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FDA Changes Nutrition Facts Label – What You Should Know

Published on February 3, 2014 By admin

  After some time where we weren’t able to write here due to some technical stuff on the site here, we’re back with a short write up on the FDA’s revisions to the nutrition labels. Those nutrition labels on the back of food packages may soon become easier to read and understand.  The Food and […]

Can We Really Trust Antimicrobial Soaps?

Published on February 26, 2013 By admin

  Do Antimicrobial soaps and sanitizers do More Harm than Good? Does it seem that this time of year (and increasingly all year long) more and more people are reaching for hand sanitizer?  The importance of properly washing your hands is undisputed, but what are you washing them with? Scientists are increasingly concerned that a […]

Tip #2 For Earth Day – Avoid BPA In Consumer Products

Published on April 17, 2012 By admin

  BPA is controversial because it exerts detectable, hormone-like properties, raising concerns about its presence in consumer products and foods contained in such products. Starting in 2008, several governments questioned its safety, prompting some retailers to withdraw polycarbonate products.   A 2010 report from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) raised further concerns regarding […]

Are Organic Foods More Nutritious & More Expensive? What The USDA & Rutgers Say

Published on July 25, 2011 By admin

  Are organic foods more nutritious & more expensive? What the USDA & Rutgers say about farmers market & chemical additives. Organic fruit and organic vegetables are grown under the watchful eye of the USDA organic program. But what makes organic fruit different, and are organic vegetables safer or healthier to eat? What makes organic […]

Are Symptoms like Asthma,Eczema & Rashes telling you its Allergy Season?

Published on May 2, 2011 By admin

  Preparing For Allergy & Pollen Season with Symptoms like: Asthma, Eczema, and Rashes are never fun.  We’ve got some great Statistics to share as well as Respiratory System & Immune System info to help you beat it!   “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” ~ Benjamin Franklin Every year, allergies […]