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Why I avoid tinned foods

When I embarked on my journey of a healthier future I had no idea just how much I’d have to change and learn!

One of the things I learned pretty early on, was to avoid canned foods. 1,042 more words


no receipt, please

We all know about receipts.  I don’t have to explain to you, my smarty pants friends and family. We all know that they contain BPA. 470 more words


What you should know about Bisphenol-A

Bisphenol-A also known as BPA is an environmental estrogen that we are constantly exposed to. It is used to harden plastics. In fact, it is found in most products made of plastic. 658 more words


The Mysteries of Allergies

The web of small red bumps draped around the left side of Logan’s mouth is stubbornly staying put. It emerged more than a month ago, and ever since, we’ve been trying to pinpoint its mysterious cause. 993 more words


To Your Health: Put down that water bottle and read this

Does your pricey beverage container proudly proclaim “BPA-free”?

That’s nice.

But … what does that mean, exactly?

BPA stands for bisphenol A, and it’s a controversial chemical used in everything from plastic water bottles to the lining in canned soups to cash register receipts. 273 more words