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Scientists Agree, BPA is an ‘Ovarian Toxicant’

Studies of humans, mice, monkeys, and sheep all point to the same scary conclusion -- that BPA wreaks havoc on the female reproductive system. Bisphenol A, commonly known as BPA, is an ingredient u…

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32 Surprising Sources of Toxic Heavy Metals

Heavy metal is a serious threat to the health of your body and brain. Iím not referring to Ozzy Osbourne or Metallica here, although too much headbanging has probably damaged more than a few brain cel…

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Can I Recycle This?

We all know to recycle our glass and plastic bottles, newspapers and cardboard boxes.† In addition to these, I bet most or all of the following list of recyclable items are in your home.† If you're no…

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Deodorant Dos & Don’ts

Lately, it seems, something stinks about antiperspirant. We've been told that conventional products contain ingredients that have been linked to Alzheimer's and breast cancer, though the American Can…

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Connect the Dots: Aluminum Cans

I don't know about you but the single most effective way I have found to change people's habits is to educate them as to what they are causing when they do something. I've found this to be the case w…

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2 Cookware Materials to Avoid

To run a greener kitchen and household, some cookware materials are better than others. Whether you simply dabble in the kitchen or cook up a storm, there are some kinds of cookware to steer clear of …

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The Single Most Important Thing to Recycle

Guess which electronic piece of equipment you can run for three hours because of the energy savings of recycling just one aluminum can? Answer: A computer or a television set! Aluminum is the …

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