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Phthalates heighten risk for childhood asthma

(Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health 17 September 2014) Researchers at the Columbia Center for Children’s Environmental Health at the Mailman School of Public Health are the first to demonstrate an association between childhood asthma and prenatal exposure to two phthalates used in a diverse array of household products. 24 more words

Environmental Toxicology

Health Woes to Worsen Due to Climate Change, Study Warns

By Dennis Thompson
HealthDay Reporter

MONDAY, Sept. 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Coupled with worldwide marches demanding action on climate change, a new study warns that rising temperatures and altered weather patterns in the United States may soon exacerbate many existing health risks. 576 more words

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Asthma Funding Needed to Combat Effects of Virus

With respiratory viruses forcing more asthmatic children into hospitals and emergency rooms across Missouri, Governor Nixon should consider releasing the asthma education and assessment funding passed in the fiscal year 2015 budget. 341 more words

Fiscal Year 2015 Budget

Fighting Enterovirus with Essential Oils

You have heard about it, Enterovirus.  It is striking hard and fast, quickly spreading all over the country.  You see it all over the news and facebook.  840 more words

The Never List

Meet Beautycounter’s ‘Never List’

Beautycounter has banned 1,500 harmful toxins and ingredients from their products.

Read your labels! Anything look familiar?

Maybe Beautycounter isn’t for you, that’s okay. 68 more words


No More Wheezing

Last week my 6 year old son woke up with a cough on Monday- wasn’t too bad, I chalked it up to allergies (he’s very prone to his allergies causing respiratory issues and/or strep/ear infections.) Sent him to school, and by the time he went to bed that night he was running a low grade fever and wheezing really badly. 599 more words

Actoplus Met

Actoplus Met

Generic Name: metformin and pioglitazone (met FOR min and PYE o GLI ta zone)

Brand Names: Actoplus Met, Actoplus Met XR

What is Actoplus Met? 1,532 more words

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