obesogens and weight gain

Thousands of Doctors Blame Obesity on Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals Called “Obesogens”

Just when you thought it was those french fries making you fat, an organization representing thousands of endocrinologists, aka medical doctors specializing in the body’s hormonal system, announced in a press conference they blame hormone-disrupting chemicals on an increase of obesity rates worldwide. Okay, now you have my attention. *puts down french fries* Hormone-disrupting chemicals are…

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What is the Air Quality Like in Your City? FIND OUT HERE

The World Health Organization studied air quality around the world and declared 92% of the world is breathing dangerous amounts of pollutants. And this becomes dangerous when you consider how many people each year are killed by symptoms of air pollution–9 million. That means air pollution kills more people than wars, obesity, smoking, and malnutrition combined.…

Three Ways Gardening Makes You Happy

Did you know a green thumb and dirt under the nails can help alleviate depression? Studies show that gardening can make you feel happy in more than one way. Not only are you introducing healthy microbes from the soil into your life that add to the beneficial flora inside and outside your body, but you…

Top 50 + Organic Snacks

When it comes to convenience, there’s just something about snacks. Everyone loves them. Just ask any kid who says they’re not hungry at breakfast, lunch, or dinner time. Merely mutter the word snack and they’ll jump at the chance to shovel their own body weight in snacks into their mouths. We’ve covered different grocery store…