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Toxins for Food

Maria G Sanchez | Posted 09.18.2016 | Green
Maria G Sanchez

I couldn't communicate as to why I didn't want to eat, because I didn't know how to get through what I tasted, and how I felt from it. Time passed and I refused to eat at Chicago Public schools, the food was beyond fake to my liking.

The Liver, the Toxins and You

Dr. Wendie Trubow | Posted 06.22.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Wendie Trubow

Your liver is the organ that does the majority of your detoxification. But if your liver is diverted to other tasks, it doesn't have the time or energy to focus on keeping your body clean.

'Toxies' Highlight Harmful Chemicals in Our Midst

D.W. Moffett | Posted 08.23.2012 | Green
D.W. Moffett

While the nominees at the Toxies -- an annual satirical awards ceremony that (dis)honors the most harmful toxic chemicals and pollutants -- may not be as recognizable to you as Emmy nominees, they are far more likely to play leading roles in your community and even your home.

10 Household Hazards That Could Be Making You Sick

Sloan Barnett | Posted 10.20.2011 | Healthy Living
Sloan Barnett

It turns out that the pollution inside our homes is worse than outside. Your home may smell clean and feel safe when it's actually filled with toxins from cleaners, paint, tap water, furniture and more.

Pesticides in Your Toothpaste and Other Legal Dangers

Martha Rosenberg | Posted 10.22.2011 | Healthy Living
Martha Rosenberg

But how many realize the antibiotic germ killers in such products are the same endocrine-disrupter pesticides producing frogs with no penises in polluted streams?

Empowering Women To Take Control Of Reproductive Health

Natalia Rose | Posted 07.10.2011 | Home
Natalia Rose

Girls are reaching puberty at significantly younger ages than ever before, even as young as 7 and 8. If you haven't seen the stats, take a look at thi...