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Fire Retardants: The Toxics in Your Dust

It's in your dust. It's also in your blood. And your fat. Most likely it is in your child's halloween costume, the milk of most mothers you know, and your computer. It shows up in all the dust tested …

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The Blue-Green Algae Debate

I've been taking algae supplements for years, but I heard recently that they might be toxic. Are they? For many years, I too have heard concerns about the potential toxicity of blue-green algae, but I…

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Safer Nail Polish

My daughter is hoping to be pregnant soon, and I am worried about her using nail polish since I heard it is unhealthy for fetuses. Are there any that are safe? My daughter and I have faced the cha…

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Easy Greening: Mosquitoes

Nothing ruins outdoor fun like itchy bites from these pesky little whiners, but conventional bug sprays are toxic to the environment and contain neurotoxic ingredients. Instead, try these safe, effect…

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