Removing Toxins from Air and Water

The air you breathe inside your home may be more toxic than the air outside. Find that hard to believe? It’s true. Consider the amounts of chemicals inside your home coming from all of the products you have: cleaners, plastics, carpet, pesticides, and more! We spend about 90% of our time inside. Do the math,…

What’s Inside Your Feminine Products Twitter Party

Do you know the ingredients in your feminine products? Check the box and look. Go ahead. I’ll wait….. *whistles dixie* You might have noticed that the ingredients are not labeled. So you actually have NO idea what is inside your tampons and pads, right? That’s cause it’s considered a “medical device” so by law they…

#RealReform of Chemicals Twitter Party

What would you do if you woke up one day and the water coming from your tap was poisoned? Over 300,000 people in West Virginia woke up to poisoned water two weeks ago In West Virginia, over 7,500 gallons of a chemical called 4-methylcyclohexane methanol leaked into the Elk River and into the water supply…

Thank You Cheerios for Going GMO Free

Do you remember earlier this year when Mamavation joined with GMOInside to pressure Cheerios to reformulate Non-GMO? Well, they did. Cheerios Iconic Yellow Box is Now GMO Free Iconic Cheerios has now declared their yellow box original brand GMO free. According to Cheerios, the ingredients have been GMO free for a couple of weeks. Soon…

Food Movement News: December Updates about Real Food Issues

December had some incredible break-thrus for our food supply and public health. Most of the articles revolve around the FDAs most recent decisions to be more proactive in protecting citizens.  After years and years of siding with big food and chemical companies over public health, a couple of reversals have underlined that the FDA is…

Top 50 Healthy Bloggers

2013 Top 50 Healthy Bloggers

It’s time again for Mamavation to announce the Top 50 Healthiest Bloggers! Nominations were made taken via the Mamavation Facebook Fanpage, and the Mamavation Healthy Bloggers Committee made final decisions. Thanks for your nominations! Those who made our list are known for writing about a variety of topics related to health and fitness. Some of…

Ronald McDonalds Charities Not So McDonaldy

McDonalds. My four year old tells me he’s allergic to it. And when we drive by he yells “GMOS!!!” with a defiant fist in the air. I’m breeding the future food activists of America. Watch out! They all have red hair. But I digress. Shocking Report about Ronald  McDonald’s Charity Donations A report came out…