We’ve all heard it, and we’ve all seen it on product labels: “All Natural!” These “all natural” products seem to be preferable over their more processed counterparts. Another favorite phrase heard is, “We don’t want those chemicals; we like all natural!” (Everything is made up of chemicals, by the way. Literally everything). Aside from most people not really understanding what “All Natural” labeling means, we’ve somehow made it synonymous with healthy or good for us, as if nature would never provide anything that would harm us.
As this list will clarify, that simply isn’t the case. Just because something is “all natural” doesn’t mean that it is in any way without risks or side effects. Nature has some pretty big teeth. To help us get some perspective on this, here are 25 All Natural Things That Can Be Harmful To You.