Shoes and Toxins


Recent studies offer a few health-related reasons to leave your shoes at the door.

Shedding your shoes when you come inside is the first step to stopping bacteria, toxins, dirt, and other unwanted hitchhikers from making themselves at home in your home.

This article originally appeared as “Remove Your Shoes … Please?” in the March 2016 issue of Experience Life.

Heidi Wachter is Experience Life's staff writer.

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