The increase in high-rise buildings around the world is crowding out our exposure to natural sunlight. This is producing negative health effects for our bodies and our planet.
Bacteriophages – called phages for short – are involved in the spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria from factory farming. But now some phages are being sprayed onto foods by large food manufacturers. What are bacteriophages and are they safe to spray onto our foods?
Multiple studies are finding that perfluorinated compounds (PFCs) are building up in the environment, and building up in our bodies. They are also weakening our immune systems.
Research is showing that the generals and politicians are wrong about a limited nuclear war. Billions of people will die. Find out how, and why we all need to get involved.
More than three decades of research proves arsenic is a leading cause of multiple forms of cancer. Learn what arsenic does and how we can protect ourselves from its toxic effects.
Research has found that many popular brands of bottled water can contain significant microplastic particles. Find out which brands had the most, how they are harmful, and how to avoid drinking plastics with your water.
Parkinson’s disease has now been linked to pesticide exposure and herbicide exposure by a number of scientific studies. Learn which specific chemicals are the most problematic and how prevalent they are in our foods.
The new U.S. plan to open up all our waters to offshore oil drilling is not done yet. You still have time to comment. Here is a copy of my comment.
Research confirms that drinking waters can contain pharmaceuticals including antibiotics and psychoactive drugs. Even some commercial bottled waters contain these chemicals.
Invasive eucalyptus trees have spread throughout California and are proven to promote drought conditions. The USDA is now set to permit a large-scale release of a GMO eucalyptus species throughout the U.S. South.
Recent research links air fresheners and fragrances to skin and respiratory allergies. Find out what chemicals and types of products produce allergy symptoms.
Three states have now banned fracking in the United States, due to environmental and health concerns for its citizens.
Some clothing contains formaldehyde well beyond safe limits. Learn how this this chemical is linked to cancer, dermatitis and neurological disorders. And it doesn’t wash out easily.
New studies confirm we need both UVA and UVB sunshine. Research finds UVA rays reduce blood pressure and aid moods. UVB produces best form of vitamin D. Time to reconsider our sunscreen use.