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Birmingham please note: some areas in America are challenging fluoridation of the water supply

A 2014 review paper in The Lancet Neurology identified a number of potential development neurotoxins in children. One of these — fluoride — has continued to fuel discussion in America since the article’s publication, as the water supplies of approximately  347 more words


Some U.S. municipalities are reassessing the subject of fluoride added to their water sources

The Journalist’s Resource project, based at Harvard’s Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy, examines news topics through a research lens. It ‘surfaces’ scholarly materials that may be relevant to media practitioners, bloggers, educators, students and general readers. 953 more words

Damage To Health

Why I Choose Not to Vaccinate My Child

I’d like to say that I’m writing this post after being inundated with requests from people about why I don’t vaccinate, but that’s not the reason. 5,076 more words


Only One Chance. Bookshelf Monthly #16

166 rational pages of science that read like a blood-curling thriller? This exceptional book should be mandatory reading for all (future) parents. Or anyone who likes to keep their marbles. 860 more words


Pesticide Spraying Overkill

Air Pollution problems worsen every time pesticide spraying is employed.  As we can see with the attempts to combat Zika, massive amounts of pesticides are being doused all over the southern states. 465 more words


Study Finds Shark Meat Contains High Levels of Neurotoxins Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease

It appears that even food products of fish caught in the ocean can cause us problems.

In a new study, University of Miami (UM) scientists found high concentrations of toxins linked to neurodegenerative diseases in the fins and muscles of 10 species of sharks. 415 more words

Alzheimer's Disease


In trying to decide what to call this blog and our journey through Chronic Lyme Disease, we waded through many name options. “What’s my Lyme”, “Brain Foggy Life”, “Lyme Lite”, “FML” (Fuck My Lyme), “Lyme of my Life”…the list goes on.   1,294 more words

Dealing With Lyme Disease