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What to Inspect When Expecting

What to Inspect When Expecting

Pregnancy is not only the most critical time for establishing a new baby’s well-being, it’s also the time when mom is especially vulnerable to a stew of harmful chemicals. The good news is that mom can take care of herself and her coming little one simply by practicing a few of these 10 steps.

May 2008
Thermograms More User-Friendly than Mammograms

Thermograms More User-Friendly than Mammograms

With breast cancer on the rise and prevention now considered more valuable than cure, women are beginning to educate themselves on the option of including a thermogram in their annual check-up.

May 2008
Women Ecopreneurs Create A Better World

Women Ecopreneurs Create A Better World

May 2008
Gardening As Exercise

Gardening As Exercise

A beautiful yard flowing with flowers or a hearty vegetable garden can double as a comprehensive gym. If you garden on a regular basis, odds are you are getting a healthy dose of exercise.

May 2008
Why T’ai Chi Works

Why T’ai Chi Works

T’ai chi classes are introducing increasing numbers of newcomers to the sport as people of all ages and fitness levels discover this relatively gentle pursuit.

April 2008
Going Green at Home

Going Green at Home

The term green can mean many things, but the bottom line is about conserving resources during the building process and long after it is completed. Here are some basic tenets that must be observed in order to consider a new home green.

April 2008
10 Ways To Eat Well

10 Ways To Eat Well

Anyone in need of an easy-to-follow roadmap to improved eating habits will find these tips an inexpensive route for carrying bold ideas onto the dinner table.

April 2008
Breathe Easy at Home

Breathe Easy at Home

While most people are aware of outdoor pollution, they may know little about harmful air pollutants inside their home. That ignorance can have grave consequences.

April 2008
How to Catch Some Green ZZZ’s

How to Catch Some Green ZZZ’s

Consumers have shown increasing interest in purchasing certified organic mattresses. A night spent enjoying the support and softness of a natural rubber mattress topped with natural wool and cotton is the next best thing to sleeping on a cloud.

April 2008
A Conversation with Kathleen Rogers

A Conversation with Kathleen Rogers

Earth Day Network has been working to inspire civic engagement in the classroom. It’s among the organization’s most recent collaborative initiatives in 174 countries. We spoke with Network President Kathleen Rogers to find out how and why these activists are grooming green citizens.

April 2008