Current Health News

March 6, 2019 - Issue 4587


Is the Flu Vaccine Really ‘Working Well’ This Year?

effectiveness of flu vaccine

March 6, 2019

If a car had a 92 percent chance of engine failure soon after purchase, would you run for the hills? Of course you would. And yet, doctors deem this a necessity, despite the fact it's virtually useless if you're over 50 - especially when you factor in the ghastly side effects.

Why Your Couch Could Increase Your Poison Exposure by 600 Percent

flame retardant couches

March 6, 2019

Fire retardants, found in household items, electronics and baby toys, have been linked to health risks in children, especially when they are exposed for hours, such as near couches and floors. I'll share how to get your sofa tested.

Could You Live Without Plastic?

living without plastic

March 6, 2019

Damage to the planet from the creation and disposal of plastic is highlighted in a report by the Center for International Environmental Law. A grassroots effort is growing to help you live without plastic. I’ll share strategies to get you started.