Quitting Smoking? New Year’s Resolution Tip #1
Quitting Smoking? New Year’s Resolution Tip #1

Did you know tobacco use is the single largest preventable cause of death and disease in the United States?i Even…

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Study: Most Americans Okay with GMOs and Nanotech Foods
Study: Most Americans Okay with GMOs and Nanotech Foods

Nanotechnology sounds like something out of a sci-fi movie—not something that should be on your plate. The same goes for…

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Are Toxins Taking a Toll on Your IQ?
Are Toxins Taking a Toll on Your IQ?

In yet another study about the damaging effects of toxic chemicals on human health, researchers in Canada have found evidence…

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New Study Says Most Americans Harboring Toxic Flame Retardants
New Study Says Most Americans Harboring Toxic Flame Retardants

Based on the results of yet another study involving flame retardant chemicals, scientists from the Silent Spring Institute say most…

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Study Finds Detergent Packets Highly Dangerous for Kids
Study Finds Detergent Packets Highly Dangerous for Kids

You’ve probably seen those nifty little laundry detergent gel packs. The ones you just pop in the washing machine without…

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Study: Toxic Well Water Raises Heart Health Risks
Study: Toxic Well Water Raises Heart Health Risks

Environmental toxins surround us every day, contributing to a nationwide increase in illness and chronic disease. Just recently, a new…

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Take the Fright Out of Halloween Night: Tips for Reducing Toxins
Take the Fright Out of Halloween Night: Tips for Reducing Toxins

As part of the healthystuff.org project, researchers from The Ecology Center recently tested more than 100 Halloween-themed items including costumes,…

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5 Fruits & Veggies to “Fall” for this Season
5 Fruits & Veggies to “Fall” for this Season

The bounty of summer produce may be coming to an end, but the fall season has a lot to offer…

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New Bill Would Ban Top 10 Toxins from Children’s Products & Furniture
New Bill Would Ban Top 10 Toxins from Children’s Products & Furniture

You may not be thinking about toxins the next time you change a diaper or put your child down for…

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Study: Secondhand Smoke Has Long-Term Impact on Children’s Health
Study: Secondhand Smoke Has Long-Term Impact on Children’s Health

Smokers are not the only ones affected by the health risks of cigarette smoking. According the American Cancer Society, secondhand…

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Gut Microbes are Your First Line of Defense: Watch This Cool Video!
Gut Microbes are Your First Line of Defense: Watch This Cool Video!

When was the last time you thought about the 100 trillion bacterial cells living and working inside your body? Before…

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6 Ways to Love Your Colon Every Day!
6 Ways to Love Your Colon Every Day!

Up to 80 percent of your immune system can be found in your gut, which means a properly functioning digestive…

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EPA Report Says U.S. Air Quality Has Improved Significantly
EPA Report Says U.S. Air Quality Has Improved Significantly

A new report from the Environmental Protection Agency brings good news for public health. According to the EPA, in just…

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DDT Still Causing Trouble: New Study Finds Obesity Link in Women
DDT Still Causing Trouble: New Study Finds Obesity Link in Women

Before it was banned in 1972 for its damaging effects on human health, the pesticide known as dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (or DDT)…

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Do You Know about the 7 Metabolic Boosters?
Do You Know about the 7 Metabolic Boosters?

There is no magic bullet for losing weight and keeping it off—but there are things you can do each day…

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