How to Eliminate Tobacco Smoke From Indoor Air

Source: How to Eliminate Tobacco Smoke From Indoor Air by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Even before the Surgeon General’s 1964 report, “Smoking and Health,” society has been aware of the terrible effects of tobacco smoke on health. Today, you’d have to be living under a rock or purposely obtuse to not know that … Continue reading How to Eliminate Tobacco Smoke From Indoor Air

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4 Sources of Arsenic You’d Never Expect

If you’re a fan of classic murder mysteries, chances are you know how deadly arsenic can be. There are two forms of this toxic metal that we need to worry about: organic and inorganic. Now, organic arsenic is completely different than the organic label on food. In arsenic, it simply refers to the presence of carbon. It’s … Continue reading 4 Sources of Arsenic You’d Never Expect

7 Tips for Creating a Healthy and Positive Work Environment

Source: 7 Tips for Creating a Healthy and Positive Work Environment by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  For most people, work occupies a substantial part of their life. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ American Time Use Survey, people spend nearly nine hours on work-related activities during their day.[1] Other studies, such as a … Continue reading 7 Tips for Creating a Healthy and Positive Work Environment

Naturally Disinfect Your Kitchen of Germs and Bacteria

Source: Naturally Disinfect Your Kitchen of Germs and Bacteria by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that approximately 76 million people become ill from pathogens in food each year in the United States. Of those, approximately 5,000 die [1].What causes this high occurrence of foodborne illness? Commonly … Continue reading Naturally Disinfect Your Kitchen of Germs and Bacteria

5 Things You Should Know About Obesity

Source: 5 Things You Should Know About Obesity by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Despite being one of the most preventable conditions on the planet, obesity is, unfortunately, a hugely significant problem. According to the World Health Association, the global obesity rate has more than doubled since 1980. [1] Certainly diet and exercise can … Continue reading 5 Things You Should Know About Obesity

The Top 5 Harmful Toxins in Air

Source: The Top 5 Harmful Toxins in Air by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  A major part of how healthy we are comes from how clean the air we breathe really is. Fumes and carcinogens from factories and automobile exhaust, and tons of other harmful gases are all around us. These are dangerous molecules … Continue reading The Top 5 Harmful Toxins in Air

9 Tips for Reducing Indoor Air Pollution

Source: 9 Tips for Reducing Indoor Air Pollution by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Just as you drink pure water, isn’t it vital to ensure the air you breath is also clean and pure? Everyone can benefit from breathing cleaner air, and many people suffer horribly because of air pollution. It’s common for people … Continue reading 9 Tips for Reducing Indoor Air Pollution

3 Known Contributors to Autism

Source: 3 Known Contributors to Autism by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Cases of autism have risen exponentially in recent years, and researchers are scrambling to find better ways of dealing with the disorder. There has been a 30% increase just within the past two years, [1] suggesting that there are modern risk factors … Continue reading 3 Known Contributors to Autism

Air Pollution and Autism: The Surprising Connection

Source: Air Pollution and Autism: The Surprising Connection by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by difficulties in social interaction, impaired verbal and non-verbal communication abilities, and repetitive and restrictive behaviors. Studies indicate that one out of 68 children have some form of ASD, and males are … Continue reading Air Pollution and Autism: The Surprising Connection

5 Ways Air Pollution is Destroying Your Health

You probably already know about some of the dangers that severe air pollution exposure can cause and how places like stoplights at intersections can increase your exposure to harmful air particles up to 29 times more than the open road. While these facts are startling, you probably don’t know about the almost invisible dangers. [1]Namely … Continue reading 5 Ways Air Pollution is Destroying Your Health