Withholding Fluids From Young Children…Child Abuse or School Compliance?

The Ultimate Price for Bathroom Use Kids Have to “Pay” to Use the Bathroom in School? I’ve always thought that eliminating waste was a human necessity and not an earned privilege; but it looks like schools across America have a different idea.  Texas – A second-grade teacher charges good-behavior “bucks” for bathroom visits.  Consequently a…

Lance Armstrong (and others)…Your Competitive Edge Was Right Under Your Nose!

It’s too bad that Lance Armstrong (and others before him) couldn’t have spoken with some other extraordinary athletes that know firsthand what it means to have a drug-free competitive edge.  People like Tiger Woods or  3 time weightlifting champion, Wade Lightheart or Magic Johnson or Jillian Michaels or Olympian ice skating medalist “Elvis“, or the last…

How Old Do You Look on the INSIDE?

The amount of antioxidants in your body is directly proportional to how long you will live. – Dr. Richard Cutler, Former Director of National Institute of Aging Washington DC, USA CHANGE YOUR WATER…CHANGE YOUR LIFE! CLICK HERE to see for yourself!

Drug Cartel or Just Another Consumer Rip-Off?

This sheds new light on the old cliche’  “that’s a tough pill to swallow”. This “pill” should make you choke! Did you ever wonder how much it costs a drug company for the active ingredient in your prescription medications? Some people think it must cost a lot  since many drugs sell for more than $5.00+…

Is Living in America Bad For Our Health, Ladies? Apparently so…

As we fight to raise awareness about breast cancer in America we need to also need to diligently pursue answers for prevention.  From where I’m sitting prevention is far more appealing than the need to cure. I found this quote within the “Reducing Environmental Cancer Risk…What We Can Do Now” cancer panel report that is…

Money Stress is a Killer! Why Don’t You Turn on the Tap?

A new report from the American Psychological Association finds that “money remains the biggest stressor” in Americans’ lives, despite reports of a healing economy. Money was found to be “a somewhat or very significant source of stress for 64% of Americans”, overall, but especially for the following subgroups: Parents (77% felt stressed about money) “Gen…

Is Convenience Killing Your Children? Ask Mercola!

Mercola Headlines: “Worst Endocrine Disruptors Revealed AND They Could Be Raising Your Family’s Cancer Risk” Here are a few of the highlights: A number of common chemicals in your home and environment are known as endocrine disruptors, many of which are found in plastic products Endocrine-disrupting chemicals are similar in structure to natural sex hormones…

A Word From the Peanut Gallery…It’s Not That Simple

  As far as I’m concerned, food allergies can be officially added to the list of epidemic conditions in America.  When I was a child I didn’t know one single person with an allergy to peanuts.  We probably would all have starved to death without ample access to peanut butter and jelly sandwiches.  Peanut butter…

Preservatives In Baby Wipes? What Are You Thinking?

According to a study published in Pediatrics,  a preservative called methylisothiazolinone (MI) found in many wet wipes can cause acute contact dermatitis. Why in the world  is it necessary to add preservatives to baby wipes?  Better yet, why are you using them? By raising the pH of your tap water you can easily use just…

Age of Convenience…A Painful Reminder

We don’t want to diet.  We want a pill that miraculously makes us lose weight or we go to a surgeon to have our fat surgically removed. We don’t want to exercise.  We buy six-pack enhancers from “As Seen on TV” and hope they work in 20 minutes or less. We don’t want to think…