Environmental

Is The Great Environmental Health Threat Affecting You

Many people have the idea that health depends solely on lifestyle choices: That health can be taken care of through making appropriate choices in diet, exercise and handling their psychological wellbeing and in addition to this avoiding toxicity of sorts...
Jan 9, 2015 |

How to Find Free Environmental Management Courses

Would you like to learn about environmental management but find yourself without the funds to go take expensive courses at a college campus? Then you might want to consider taking courses online because some of the best universities in the world, as well as environmental agencies, offer free environmental management courses on the Internet.
Jan 2, 2015 |

Pollution's Influence on Child Health

In 1992, the Children's Health Research began a long term study on the affect of air pollution on the health of youngsters in Southern California. The premise was that kids would be extra seriously affected by air pollution than adults attributable to their creating bodies, particularly respiratory systems and because they have a tendency to breath...
Jan 2, 2015 |

What You Can't See In Your Water Can Hurt You

Like me, you've probably read about major water contaminations after an oil spill, but have you ever had to boil your drinking water? Recently drinking water in Portland, Oregon and surrounding communities tested positive for containing fecal matter. An announcement was sent to all residents and businesses instructing people to boil their water...
Dec 10, 2014 |

#Factors #Water #Fresh #Pure

Everyone should be aware how essential water is for life. Anyone who is interested in losing weight should know that drinking water can be a great help. It also serves to flush the system of contamination that is picked up from the air, foods you eat and normal body processes that are necessary for keeping us alive. But many people might not be...
Dec 10, 2014 |

Manage Stress And Improve Your Life

Our fast paced lives, excessive work demands, economic issues, interpersonal problems and such are causing substantial stress in our lives. One way to reduce your stress is to take time off to recharge your batteries. By keeping an organized schedule, you will know exactly what your day contains, and what your responsibilities are. You may feel...
Dec 10, 2014 |

The Earth As a Healer

Despite the fact that humans live on Earth, many of us are grossly divorced from it. I always used to ask my poetry students at Srinakharinwirot University when the last time was they actually  touched   the earth, meaning, touched grass, soil or sand with their bare hands and feet. Most of them were stumped and unable to remember the...
Dec 10, 2014 |

Air Pollution: Why You Should Worry About It - Now

A lot of people are aware-but alarmingly unconcerned-that the EPA has recently placed poor indoor air quality in the top five major health threats we face. Similarly, many are aware that most homes are loaded with airborne dust, dust mites, bacteria, viruses, mold spores and more. Many are also aware that outdoor air pollution is constantly being...
Dec 10, 2014 |

Walter 53G627 GS 200 Natural

Walter GS 200 natural high strength solvent. Made from a natural bio-renewable extract (Nature Boost), GS 200 is a powerful, fast acting cleaner used in the most extreme applications. GS 200 is a rugged , concentrated cleaner which is able to quickly and easily remove paint, ink, adhesives, anti-corrosion waxes, resins, tar and many other hard to...
Feb 3, 2015 |

European Environment Agency

A clean environment is essential for human health and well-being. However, the interactions between the environment and human health are highly complex and difficult to assess. This makes the use of the precautionary principle particularly useful. The best-known health impacts are related to ambient air pollution, poor water quality and...
Apr 4, 2016 |

Manchester’s lesson about fragile states

One connection between Salman Abedi, the suicide bomber in Manchester, England, and most of his victims was their youthful fragility. According to British authorities, he was recently in Libya,... Read More

Adam Schiff: Why Congress needs to go forward with own Russia investigations

In one way, the appointment of Robert Mueller as special counsel in the Russia investigation could greatly hamper parallel investigations in Congress. Witnesses may well resist appearing before... Read More

How a forlorn playground became one of America’s most innovative public spaces

Day after day in this heavily Latino and African-American neighborhood, she’d come to this sorry spot ridden with hypodermic needles and gin bottles, its swings shredded by pit bulls trained to... Read More