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The Human Experiment

I am nearly half way though my Master’s degree in Public Health. The information I’ve gained on health and the environment has truly been an eyeopener! 148 more words

Health

The Dirty Secrets of 'Clean' Labels

By Brenda Goodman, MA     WebMD Health News    Reviewed by Michael W. Smith, MD    July 23, 2015 

Consumers have become deeply distrustful of their food.

There’s Samantha Adams, who had her “aha moment” when she happened to read the label of the barbecue sauce she was feeding her 1-year-old. 2,318 more words

Diet

The list!

Let’s get organized!

I want to reduce my impact but I’m not sure if I have succeeded so far.

Starting this project I’m realizing that I have to make up a list! 126 more words

Food

Liquid Glucose manufacturer and Supplier

Liquid Glucose, an aqueous solution, is a combination of glucose, polysaccharides and disaccharides. It is manufactured from starch derived from corns, grapes and honey, through various chemical procedures including refining, vacuum evaporation, and several others. 341 more words

Chemicals

Flavor-Boosting Ingredient Carries Risks for Some

By Bara Vaida, Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario, MD on June 16, 2015

July 23, 2015 – Lisa Baxter carefully reads food ingredient labels when she buys groceries. 1,119 more words

Diet

DAY 1 - DEODERANT

Alright here is day 1 of my 365 days of purging chemicals from our home. First up… deodorant.

This one was fairly easy since I was in the process of doing this anyways. 245 more words