Are Your Candles Emitting Toxins?

Candles are great for encouraging relaxation and creating a calm, serene environment. A candle’s aroma and soft, warm glow sets a nice tone for romance, sophistication, and tranquility. Most candles today feature a variety of aromas. While refreshing they may be, the chemicals used to produce a candle’s fragrance can be toxic and can contribute to … Continue reading Are Your Candles Emitting Toxins?

9 Shocking Facts about Fracking

Fracking is a rising concern in the United States and all across the world. Media coverage has increased in recent years as research continues to mount on its negative impacts on the environment. Health effects of fracking have also received some attention, and many medical professionals are advocating for safer methods for extracting oil. Still, fracking … Continue reading 9 Shocking Facts about Fracking

Study Exposes the Folly of Fracking

It’s been said that the human race is the only race where most of the participants can’t afford shoes and just as many don’t even have access to clean drinking water. Unfortunately, that’s not just a clever anecdote, it’s true. More than 20% of the world’s population does not have access to suitable drinking water [1]. That’s … Continue reading Study Exposes the Folly of Fracking

The 7 Worst Things About Fracking

Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is an ugly process that drives highly-pressurized chemicals, water, and sand into underground rock. Usually looking for oil or natural gas, fracking operations leave their stain on the environment, but the human price might even be higher. Think of it this way: imagine dropping a couple of tablespoons of red dye … Continue reading The 7 Worst Things About Fracking

6 Ways to Boost Brain Health

We all want to stay healthy, but sometimes we forget it’s not just our bodies we need to maintain. Our mind is an integral element in our physical and mental well being, and without it, we wouldn’t be able to function. Keeping your faculties in check is essential for maintaining a sense of emotional strength and … Continue reading 6 Ways to Boost Brain Health

4 Reasons to Be Skeptical of Products from China

Much of China is heavily polluted and the air quality is especially terrible. Pollution levels in Beijing can sometimes get up to 20 times the limit set by the World Health Organization! [1] All this pollution could certainly be a dangerous factor when it comes to the products you buy, but it’s more than just toxic air. Many … Continue reading 4 Reasons to Be Skeptical of Products from China

Why Buy AOX

There’s a big difference in natural and artificial alkaline drinking systems, and this is what makes AOX stand out from the usual alkaline ionizers. Traditional water ionizers use electricity to create a chemical change to produce artificial alkaline water – which results in generating acidic waste and emits damaging radiation. By contrast, there are numerous … Continue reading Why Buy AOX

Where to Find Natural “Green” Building Materials

Whether you’re planning to build your dream home or simply want to renovate, using organic, natural, and eco-friendly building materials from reputable, trusted suppliers is a must for protecting your health from the plethora of toxic compounds found in conventional building supplies. Here, we’ll take a look at some of the best options for organic … Continue reading Where to Find Natural “Green” Building Materials

5 Simple Tips for Going ‘Green’ Inside Your Home

As much as we have to look after our insides, we have to also take care of the insides of our houses. If nothing else, that’s where we live, and if we’re to stay healthy, we should live in a clean and healthy environment. When the indoor environment where we live becomes toxic, it’s only … Continue reading 5 Simple Tips for Going ‘Green’ Inside Your Home

6 Tips for “Going Green” Outside Your House

So we’ve seen what we can do inside the house to make a difference on the environment, see my previous blog post “Going Green inside your home“. Now let’s see what we can do on the outside. And let me tell you, if you have kids or a green thumb, some of these are going … Continue reading 6 Tips for “Going Green” Outside Your House