Tag: environmental health

Air pollution raises the risk of death in the elderly

According to a new study, the risk from air pollution is more than the sum of these parts — because if you’re on the older side, inhaling dirty air for even a brief period of time could send you [...]

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Radiation increases miscarriage risk

According to a new study, you should think twice about all those devices in your home that is running on full blast - the high-tech flat-screen TV, low-tech toaster, WiFi router etc - because the [...]

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Combat the onslaught of environmental toxins with antioxidants

We live in a toxic world – and that’s not changing anytime soon. But before you succumb to the toxic juices your brain may be marinating in right now, there’s something you can do to help clear [...]

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Chemical fragrances come with plenty of toxins

A third of participants complained of headaches as a result of their exposure to chemical fragrances, which tend to be full of toxins.

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Is your drinking water contaminated with this killer chemical?

High levels of cancer-causing chemicals called PFAS have been showing up in much of our nation’s drinking water supply.

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The most BPA-laden foods, revealed!

A new report lists the foods that are the most laden with BPA, a dangerous chemical that disrupts your endocrine system. And while the worst offenders have been revealed to be canned soups, [...]

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Listeria, E. coli linked to another major food recall

The recent recall of Nature Valley's granola bars in Canada only goes to show how quickly dangerous and infectious bacteria like E.coli and Listeria can cause havoc...

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Choose the right swimming pool for a healthy way to cool off

According to the CDC, public pools are so unhealthy that one out of every eight pools that are inspected must be closed immediately. Here’s how to keep yourself safe… and cool.

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