Tag Archives: chemicals

What is Lurking Under Your House?

One of my patients sent me a question about her home’s environment.  During earthquake retrofitting, she was informed that some dirt in front of the house had to be pushed back from the foundation. After the dirt was moved, she noticed … Continue reading

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Is your orange juice “enhanced?”

Unless you squeeze your own orange juice, the product you drink from a carton is neither fresh nor just orange juice. 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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You Still Think GMO’s are Safe?

Dr. Don Huber is an award-winning, international scientist and professor emeritus of plant pathology at Purdue University.  In this interview he describes how glyphosate (the active ingredient in Round Up herbicide) works, how it is damaging plants systemically and reducing their … Continue reading

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Goodbye to “Got Milk?”

In summary then: don’t drink milk. If you are going to use cow dairy products, be sure they are organic. Continue reading

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