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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Are You Getting 35 Grams of Fiber a Day? Here are 3 Good Reasons to Start
Are You Getting 35 Grams of Fiber a Day? Here are 3 Good Reasons to Start

You know all about the health benefits of fiber—but are you getting enough of this important nutrient on your plate…

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Summer Supplements are Your Dog’s Best Friend
Summer Supplements are Your Dog’s Best Friend

Our four-legged friends tend to be more active during the summer months—when warmer weather and longer days allow for plenty…

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Go Organic! 3 Reasons to Make the Switch
Go Organic! 3 Reasons to Make the Switch

Choosing organically grown foods is not just a trend. More and more studies are finding that organic food is better…

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Is Your Weed Killer Also Killing Your Good Bacteria?
Is Your Weed Killer Also Killing Your Good Bacteria?

Between the picnics and the pool parties, there’s a good chance your summer weekend plans will include a little lawn…

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Toxins in Your Vanity? Clever App Dishes the Dirt
Toxins in Your Vanity? Clever App Dishes the Dirt

News flash: the average adult uses about nine personal care products a day, most of them laden with harmful chemicals…

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