What Have We Done To Our Children??? Will You Take Responsibility?

In a study spearheaded by the Environmental Working Group (EWG), researchers found as many as 287 toxic chemicals in newborn babies: 180 of these chemicals are KNOWN to cause cancer in humans 217 are toxic to the brain and nervous system 208 cause developmental problems A little bit of arsenic in chicken….a few pesticides on…

I Used To Be a “Free Radical”…Now They Are My Enemy!

I lived a worry-free life for a very long time.  I didn’t give a second thought to organic eating or a wellness protocol.  In fact, I made jokes about both.   It wouldn’t have occurred to me that “oxidative stress” had anything to do with the human body.  I was a “free radical” with good health and…

Pregnant Women…Prescription for Good Health

This Austin-based community clinic has the right idea for pregnant women!   They are taking a proactive approach to leading them toward better health and habits for themselves and their unborn babies.  Check it out!  “Doctor’s orders” Huffington Post: October 8, 2012 Every expectant mother knows that good nutrition is important during pregnancy. But a…

Don’t Wash Your Veggies?

Do you take special care to wash your fruits and veggies before they are prepared to eat?  If you live on a public water supply system don’t bother.  You would be better served to wipe them off than you are to wash them.  Why?  Because pesticides are made to be water repellent, you won’t be…