Childhood Cancer and Home Pesticide Use

Study Links Childhood Cancer and In-Home Pesticide Use ssciammacco@ewg.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2015 WASHINGTON – A new study by Harvard researchers provides disturbing evidence that children’s exposure to household insecticides is linked to higher risks of childhood leukemia and lymphoma, the most common cancers in children. The analysis also found an association … Continue reading Childhood Cancer and Home Pesticide Use

7 Triggers of Breast Cancer

I wanted to share this article that I found in an Integrative Health newsletter. There are a number of tests that are still not part of our traditional annual health check, that could save lives, or at the very least predict a health risk before it's too late. Take note of the ones mentioned here. … Continue reading 7 Triggers of Breast Cancer

4 Tips for the Healthiest Thanksgiving with a Dash of Love

This Thanksgiving more than any other, take the time to feel and express your gratitude for the many blessings in your life.  Let your family know that you feel hopeful and positive that our communities stand together to hold on to, and raise our determination to offer love and kindness to the people we meet … Continue reading 4 Tips for the Healthiest Thanksgiving with a Dash of Love

“100% PURE” Brand Succumbs to Impure Ingredients

It saddens me to the discovery that one of my favorite makeup, skin care and hair-care brands has followed the herd and succumbed to the use of less than pure, safe ingredients. At least two of their recent additions now include potentially toxic preservatives used by the Cosmetic industry at large. With growth comes the temptation to … Continue reading “100% PURE” Brand Succumbs to Impure Ingredients

Hoda’s Hints for Health – H1

I have decided to start a series of Healthy Hints that will help develop a keen realization of the small things that have a huge impact on your overall health.  Many of these tips can be passed on to children, when they help us shop, cook or clean. We've all been well-trained to trust that the food … Continue reading Hoda’s Hints for Health – H1