SAD: Little Girl Hospitalized After Wearing These Popular Shoes

April 10, 2022 0 Comments

Parents are always looking out for their children, advising them to stay away from dangerous things and situations such as sharp objects, busy streets, and open flames. However, not all burns come from fires and this is the lesson one Houston mother learned after buying her daughter a brand new pair of sandals. In Felicia …

Which Alcoholic Beverages Are Gluten-Free?

March 25, 2022 0 Comments

increasingly people are limiting the amount of gluten they eat, whether out of necessity or curiosity or to achieve certain health benefits. One of the greatest difficulties with a gluten-free diet is that it requires you to avoid many common foods and drinks, including some alcoholic beverages. This can make it challenging to know what …

The Truth about Non-Toxic Nail Polish, Plus the Best Alternative for Put-Together Nails

March 25, 2022 0 Comments

Scanning the ingredients list of things you plan to put into your body might be second nature at the grocery store. You might even peruse the labels on skincare products before you click “add to cart.” But what about the products you’re using for your nails? Does your favorite coral polish or that oh-so-stylish gel …

Hidden Endocrine Disruptors in Household Products

March 18, 2022 0 Comments

We put a lot of trust into the home and beauty products we use every day, but if you do a little digging, you’ll find that some products have the potential to harm us, and one of those ways is by interfering with our endocrine system. Several specific chemicals in beauty products are known as …

The Chemicals to Avoid in Your Shampoo and Body Wash!

March 18, 2022 0 Comments

While the bath products we choose are theoretically designed to clean our bodies, that doesn’t necessarily mean the products themselves are “clean.” When bath and toiletry products are referred to as “clean,” it means they’re created with mindfulness for the environment and for our bodies. Clean products are free of certain chemicals called endocrine disruptors, …

CDC Guidance: Over 90% of U.S. Population Can Drop Masks

March 15, 2022 0 Comments

More than 90% of Americans live in areas where they can drop their masks while indoors, according to updated data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It’s a significant change from last week when more than 70% of the population lived in low or medium COVID-19 community levels under the agency’s new framework, which relies …

Does Melatonin Work for Sleep?

March 15, 2022 0 Comments

Many people struggle to fall or stay asleep. And for an increasing number of Americans, the way to fight back is with over-the-counter melatonin supplements. An analysis by the Journal of the American Medical Association published Feb. 1, 2022, suggested that between 2000 and 2018, the percentage of people using melatonin in the U.S. rose from 0.4% to 2.1%, with …

Are There Foods to Fight Wrinkles?

March 14, 2022 0 Comments

Age comes for everyone sooner or later, and one of the many ways it changes the body is the face you present to the world. Over time, “the skin becomes less elastic, drier and thinner,” says Dr. Troy Pittman, a board-certified plastic surgeon in private practice in Washington, D.C. These changes mean the skin is …

Opioid addiction and the unborn: The epidemic is even taking a toll on the youngest Americans

March 14, 2022 0 Comments

According to the researchers, people with drug addiction often report taking a combination of substances. One of these combinations is a mix of opioid and benzodiazepine, a class of psychoactive drugs, such as Xanax and Ativan, that are commonly prescribed for anxiety and other conditions. However, the link between polysubstance abuse and NAS remains unclear. To investigate, the …

Doctors Issue Warning About One Of America’s Most Popular Foods; If You Eat It, Stop ASAP

March 3, 2022 0 Comments

An experiment performed by a doctor in Massachusetts has people questioning whether they will ever eat instant noodles again. Dr. Braden Kuo of Massachusetts General Hospital used a camera the size of a pill to find out what happens while the body digests pre-cooked noodles. The resulting video showed that the noodles were still largely …