Organic Lifestyle


Protect Yourself From Environmental Causes Of Hormone Imbalance   HOW DO EVERYDAY CHEMICALS AFFECT WOMEN’S HEALTH? Chemicals in the environment known as endocrine disruptors can interfere with the normal activity of hormones in women. These hormonal imbalances contribute to hormone-related cancers such as breast, uterine, ovarian, thyroid and...

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16 May Food Allergies vs. Sensitivities

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE? ALLERGY SENSITIVITY immune response to antigen immune response to antigen involves IgE involves IgG immediate – within an hour delayed reaction – hours to days obvious symptoms subtle symptoms not common very common similar symptoms varying symptoms generally non-reversible can evolve at any age; reversible well recognized by medical science       starting to be recognized by medical science   Food...

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16 Sep What Moms of Daughters Need to Know About Boobs

PRECOCIOUS PUBERTY: WHAT MOMS OF DAUGHTERS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BOOBS I recently heard an interview on CBC’s radio program The Current, with Florence Williams, author of Breasts: a Natural and Unnatural History. Obviously, it was fascinating. Williams was discussing how our environment has impacted the health...

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