Natural Mosquito Repellent: A Safe Bug Spray That Really Works

Source: Natural Mosquito Repellent: A Safe Bug Spray That Really Works by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Summer is prime time for enjoying the outdoors. But more often than not, there's a dark cloud hanging over that backyard barbecue: bugs – and especially mosquitoes. These blood-seeking fun busters expertly follow their senses right to … Continue reading Natural Mosquito Repellent: A Safe Bug Spray That Really Works

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What Is Natural Health? A Comprehensive Guide to Living Healthy

Source: What Is Natural Health? A Comprehensive Guide to Living Healthy by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  “The natural healing force within each of us is the greatest force in getting well.” ― Hippocrates If you don’t know where to start when it comes to taking your first steps towards natural health, this comprehensive … Continue reading What Is Natural Health? A Comprehensive Guide to Living Healthy

What’s a PLU Code? How to Shop for Organic Produce

Source: What’s a PLU Code? How to Shop for Organic Produce by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  If eating healthy and nutritious food is important to you, then you need to know exactly how to tell the difference between organically grown and conventionally grown produce. One way is by knowing how to read price … Continue reading What’s a PLU Code? How to Shop for Organic Produce

Natural Home Remedies for Mosquito Bites

Source: Natural Home Remedies for Mosquito Bites by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Few things are more annoying than the itching and scratching that accompanies a fat, juicy mosquito bite. When a mosquito bites us, we itch due to the residual saliva left behind from the insect’s feasting on our blood! Fortunately, just as … Continue reading Natural Home Remedies for Mosquito Bites

The Importance of Organic Carpet Cleaners

Source: The Importance of Organic Carpet Cleaners by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Every time toxic cleaners are used, there’s a heavy impact on our environment. It does not matter whether the cleaners are poured, sprayed, washed, rinsed, or dumped; the harmful effects are the same. When we use these things we risk adding toxins … Continue reading The Importance of Organic Carpet Cleaners

9 Shocking Facts about Fracking

  Source: 9 Shocking Facts about Fracking by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  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, … Continue reading 9 Shocking Facts about Fracking

The 7 Worst Things About Fracking

Source: The 7 Worst Things About Fracking by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  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. … Continue reading The 7 Worst Things About Fracking

6 Tips for “Going Green” Outside Your House

Source: 6 Tips for “Going Green” Outside Your House by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  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 … Continue reading 6 Tips for “Going Green” Outside Your House

Gardening at Home Linked to Increased Veggie Consumption

Source: Gardening at Home Linked to Increased Veggie Consumption by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Recent scientific research confirms that gardening may be linked to higher rates of vegetable eating in older populations of adults. According to a recent report from Texas A&M University and Texas State University, older populations of adults who garden are more … Continue reading Gardening at Home Linked to Increased Veggie Consumption

5 Food Companies That Don’t Use BPA

Source: 5 Food Companies That Don’t Use BPA by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Bisphenol-A (BPA) is a dangerous, toxic compound used in the lining of food packaging. BPA contaminates food and makes its way into the body to wreak havoc. The brain, endocrine system, and hormones are all affected by BPA, and research shows … Continue reading 5 Food Companies That Don’t Use BPA