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  • Natural gas stoves emit pollutants reports new study
    Natural gas stoves emit pollutants reports new study
    About a third of US households use gas cooking appliances; the rate is even higher in Southern California, where more than 50% of households cook with natural gas. A new study has found that their use can contribute to poor indoor air quality,...
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    Baby Safety Month: The CDC's list of vaccine ingredients includes MSG and more
    It is Baby Safety Month. Do you know what the ingredients are in the vaccines that you may choose to give to your baby? Chemicals used in the production of vaccines include a suspending fluid (sterile water, saline, or fluids containing protein);...
  • Lemon juice replacing toxic formaldehyde in IVF, has history as contraceptive
    Lemon juice replacing toxic formaldehyde in IVF, has history as contraceptive
    Lemon juice is set to replace the carcinogenic chemical formaldehyde in the processing of semen at the leading Australian IVF laboratory Genea. Scientists at Genea have been investigating the use of lemon juice, or more specifically the citric...
  • Unilever hit with lawsuit over Suave hair straightening kit
    Unilever hit with lawsuit over Suave hair straightening kit
    Unilever, the parent company to Suave, is the target of a lawsuit. The lawsuit is over the 'Suave Professional Keratin Infusion 30 Day Smoothing Kit.' After receiving hundreds of complaints Unilever had pulled the Suave Professional...
  • Join NRCD May 22nd in DC.
    May 22nd: major environmental group in DC.
    The nation's most effective environmental action group or NRDC lead by Lindsay Dahl, will hold a press conference May 22nd, at 10:00am. It will be at the east front lawn of the Capitol, between Constitution Avenue NE and first street NE. Their...
  • Furniture emits formaldehyde
    Formaldehyde: Los Gatos designer sells toxic furniture
    A San Jose cancer survivor engaged Austin Design in Los Gatos to locate healthy solid wood bedroom furniture. The designer delivered pressed wood furniture that emitted substantial formaldehyde. Debra was ill the next day.Formaldehyde is a...
  • Formaldehyde measurment inside closet
    Formaldehyde fix: Remove particleboard closet organizer
    A Los Altos woman said no to formaldehyde in her bedroom. Terry recently ordered a custom closet organizer for her newly remodeled walk-in closet. The organizer went floor to ceiling with multiple shelves and rods, nooks and crannies. Very...
  • Plywood furniture
    Formaldehyde fix: Remove plywood furniture
    A San Jose woman was sick for two years because of formaldehyde from her bedroom furniture. Headaches, muscle pain, fatigue, insomnia, and nightmares were the norm. Laura recovered her health when she removed the furniture.Laura shopped for a year...
  • Open windows for a healthy home
    Formaldehyde fix: Ventilation cures sick house
    Katherine’s San Jose house made her sick. For years, she had headaches and chronic fatigue whenever she was at home. Travel temporarily cured her ailments. Returning home brought back the familiar mental fog.After years of being so muddled...
  • Juliette wonders: why are adults dressing up?
    Make this Christmas a green one: buying eco-smart cloth and toy for kids.
    Are you buying eco - friendly toys this year?Christmas is in a week and it is an important day for kids, grandparents and parents alike.If you have been unsuccessful in finding the desired and exquisite ecofriendly ornament or toy for the...
  • Blowout
    Caution: Brazilian Blowout
    As a hairstylist, no one was more excited than I was when the Brazilian Blowout keratinhair smoothingtreatmentburst onto the market.Boastingclaims of its ability totransform even the most unruly tresses into silky, shiny,goddess like hair, Ihad to...
  • Essie Winter 2011
    Its 2011 winter, its NYE and its top Luxeffects from Essie
    Essie has become so vibrant in their communication messages, their on line web site just makes me stay on the home page, to see what comes next in polish motion.At Cosmoprof Las Vegas they had a stunning pavilion, inside is the charming Dominick...
  • Spa Ritual “Twinkle Collection”
    Connect with the Winter Solstice, Spa Ritual Vegan Nail Lacquers
    Spa RitualVegan nail lacquers wants New Yorkers, to feel very connected to traditions this winter, to think of the Winter Solstice as the night sky changes, you look up to see the vast dark space with small twinkling lights that connect you from...
  • Top 5 Ways Chemicals Sneak Into Your Home
    Top 5 ways chemicals sneak into your home
    Everyday we bring dangerous chemicals right into our homes. It could be from our shoes, a new piece of furniture we buy, or even the type of shower curtain we pick out. Here are ‘Terri’s Top 5 Ways Chemicals Sneak Into Your Home’...
  • List of cancer causimg agents expanded
    List of cancer causing agents expanded
    The US National Institute of Health has just added formaldehyde to its list of known carcinogens, linking the widely used preservative to leukemia and a rare form of nasal cancer. Also added to the list were aristolochic acids,(found in herbal...