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Are Toxins in Your Kitchen?

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Are Toxins in Your Kitchen?

It all starts with the food we eat. This is the basis for any health plan and feeling our best. A primary pillar if you will. But what if the food we eat, contains toxins in them? How do we navigate our food choices so that we are choosing the safest food for our budgets?

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What's in Your Water?

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What's in Your Water?

It’s clear, refreshing and pure… right? Is it? I mean is it really pure? Often we think of water as pure when it looks clear. But sadly that can be a mistaken assumption. Just because the water is clear doesn’t mean it contains impurities, toxins and pathogens in it. So how do we be sure? 

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What Is Toxicity Exactly?

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What Is Toxicity Exactly?

It seems like everytime I look somewhere on the internet I am greeted with an ad for the latest cleanse, or 21 day detox program! Perhaps its a side effect of being in the health and wellness industry, but it seems like everyone is talking about detoxing

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Detoxifying Your Personal Beauty Products

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Detoxifying Your Personal Beauty Products

Did you know that the FDA has not passed a major law regulating the beauty industry since 1938?!? Pretty crazy, right? The U.S. law that governs the $60 billion cosmetics industry that was passed in 1938, does not provide the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) with the power to ask cosmetic companies for safety data or issue recalls of cosmetics found to be unsafe. And the few laws we do have do not prevent companies from using carcinogenic ingredients in personal care products. That’s why we can find ingredients such as dioxane, formaldehyde and nitrosamine in them. These are all known human carcinogens, often with strong scientific evidence to prove it.

 

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