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Detoxing with Zeolites

One way to benefit your body in several ways is to detox with Zeolites. Zeolites are naturally occurring minerals, typically found in rocks and clay. Cultures around the world have consumed clay for health purposes prior to the rise of industrialized civilization and many animal species consume earth minerals as well. 418 more words

Biological Medicine

Tips for Evaluating Product Safety & Reading Ingredient Labels

Reading ingredient labels is an essential part of switching to non-toxic products. You have to be careful to not make assumptions that a product is safe based on its label claims, like “all natural” or “dermatologist recommended”. 490 more words

Petrochemicals

Toxic Chemicals and the Legacy of Rachel Carson (Part 1)

…the central problem of our age has therefore become to contamination of man’s total environment with such substances of incredible potential for harm – substances that accumulate in the tissues of plants and animals and even penetrate the germ cells to shatter or alter the very material of heredity upon which the shape of the future depends.

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Petrochemicals

Fighting the Big "C"

June 19, 2017

Cancer – that nasty word nobody wants to ever hear. When you hear it, said about someone you love, the automatic response is absolute dread and a sick feeling in the stomach. 780 more words

Silent Spring—I - The New Yorker

Read and weep. I did, at age 9, in the year 1962. That was when Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring was placed into my hands by my father: something to read as I recovered from one of my frequent bouts of pneumonia. 71 more words

The hand embroidered collection

Psst…hey everyone…this is going to be a quick post, typed quickly and quietly before my little one hears the clickety clack of the keys and comes bouncing from her room to sit on my lap, demanding me to open Pinterest. 402 more words

Sewing