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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Make Your Own Natural Cleansing Products! 5 Simple Home & Body Recipes
Make Your Own Natural Cleansing Products! 5 Simple Home & Body Recipes

When was the last time you took a good look at the ingredients in your favorite household and personal care…

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3 Essential Supplements for Summer Travel (Your Tummy Will Thank You!)
3 Essential Supplements for Summer Travel (Your Tummy Will Thank You!)

Summer is almost here! The weather is warm, the kids will soon be out of school, and vacation is calling.…

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E-cigarettes May Be Just as Harmful to Smokers (and Secondhand Smokers)
E-cigarettes May Be Just as Harmful to Smokers (and Secondhand Smokers)

Think your electronic cigarettes are safer than the real thing? Or that they pose no threat to you and those…

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Study: Go Organic for a Week to Greatly Reduce Pesticide Levels
Study: Go Organic for a Week to Greatly Reduce Pesticide Levels

If you think switching to organic foods won’t much of an impact on your overall body burden of accumulated toxins,…

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Detox: 101 — 5 Ways Love Your Liver!
Detox: 101 — 5 Ways Love Your Liver!

Did you know the word “liver” comes from an Old English word for “life”? That’s because the length and quality…

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5 Healthy Tips for Air Quality Awareness Week
5 Healthy Tips for Air Quality Awareness Week

  Today marks the start of Air Quality Awareness Week, which means this week individuals and communities across the country…

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Court Rules to Uphold EPA Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS)
Court Rules to Uphold EPA Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS)

Last week the U.S. Court of Appeals ruled in favor of upholding national limits on dangerous air pollutants emitted by…

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