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Study Links PFAS Exposure With Dental Floss
Awareness of polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) has grown exponentially over the last couple of years. But there is one source of this toxic exposure that you might not have thought much about yet. A study linking PFAS exposure with dental floss could have you questioning this good hygiene habit.
Solar Farms Spilling Lead Into The Ground
When most people think of solar, they think “green energy.” But are we poisoning the earth with these panels? The research opens a debate of whether the push for solar energy is creating more environmental harm than the use of fossil fuels...
Which Vegetable Oils Are Bad for Your Health?
Over the last century, health professionals have encouraged us to consume oils from vegetables instead of animals as a general rule for heart health. However some vegetable oils can actually cause big health issues. So, which vegetable oils are good, and which are bad for your health?
Cognitive Decline Linked To Processed Foods!
New research now reveals a link between consuming processed foods and cognitive decline. The foods we eat affect our brain function. In order to think healthy, we need to eat healthily. So, what foods should you avoid to protect your brain?
Study Links Forever Chemicals To High Blood Pressure in Women
A recent study has found a connection between the blood concentration of PFAS in middle aged women and the likelihood of developing high blood pressure. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, these chemicals are in practically everything and next to impossible to avoid.
How Dangerous Are Blood Transfusions?
While routine procedures like a blood transfusion are often assumed to be safe, there is always a risk of complications. These can range from mild to severe. They may include both immediate acute symptoms and slow to develop long-term diseases.
“Is Chewing Gum Plastic?”
Used to freshen breath and curb bad habits, chewing gum seems fairly harmless. Would you be surprised to learn that your favorite peppermint or spearmint gum is made of plastic?
Toxic Chemicals In Your Favorite Jeans
If you value good health, you may want to rethink your next pair of jeans. Though denim seems like a simple casual fashion choice, easy to pair with a range of colors and patterns, there is a darker side hiding beneath the surface.
The Downside of Upcycled Food
Meant to reduce waste and increase sustainability, Food Upcycling is now being used with less virtuous motives. The result is a reduction in food quality and safety that is making some consumers a bit weary. That's because upcycled foods contain ingredients that would normally be considered unmarketable and unconsumable.
Will The New GMO Food Labeling Law Lead To Positive Change?
A new GMO Food Labeling Law is now in effect. It is supposed to make it easier for you to avoid foods containing genetically modified organisms. But will it? Many experts are saying the law will only create more confusion. Learn their biggest concerns.
Common Chemical Endangers Reproductive Health
Hormone-disrupting phthalates may be found in nearly every household—they are in everything from disposable plastics to personal care products. Studies now show that this group of chemicals is endangering human reproduction and development. In this blog, learn the dangers and how to protect yourself and future generations.
Are Bioengineered Ingredients “Natural”?
Confused by labels that indicate a product is both all-natural and bioengineered? Energy Matters, LLC. explores what these terms really mean in order to uncover whether consumers are being misled.
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