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What Are Plastics Doing to Our Children’s Brains?

Plastic isn't just bad for the environment. A group of chemicals added to plastic can impact human health...especially children's brains. They're called phthalates. Phthalates are found in hundred…

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How Your Mind Affects Your Body

We are at last beginning to show that there is an intimate and dynamic relationship between what is going on with our feelings and thoughts, and what happens in the body. A Time Magazine special showe…

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10 Surprising Foods High in Sodium

Most of us know that fast food and frozen foods are high in sodium. Then there are the chips and other snack foods that tend to be doused in the white stuff. Itís fairly obvious to most people that th…

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Loudest Cat Purr In The World

Americans have a reputation for being loud, but in the the contest of who has the loudest cat, the Brits have now won two Guinness Book of World Records (GWR) titles in a row. In 2011, a British k…

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What Exactly are Twizzlers Made Of?

Every day in movie theaters, living rooms, and at sporting events across the nation people are chowing down on Twizzlers. But what exactly are these rubbery, almost neon red-colored snacks made of? …

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Hearty Tomato Lentil Soup

A nice hearty bowl of soup sometimes is all you need. Full of protein, vitamins and nutrients, this soup is a great flavorful and nutritious meal for Meatless Monday or any day of the week. 1 Ĺ cup…

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Nepal’s Animal Earthquake Victims Getting Help

More than a week after the little Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal was struck†by an earthquake so massive it shrunk Mt. Everest,†people and animals are struggling to get back on their feet. As internatio…

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11 Ways to Eliminate Genetically-Modified Food from the Planet

By now you may have heard that the state of Vermont was victorious against the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and other industry groups in upholding their law requiring genetically-modified f…

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The Fast Food Industry’s Dirty Little Secret

In his documentary Supersize Me, Morgan Spurlock publicized the huge health costs of regularly consuming fast food. And, most people know that fast food is high in sugar, fat, sodium, chemical additiv…

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Extinction Is Happening Every Day

Extinction sucks. The reality is that extinction is real, and happening every day. Hereís the sad thing about extinction: the death of the last member of a species is rarely witnessed. Take t…

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Frank, Frank, " Until otherwise shown if you have A, B and C, until you can show there is a caus…

Frank Please stop attacking the poor sod for his lack of knowledge... Instead, as a fellow Americ…

Gee, I never had hair on my feet, never knew they wre supposed to have hair

good article, thanks. I just happen to have mustard powder. time-saving. Good info trying to keep …