Category Archives: Environment

Lead in Your Plumbing?

The disastrous contaminated water situation in Flint, Michigan this year has alerted the populace across the country to the problem of lead contaminated water.  People were unaware of lead as a problem in the first place, unless you remember leaded … Continue reading

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Home Pesticide Use Tied to Child Cancer Risk

When we discover a bug in the kitchen (this story is not about computers) it is really easy to grab the “bug bomb” and zap it.  It seems to be that, as a society, we are very intolerant of bugs even though … Continue reading

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Endocrine Disruptor in Nail Polish Gets Absorbed By women’s bodies

There is Danger in those Beautiful Nails                   Environmental Working Group, which provides valuable information about chemicals and their effects on our health, has noted a study done by Duke University that we … Continue reading

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Pesticide Effects Seen Over Three Generations

…environmental exposures in one generation can affect the health of offspring even two generations later. Continue reading

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What Are the Big Food Companies Afraid Of?

“The big food companies are spending more and more money to ensure that genetically modified foods NOT be labeled. They don’t want us to know. Continue reading

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Help Say “No” to Monsanto

For your health and for all of us: 1. Buy only non-GMO foods. 2. Buy only organic or sustainable produce. Continue reading

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Protect the Bees or Forget About Eating

Are you aware that bees’ pollenating plants is necessary for 1/3 of our food crops to grow?  And forget about our beautiful flowers that we enjoy so much in the spring if we don’t have the bees to help us. … Continue reading

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