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Green Cleaning can Save the Earth

Green Cleaning can Save the Earth

Before the advent of chemical based cleaning concoctions and the industrial revolution, people used harmless pantry ingredients to clean their offices and homes. This was more like a green cleaning, and is again gaining widespread popularity. However, with growing industrialization and easy availability of chemical based cleaning agents, now there is a growing evidence that […]

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Pollution – a chronic malady!

Pollution – a chronic malady!

“Once there were islands all a-sprouts with palms: and coral reefs and sands as white as milk. What is there now but a vast shambles of the heart? Filth, squalor, and a world of little men”. Mervyn Peake in Titus Alone, describing how we have destroyed the beauty of this Earth to fit in our […]

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What Happens When You Quit Smoking

What Happens When You Quit Smoking

If you quit smoking, you will experience many health benefits. Whether you go cold turkey or choose to use a medication like Champix to help you quit, you will be doing your body and your lifespan a huge favor. If you smoke you have probably heard about the risks more times than you care to […]

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How to test for diabetes

How to test for diabetes

Any doctor, suspecting that his or her patient may have diabetes, can be quickly confirmed by obtaining a urine sample for its “glucose” levels. Blood samples are also frequently used to determine whether high glucose levels are present. This requires an overnight fast and is the most reliable testing’s used. However the quickest way is […]

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How to Prevent High Cholesterol

How to Prevent High Cholesterol

High cholesterol is bad for your heart, body and mind. One of the best ways to prevent high cholesterol levels is to lose weight and eat foods such as vegetables, fruits, fish and whole grain food such as whole wheat bread and whole grain cereals. Another way to prevent cholesterol that is high is to […]

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Green Jobs

Green Jobs

If you’re thinking about finding a new job or need a job in general, a great way to make money while helping the environment would be finding and environmentally friendly job. There are so many green jobs for those looking to make the world more ecofriendly while also earning good money.   Toxicology The first […]

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Where To Buy Organic Products

Where To Buy Organic Products

The use of pesticides and chemicals to grow foods is one of the country’s top health concerns. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reports that the amounts of pesticides and other chemicals used to grow crops can be as high as one billion pounds a year and growing. This affects the environment and the health of […]

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Organic Skin Care

Organic Skin Care

Finding good skin care products is highly important; this is especially true if you want to have clear glowing skin. There are countless products on the market and on store shelves that promise miracles, which makes the task of choosing the right products difficult. However, the majority of the products that are gracing store shelves […]

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Air Pollution

Air Pollution

Air pollution affects millions of people every day. Not only is poor air quality harmful to humans, but it has serious effects to the environment and all of Mother Nature’s creatures. Smog and pollutants are fairly new to the history of the world. Airborne pollution was almost non-existent before modern man. Up until the industrial […]

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Wind Energy: Some Basic Facts

Wind Energy: Some Basic Facts

Wind is one of the most abundant natural resources on earth. Wind energy is free, non-polluting and renewable. It emits no greenhouse gasses and is available 24 hours a day. The kinetic energy of wind can be transformed into many forms of energy and has a wide range of applications. It can be used to […]

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