Lead Exposure Study Shows U.S. Deaths are Surging

Water Lead

Approximately 400,000 deaths are associated every year to lead contamination, 250 000 are from cardiovascular disease.  This is 10 times higher than was previously reported.  Over 20-year study of 14,200 adults 20y ears or older by Lancet Public Health.   Exposure to lead increases death due to cardiovascular disease, and ischaemic heart disease. According to the […]

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What is BPA and Why You Should Be Concerned

Bisphenol A (abbreviated BPA) is an organic compound with the formula (CH3)2C(C6H4OH)2. Bisphenol A, commonly used in plastics and polyesters, has become controversial because it mimics estrogen and thus could induce unhealthy hormonal responses. Bisphenol A’s most popular use is in Polycarbonate plastic, which is clear and nearly shatter-proof. It is used to make a […]

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New Thinking on Fish Oil and Osteoarthritis

We all know that fish oil is great for your brain, skin, and joints, as well as serving an important function in every single cell in your body. New research is now linking fish oil to the treatment of osteoarthritis, the degenerative and painful condition that results in the deterioration of joints, cartilage, and bone. […]

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