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Diapers: Cloth Vs Plastic

We have no reason to ignore the facts...

September 2005 (Alive Magazine) www.alive.com  The Case for Cloth by Michele Hagadorn, BASc (Nutr), RNCP, CFT Today’s cloth diapers are revolutionized. They are easy to use, environmentally friendly, much healthier for your precious baby, and have the added bonus of saving you money. Picture your baby snuggling in natural, soft cotton. Now imagine how it would feel to sit in a chemical-laden paper and plastic product. Where would you rather be? Cotton Comfort Cotton diapers are breathable, allowing free air flow and less bacterial growth. This feature has been shown to lower the incidence of diaper rash and help keep your baby cool. In fact, a German study published in 2000 linked disposable diaper use to male infertility. Researchers concluded that the use of plastic-lined diapers resulted in significantly higher scrotal skin temperatures in the 48 infants and children studied. Super Convenient Today, cotton diapers are fitted and formed to baby’s bum–…