Strategies to Survive the Feasting

The Thanksgiving holiday can be the occasion for multiple different over-doing debacles, more so than any other holiday. The eating and drinking are largely focused on one day. The televised football games – and a lucky window of afternoon sun – are perfect inspiration for a pick-up football game! Oops, a sprained ankle or perhaps […]

Pigs

I don’t know if many of us had known about the cruel practice of using gestation crates in the factory farming of pigs, but we do now that Jon Stewart has discussed it on The Daily Show: The Daily Show Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Indecision Political Humor,The Daily Show on Facebook Part 1 (5:46) […]

What is BPA and Why You Should Care

BPA (bisphenol-A) is gaining recognition as an undesirable toxin that people now try to avoid in plastics, particularly water bottles. But it’s harder to avoid than you think — research shows that even  handling those seemingly innocuous store receipts quickly raises blood levels of BPA. BPA on store receipts Store and fast food receipts, ATM receipts, airline […]