“Haiti is getting clean H2O”

Clean water in various parts of the world clean water is the gold standard -not the norm. Even before the earthquake, conditions in Haiti were quite desperate. Just behind our hotel in Port-au-Prince, we visited a creek bed. Just above this area it was clear that this valley was used as the neighborhood trash dump. […]

“Protect family -read bar codes”

I am going to watch those bar codes a LOT more now… I am busy reading the ingredients.. Boy.. shopping is a full time job!!! ALWAYS READ THE LABELS ON THE FOODS YOU BUY–NO MATTER WHAT THE FRONT OF THE BOX OR PACKAGE TURN IT OVER AND READ THE BACK—CAREFULLY! With all the food and […]

‘Secondhand smoke +early childhood illness”

Homes where children under 12 are exposed to secondhand smoke show an 50% increase in many neurobehavioral and learning and breathing disorders including attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, learning disabilities, and conduct disorders. If you must smoke do not do it around your children. Many childhood diseases are linked to second-hand smoke exposure and smoking in the home, […]

“Mushrooms say oil spills be gone!”

Researcher Paul Stamets says mushrooms can eat oil spills and rid the world of toxins. For more than a decade, mycologist, inventor and researchers Paul Stamets has known that mushrooms eat oil. Now he has to learn how to do it on a larger scale and get the US government’s blessing. After the Deep Water […]

"Nanoparticles the next major health hazard"

The potential health threats of Nanoparticles : “When materials are brought down to the nanoscale dimension, their properties for some performance characteristics dramatically change,” said Cagin. ” We have demonstrated that when you go to a particular length scale between 20 and 23 nanometers you actually improve the energy-harvesting capacity by 100 percent. The gold […]