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Category Archives: Environmental Toxins
Statistical trends show an up tick in disease and shorten lifespan. Our advanced technology is used to make profits, not focus on prevention and healthy lifestyle. Otherwise these things would be an educational priority early on in life. So why does our Western culture and marketplace behave this way? Profit is king and in a free marketplace if healthy behavior and lifestyle changed, so would economics and profits. We don’t cure and we don’t stop food and drug addiction, there’s no money in these changes and these things represent millions of jobs, pensions and special interests. Need I say more about the connection to the toxic and chemical environments consumers find themselves in? The consumer safety knowledge does not stop here. Stay informed.
Public Swimming pools, water parks and spa tubs are not without health risk challenges. Since our skin and respiratory systems are the largest organs, they are capable of absorbing water chemicals and air toxin impurities then enter the blood exchange system. When exposed to over /under chlorination of public use swimming facilities; and poor air quality environments exist, that presents an increased health risk. Learn how to spot the signs and symptoms of poor maintenance practices and unhealthy environmental conditions. Continue reading
Sick Building Syndrome has long been recognized by environmental, medical and health experts as material or other substance off-gassing. Then when concentrated in poorly ventilated space due to poorly maintained ventilation systems, has the potential to cause acute and chronic respiratory and other health problems. Many home bodies and employees never make this cause and
effect relationship to toxic materials in their work and living space. Learn how to avoid these unhealthy toxic effects. I show you how to connect the dots. Continue reading
In order to determine whether adding fluoride to our public drinking water is safe, necessary or even beneficial for dental health, it is wise to first understand its origins and industrial use history during the nuclear bomb building era. Then fifty years ago the government introduced fluoride to our public water facilities claiming it would reduce cavities for our children. So if it’s not a public water quality issue, then what are our politicians overriding reasons to sell it as a healthy additive to our drinking water? Especially when it appears to be harmful to adults and Children’s health? Continue reading
Throughout the years working as a fitness consultant it never seized to amaze me how many people had the same fitness goal. And I’m sure many can guess that goal. So what is the answer to healthy weight loss and removal of the toxins from the foods we consume? Outside of bad eating habits, the answer to healthy longevity, weight loss and sustainment of that loss cannot be solved by a marketer’s one diet and exercise activity prescription for all. If you expect to live an active lifestyle through your 70’s and 80’s there are 3 basic MirrorAthlete fitness principles you can apply immediately. None of these principles has anything to do with processed and convenience fast foods, quick weight loss gimmicks, muscular enhancement, or vanity products or services. Save your money! Continue reading
Investors will be able to capitalize by investing in companies that are providing technology for reducing carbon emissions as well as investing in companies that are inherently non polluters. Carbon Trading is increasingly becoming big business, and according to a New York Times article, trading carbon “Will be the world’s biggest commodity market, and it could become the world’s biggest market overall.”