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Consumer Alert: Sunscreen Chemicals Pose New Threat to Women

In a new study, British researchers found that common ultraviolet (UV) filters used in sunscreens were present in the breast tissue of 95 percent of women undergoing mastectomies.


6 All-Natural Insect Repellents that Actually Work

Here's how you dodge mosquito bites with all natural insect repellents that work.


Disinfectants and Sanitizers Linked to Thyroid Cancer

A study finds people in occupations that involve frequent use of disinfectants and sanitizers, such as workers in the healthcare field, are at a markedly higher risk of developing thyroid cancer. Exposure to the chemicals called biocides can double or triple the likelihood of the disease.


6 Good Reasons to Stop Drinking Soda Immediately

If drinking soda is one of your guilty pleasures, you should pause to think about what you’re really putting in your body each time you take a sip.


The 6 Most Dangerous Chemicals on Your Gym Clothes

You make the effort to exercise so you can enjoy better physical and mental health. But are toxins in your workout clothes undermining some of the benefits?


5 Ways GMOs are Destroying Our Planet

Not only does GMOs have a negative impact on our food, but they are harmful tot he Earth.


7 Things to Know About Tap Water

Here’s a rundown of some of the chemicals that are more than likely lurking in your tap water.


The 7 Most Toxic Foods in Your Grocery Store

Prevention recently released a great cut-and-dry list of 7 foods that should never cross your lips.


Understanding Toxins and 6 Ways You Can Get Rid of Them

Is your body equipped with the necessary tools to thoroughly cleanse toxins from your system?


4 Ways to Know if Your Body Needs a Cleanse

Learn 4 signs of toxicity and helpful ways to rid your body of harmful toxins.