Current Health News

December 5, 2018 - Issue 4496


The Most Toxic Retailers on the Planet

toxic chemicals in consumer products

December 5, 2018

This year's Mind the Store campaign evaluated 40 top retailers for the chemical safety of their products, food and packaging. Four received A-grades and three giants ranked 'most improved.' However, these 13 favorites failed miserably.

Biosolids Are Contaminating Your Food

Biosolids Are Contaminating Your Food

December 5, 2018

Biosolids are treated sewage sludge that typically contain concentrated pharmaceuticals and chemicals, used to fertilize farmland. There is belief that the EPA controls are incomplete. Here's how you can avoid biosolids in your garden.

Gasoline Ingredient Found in Blood Pressure Meds

blood pressure medicine

December 5, 2018

A treatment for blood pressure has been recalled for the second time in five months. With simple lifestyle and nutrition changes, you may reduce your risk of suffering high blood pressure.