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Not-So-Safe Foods You Should Avoid

Photo Courtesy of:  Thinkstock/iStockphoto Some foods have been promoted as "healthy," when they're exactly the opposite. Clean Plates founder Jared Koch shared nine examples.  Here's an expansion on…

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The Effects of Air Pollution on Prenatal Health

By Molly Rauch What a pregnant mom eats, drinks, and breathes can obviously affect her baby. We know this from studies of alcohol consumption and cigarette smoking, among other things. But how does…

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Celebrate World Animal Day at the Humane Planet Expo

World Animal Day, October 4th, was originally started in 1931 at a convention of ecologists in Florence, Italy as a way of highlighting the plight of endangered species. Since then it has grown to…

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Petroleum Jelly on Your Face?

A woman I know recently told me that she uses Vaseline on her face every night—as in, petroleum jelly? I asked. Oh yes, she replied. I wondered about the wisdom behind intentionally slathering oneself…

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Another study without any deeper use. And the hedaline is terribly misleading. What is it good for?

Cute, but I saw this yesterday on Care2 already.

It's always interesting to learn that so many commercial products can be duplicated at home using si…

Good article, thanks!

thank you for the helpful article