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Climate Change Comes to Credit Cards

For the individual citizen, climate change can seem overwhelming. How can one person make a difference? There are ways, though, like carpooling and swapping out incandescent light bulbs for fluorescen…


Amazon Kindle: Reading Green? has an intriguing product called the Kindle. It's a way to read books electronically, and it's got some great features. At 10.3 ounces it's lighter than most paperbacks. It has a user-frie…


The Responsible Endowments Coalition

As a college or university alumnus, do you know exactly where your money goes when you write your check in response to the annual appeal? As a college student or parent of a college student, do you kn…

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Cleanse Your Circulatory System

Are you feeling sluggish? Do you have chronic fatigue syndrome or fibromyalgia? Do you get ill frequently? Are you facing or recovering from surgery? Got cellulite? If so, lymph drainage therapy may b…


Fish Oil and Mental Health

For people suffering from depression or bipolar disorder, prescription drugs can be a mixed blessing. Even if they help—and they don't always—the side effects, including weight gain and depressed sex…


Less is More with Network Spinal Analysis

If you're looking for a wellness program to improve your quality of life, Network Spinal Analysis ("NSA") is an intriguing option—if you're open to a process that takes time. Where health is conce…


How To Be an Ethical Investor

Investing is a tricky business, and it's doubly so when you want to limit yourself to companies that are truly socially responsible. If you want to be scrupulously ethical as well as smart, how do y…

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LDN: An Emerging Treatment for Auto-Immune Disease

If you're one of the millions of people with auto-immune disease, there may be help for you. It's a drug with a mouthful of a name—Low-Dosage Naltrexone, or LDN for short. LDN is best known for its…

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Greening your home is the ultimate no-brainer—sort of. We all know it's the right thing to do, and that it'll save money, too. Doing it can be intimidating, though. What do the various options cost? W…


The Science Behind Transcendental Meditation

The recent death of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi brought an avalanche of attention to the man and the spiritual practice, Transcendental Meditation (also known as TM), that he made famous. The guru had many …


about Carl Frankel

Carl Frankel is a journalist and author who has been writing about green business, green products, and integral living for the past 20 years. He has published and written a newsletter on green products and green consumerism (Green MarketAlert), served as North American editor for a magazine on socially responsible business (Tomorrow Magazine), and authored one book on green business (In Earth's Company) and another on integral living (Out of the Labyrinth).

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