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FAIL! Neurotoxins, Our Brains and the Limitations of Scientific Testing

Below are 3 detailed reports on neurotoxic chemicals and their effects on our bodies. I’d argue that in light of the fact that we are polluted, the system as it is has failed us. I mean, the contributing products are … Continue reading

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Ten Tips to a Healthier, Chemical Hangover-Free Holiday

The season of merriment approaches. Here are some things to think about so you and your guests don’t wake up with the typical holiday hangover. And I don’t mean just from drinking alcohol. In addition, I’ve listed some ideas about … Continue reading

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Why Boys are Turning into Girls Article

Article in the Telegraph in the UK Published: 7:00PM BST 23 Oct 2009 Why boys are turning into girls Gender-bending chemicals are largely exempt from new EU regulations, warns Geoffrey Lean. From the article: “Here’s something rather rotten from the … Continue reading

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Does Your Sunscreen Work? EWG’s Guide for Best and Worst of 2009

Does your sunscreen work? Surprisingly, 3 of 5 brand-name sunscreens either don’t protect skin from sun damage or contain hazardous chemicals — or both. An Environmental Working Group investigation of 1,581 sunscreens rates the season’s best — and worst. Go … Continue reading

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Live Call-in Talkcast with Stacy Malkan, Author of Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of The Beauty Industry

Next Week on Living in a Chemical Soup Podcast: Guest: Stacy Malkan is co-founder of the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics and author of “Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry”. When? Tuesday, June 9 at … Continue reading

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Environmental Defence and Others Urge Johnson and Johnson to Remove Harmful Chemicals from Baby Products

2009 May 26 Johnson & Johnson Urged to Make Safer Baby Products Environmental Defence, Breast Cancer Action Montreal, and more than 40 US groups urge company to remove harmful chemicals from their products Toronto/San Francisco – Environmental Defence and Breast … Continue reading

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What’s the Connection Between Fertility, Male Testes and Our Household Products?

  The Disappearing Male– a 45 min documentary available online. http://www.cbc.ca/documentaries/doczone/2008/disappearingmale/ You can download a 45 minute documentary film from this site.  Or, play the film online.  There is a link to the right of the page.  Find “Watch Doc … Continue reading

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