Category Archives: Toxins

Phthalates – The Silent Killer

The convenience of plastic in our everyday lives have no doubt made our lives easier. It contains our food, our water, and protects us. That said, have we considered how much it has poisoned us? As favorable as plastics are in our world, there are some concerns to address. Namely, the chemicals that are emitted from plastic ...

Research: Soy Accelerates Breast Cancer

By: Natasha Longo, PreventDisease Previous reports by several scientists in both reputable publications and cancer foundations have stressed the importance of soy to reduce breast cancer. Meanwhile there has been plenty of research to contradict these claims and completely oppose them. Researchers at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre in New York studying invasive breast cancer ...

EPA: “The Greatest Exposure To Toxic Chemicals Is Right Inside Our Own Homes.”

When one envisions clean dishes, they may think of pristine, sanitized dishes left without any reminisces of food. That’s not too much to ask… right? I doubt they would imagine that the soap residue from the store bought soap could be potentially dangerous. The FDA doesn’t mandate ingredient disclosure to household products. That means that what may ...

Fluoride, Fluoride, Everywhere: Sources Of And Remedies For This Ubiquitous Toxin

By: Makia Freeman, The Freedom Articles Fluoride has come to be exposed as being an industrial byproduct and an extremely toxic chemical with numerous documented negative health effects. Scientific studies have shown that these include arthritis, diabetes, endocrine disruption, gastrointestinal effects, hypersensitivity, kidney disease, male fertility, skeletal fluorosis and thyroid disease, as well as damage to ...

Men, Beware Of This Toxic Chemical In Your Food And Environment

The existence of toxic chemicals in our environment and especially in our food must be of grave concern to all. However, the fourth article of the Chemical Reality series is going to focus on a toxic substance that affects men in particular. Its name is Atrazine. It is produced by Big Chem, more especifically, Syngenta. If ...

How Fluoride Affects Consciousness And The Will To Act

By: Jordan Resnick, Conscious Reporter New evidence has linked fluoride and other chemicals to brain disorders. What other unknown effects might this industrial by-product added to our water supply have? An examination of water fluoridation’s shadowy history reveals potentially disturbing ramifications for human consciousness. Recent research has brought the controversial practice of water fluoridation back into the spotlight, revealing links ...

The Multi-Tasker Carcinogen In Your Food

Science is great when scientists use it to manufacture products that make our lives easier. But science can sometimes be the worst culprit when it is misused to hide the dangers that some chemicals pose to human health. In the first article of this series, I demonstrated how easily chemicals get into the food supply ...

New PSA: “Because Fluoride!” (VIDEO)

The same government that has no problem legalizing all kinds of chemicals that wreak havoc on your entire body…really cares about your teeth. A lot. Enough to add chemical byproducts from fertilizer manufacturing to your water for you whether you like it or not. For your teeth. They don’t care enough about you to add, ...

Chemical Reality: The Nastiest Of The Nasty

In the first part of this series, I concentrated on describing the two main definitions of food that most people use to guide their eating habits. I also began laying down the ground for a detailed description of pesky ingredients that are present in our ‘food’ even though they are not supposed to be there. As ...

Antibacterial Soap Exposes Health Workers To High Triclosan Levels

UCSF-led study finds exposure to hormone disruptor from soap exceeds that from toothpaste. Handwashing with antibacterial soap exposes hospital workers to significant and potentially unsafe levels of triclosan, a widely-used chemical currently under review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, according to a study led by researchers from UC San Francisco. Triclosan, a synthetic antibacterial agent, ...

Agent Orange Ticking Time Bomb

The clock is ticking on our last chance to stop a ticking time bomb. On August 6 (2014), the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), over the objections of 50 members of Congress, and more than 500,000 citizens, scientists, farmers and health professionals, moved one step closer to approving Dow’s new Enlist "Agent Orange" brand soy and ...

The Body’s Damaging Effects Of Drinking Soda

Research published in the Academy of General Dentistry journal in 2006 found that drinking soda is nearly as harmful for your teeth as drinking battery acid. Most commonly these are citric acid and/or phosphoric acid which lead to the corrosion of the tooth enamel. Diet sodas have a pH of 3.2, so are even more ...

50 DIY Products To Stop Buying

You might be realizing that most of the products out there that aren’t made organically or naturally contain a lot of toxic chemicals. Not only that, many of these products can be harmful to our environment in a number of ways. Making things yourself not only saves you money and helps the environment, but it lets ...

Debunking The Latest Attempt To Defend Neonicotinoids At The Cost Of The Greater Good

By: Dr. Linley Dixon, The Cornucopia Institute - Dr. Henry Miller’s July 22 Wall Street Journal opinion piece entitled “Why the Buzz About a Bee-pocalypse is a Honey Trap” argues that bees are not in decline and that U.S. agriculture would be devastated without the use of neonicotinoid insecticides. His article is likely in response to the National ...

Protect Yourself From Radiation With Flaxseeds

We are bombarded every day by harmful radiation and, shockingly, nearly half of our radiation exposure in the U.S. comes from medical tests like X-rays and CT scans. The balance comes from radiation in the earth, radon gas and radiation from space. And many worry about fallout from disasters like the meltdown at the Fukushima ...

5 Things You May Not Know About Aspartame

Aspartame is a nasty chemical that’s sold as a zero-calorie healthy sweetener. But did you know that it’s technically not calorie-free? Not a lot, only about 4 calories per gram. [1] That isn’t a lot, and it’s not a big deal. But it’s one weird fact you probably didn’t know about aspartame. Let’s take a ...

Fluoride Sold As Pesticide; Chinese Factories Export To U.S. Cities For Water Fluoridation (VIDEO)

Fluoride warning! Much of the fluoride dumped into U.S. water is imported from chemical factories in China. Those factories warn that fluoride is TOXIC to human health. Fluoride is sold as a PESTICIDE, a nuclear industry chemical and more. Learn the truth about fluoride. Published by TheHealthRanger