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Can You Trust A Non Toxic Or Green Cleaning Products Label?

April 7, 2015

  One question I wish I’d known the answer to a long time ago is: Can you trust a non toxic or green cleaning products label? It’s tough when they’re not really tested.  Here are some statistics:   Of the over 80,000 chemicals used in the U.S. the EPA has required toxicity testing on fewer […]

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Boost Your Mood With These “Feel Better Foods”

October 17, 2014

  It’s not uncommon to turn to food when you need a pick me up.  But too often, food choices derail our plans to eat healthy   Foods can have a noticeable effect on our moods.  We know that eating healthy will help us lose weight, but there are so many other benefits.  For one, […]

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New World Cancer Report Comes Up Short On Prevention

July 17, 2014

  I was recently reading through the Sunday paper and this stat caught my attention: “Cancer cases expected to surge 57% worldwide in the next 20 years.”  For some reason these stats don’t really surprise me anymore, It’s all doom, gloom and shock in the news it seems.  The next line was “its an imminent […]

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Old vs New Food Labels (Cartoon)

March 10, 2014

A little humor to go with all the new talk about food labels!    

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More Environmental Trouble For Triclosan & Antibacterial Products

February 26, 2014

  If you’re familiar with the massive industrial chemical epidemic we’ve been dealing with for the last 30 years, than this new finding should come as no surprise to you.  A compound (Triclosan) found in antibacterial soaps, cosmetics, toothpastes and other products is increasing in Minnesota lakes and rivers  according to research by the University […]

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