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New Research Links Air Pollution to Anxiety, Increased Stroke Risk

Two new reports featured in The British Medical Journal point to air pollution as a potential threat to both mental…

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Urban Green Spaces are Good for the Heart

The noise, the traffic, the constant hustle and bustle—if you’ve ever lived in a big city, you know how stressful…

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Are Toxins Lurking in Your “Green” Cleaning Products?

From your kitchen cleaner to your bathroom air fresheners, you probably think going green means making a healthier choice for…

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New Studies Reveal the Truth about E-cigs

Electronic cigarette users seem to be everywhere you look these days—in restaurants, at sporting events, even beside you in the…

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Beat the Mid-Winter Slump with Cleansing!* New Year’s Resolution Tip #8
Beat the Mid-Winter Slump with Cleansing!* New Year’s Resolution Tip #8

You’ve almost made it through January, but it feels like spring is light years away. The holidays are over, reality…

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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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