Bisphenol A (BPA) is an estrogen-mimicking substance that has been linked to a number of crippling health conditions. It has been tied to obesity and fertility problems, and numerous studies have found that it may devastate human health in other ways. Canada has taken a large step in the fight against BPA.
If you’re eager to boost your body’s levels of cancer-fighting antioxidants, look no further than the walnut. It turns out that walnuts are the superheroes of the nut world, at least when it comes to content of antioxidants, which can fight the free-radical damage that contributes to cancer
One very important factor in the addition of lean muscle is the consumption of quality protein. Best consumed after a workout, protein helps to replenish your body quickly and effectively through speedy digestion. Whey protein in particular has been shown to aid in muscle growth to a great degree.
Last month everyone wore pink to symbolize the awareness of breast cancer. Even with so much information coming out on the subject, people still heavily fear being a victim of the disease that killed approximately 41,000 people in 2006.
The USDA has been under fire recently for its admitted assault against nature, after multiple investigations have uncovered its deliberate tampering with both plants and animals alike. One such investigation has put an end to the mystery surrounding the death of millions of birds, with USDA documents revealing the organization’s role in the massive slaughter.
Perhaps government officials are simply pizza fanatics? Following a huge $12 million USDA bailout of Domino’s Pizza, the pizza chain is getting yet another helping hand from the government. In a program developed by the company to ensure that its pizza stays in school lunch cafeterias nationwide, Domino’s has introduced Domino’s smart slice.
In recent times the world has experienced what was at one time an unexplained series of bird deaths. There have been claims that the deaths were a result of electrical wiring, or even a secret U.S. weapon. The deaths were so mysterious and unaccounted for that it drew worldwide attention, with scientists searching for answers internationally.
New research shows that excessive video gaming, a problem blossoming just within the past decade, puts kids on the road to depression and anxiety. The study found that kids who spend the better part of their day in a virtual reality suffer from psychological disorders.
It is no surprise that smoking causes considerable damage to both the brain and the body, but new research has found that smoking actually causes serious genetic damage that has been linked to cancer.
The United States government finally acknowledged the harmful effects that fluoride has on the body, and recommends that water fluoridation levels be decreased nationwide. Water fluoridation has been in effect in the United States for over 65 years. The U.S. government began putting fluoride in the public water supply claiming that it would prevent tooth decay.
Recently there have been numerous unexplained incidents of birds and fish dying off in mass. The deaths were the result of unknown reasons, and were first reported across parts of the United States. More recently, however, it has been found
Vermont legislators have drafted a bill that protects citizens from the effects of the S. 510 Food Safety bill. The “Resolution for Food Sovereignty” can be found on the Vermont Commons website in full
A recent study published in Environmental Health Perspectives, a publication of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, has linked fluoride consumption with a decreased IQ in children. While the media acts like this is one of a kind
Could your wallet be a toxic dump, filled with cancer-causing chemicals that leech into the skin? Unless your wallet is empty, then the answer is yes. According to a new study entitled On The Money: BPA on Dollar Bills and Receipts, the hormone-disrupting chemical
An expert in the fight against child sexual abuse is raising the alarm about a technique the TSA is reportedly using to get children to co-operate with airport pat-downs: calling it a “game”. Ken Wooden, founder of Child Lures Prevention, says the TSA’s recommendation
Losing weight may be one of the most common goals for the United States population, with obesity rates as high as ever. With millions of people using fad diets to try and shed a few pounds, it is amazing how the essential needs of the body are often neglected.
A group of teens in the Bay Area recently protested against perfume pollution. The teens wore surgical masks and gas masks and carried signs expressing their anger towards certain toxic perfume ingredients. The teens stormed into an Abercrombie & Fitch store in San Francisco’s Westfield Mall