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Non-Toxic Lotions

I have a bee in my bonnet about non-toxic lotions. This is entirely due to my own search for store-bought body lotion that I am: a) willing to put on my body (remember, your skin is your largest o…

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Is Your Food Making You Old?

Feeling fatigued, forgetful, or achy? Don't automatically chalk it up to getting older. These easy fixes may turn back the clock. By Norine Dworkin-McDaniel, Prevention What if the founta…

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Whole Foods Launches Rating System For Cleaning Products

Just in time for Earth Day, Whole Foods Market introduced its Eco-Scale rating system to help shoppers make smarter, greener choices for their homes and the planet. Everyone wants their home to b…

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Dumbing Down the American Population

"Given that human capital is a prerequisite for success in the global economy, U.S. economic competitiveness is unsustainable with poorly prepared students feeding into the workforce." Kirsch, 2007 …

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Is Your Diet Giving You the Blues?

By Sara Novak, Planet Green Were finding out more and more everyday that the mind and the body are integrally connected. The way we treat our bodies has much to do with the way we feel each day.…

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BPA-Laden Receipts in Popular Stores

By Siel Ju, MNN BPA, aka bisphenol-A is revealing itself more and more in our lives. The endocrine disruptor linked to cancer, reproductive problems, and lots of other ills, has shown up in so…

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Kombucha is Disappearing and This is Causing Quite a Stink

At first glance a bottle of commercially available Kombucha looks a whole lot like one of the many boutique, iced teas being aggressively marketed to thirsty consumers. Twist off the top, and you hear…

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Is Your Adrenal Gland as Fatigued as You Are?

Adrenal fatigue? Say what? I hear you. Its certainly nothing they ever taught me in medical school, and chances are that if you go to your doctor at Kaiser and ask to get tested for it, theyll r…

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Better Fast Food

More restaurants offering both fast, casual service and alternatives to hormone-loaded burgers and nuggets are finding success with a public that is increasingly choosing to eat more consciously and h…

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10 Ways Food Can Bring Out the Best in Your Genes

Most of us believe that age related diseases like high blood pressure, heart disease, arthritis, adult onset diabetes, stroke, cancer, etc are the inevitable consequences of aging, but we are now…

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