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4 Reasons to Break a Sweat

4 Reasons to Break a Sweat

4 Reasons to Break a Sweat

Your body has a natural, powerful, built-in system for detoxification that doesn't require trendy juice cleanses or expensive protocols.  All you have to do is sweat!

Doctors, health experts, and fitness gurus tell us that we should break a sweat every day – and for good reason. While sweating has a host of benefits simply because it’s a result of health-boosting exercise, the act of sweating itself heals the body as well. Whether you’re sitting in a sauna, walking on a warm day, or working out, sweating is a necessary bodily function with powerful healing effects.

Artificial Sweeteners: Avoid Them At All Costs for Breast Health

Artificial Sweeteners: avoid them at all costs for breast health

Avoid these sugar substitutes for breast cancer healing, prevention and a healthy, chemical-free lifestyle.

If you are on the natural healing path because of a breast cancer diagnosis or you are simply living a lifestyle that promotes Breast Cancer prevention, then you probably already know the drill when it comes to sugar. What is cancer's best friend? You guessed it- sugar.

Goji Berry Protects From BPA Damage In Vital Male Reproductive Organs

Goji Berry Protects From BPA Damage In Vital Male Reproductive Organs

BPA is an endocrine disrupter that mimics estrogen. In numerous animal studies, it is associated with hormone disruption, obesity, neurological damage and cancer. Despite the consistent evidence, it is still considered a safe chemical to be used in food cans, plastic beverage and water bottles and food packaging, which are the main sources for BPA exposure in humans.

How to Avoid Falling Prey to Marketing Claims

How to Avoid Falling Prey to Marketing Claims

We all want to buy non-toxic consumer products that won’t potentially harm our health and the health of our families.  Supply meets demand and now a lot of companies offer non-toxic, green, safe products.  As the market for safer, non-toxic products has increased, so as the number of companies making  “green” or “safe” claims in an attempt to jump on the bandwagon. 

It's Worth It to Live a Life Without Plastic: Here's Why

It’s Worth It to Live a Life Without Plastic: Here’s Why

Originally published on DeannaMinich.com.

Plastic revolutionized the world, but it did so with consequences. In recent years, more attention has been given to the potential dangers of plastic to human health and the environment. However, plastic remains one of the most widely used materials for everything from packaging to construction to consumer goods to manufacturing.

Research: Bisphenol A (BPA) Causes 100x More Harm Than Previously Imagined

Research: Bisphenol A (BPA) Causes 100x More Harm Than Previously Imagined

A new study reveals just how profoundly misled we are about Bisphenol A and its analogs: they are at least 100x more toxic than we previously imagined.

An alarming new study establishes that the commonly used chemical bisphenol A used in tens of thousands of consumer products, and its lesser known but increasingly prevalent analogs, bisphenol S and F, are several orders of magnitude more disruptive to the endocrine systems of the developing male human fetus than previous toxicological risk assessments were capable of determining.