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A Fun Natural Treatment?

September 28, 2016

Or scariest, depending on your phobias. If you suffer from frequent kidney stones, here’s a revelation for you: the cure might be a few trips on a rollercoaster! When a urological surgeon noticed anecdotes piling up about patients who passed small kidney stones after a visit to Disneyworld, he dug a little deeper. Most stories […]

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You may not remember, but you probably first heard about Chromium-6 in 2000, when the movie Erin Brockovich came out; Chromium-6 is the cancer-causing water contaminant that she fought against in California. Chromium-6 is back in the headlines because a new report found that 200 million—that’s about two-thirds—of Americans have more Chromium-6 in their drinking […]

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With all the water-supply reports out there, it might be time for a detox with Zeolite. Lead has been a big headline this year, and it hasn’t been limited to just one city, it looks like there are many cities (mostly east of the Mississippi) that have too much lead. But there’s something else that’s […]

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As the Lead Scandal Broadens

January 26, 2016

You’re probably following everything going on in Flint, Michigan, if only by the headlines—in a nutshell, they started using a river as a water source to save money without properly treating the water, leading to corrosion of the pipes it was carried in and lead contamination of the water. Lead isn’t safe for consumption—especially at […]

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As cool as it is we can travel coast to coast in half a day—let’s be honest: riding in an airplane sucks. Sure, it’s amazing, there’s awesome views, and it keeps families close, but you’re packed in, cramped for hours, and the cabin can start to get a little claustrophobic. Travelling by car? It can […]

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