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Is This Bathroom Staple Dangerous?

This article was previously published February 19, 2019, and has been updated with new information. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,1 40% of children between the ages of 3 and 6 use potentially dangerous amounts of toothpaste. The CDC and American Dental Association (ADA) recommend using no more than a pea-sized… Read More »

Chew on This: Is There Plastic in That Gum?

Society has a dangerous addiction to plastics and your exposure now includes chewing it.1 Several of the chemicals found in the production of plastic compounds are known to act as endocrine disruptors. Phthalates are one of those types of chemicals;2 they are also found in chewing gum. During the fetal and neonatal periods,3 babies are… Read More »

“Blood test finds 50 types of cancer” – we’ve been down this path before

Shoddy, incomplete, fawning news coverage of screening tests is one of the most clearly established problems in health news coverage – something HealthNewsReview.org has revealed countless times over the past 15 years. A public relations news release 22 days ago – from “a healthcare company whose mission is to detect cancer early” – touted study… Read More »

What to Do This Weekend

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story At Home and Away What to Do This Weekend Pride and more. Credit…Holly Stapleton June 25, 2021 Welcome. It’s the last weekend of Pride Month in the United States. If you’re in the New York region, check out some ideas for how… Read More »

The one thing most likely to kill your child this summer (it’s probably not what you think)

Breadcrumb Trail Links World News Life Health Canada More dangerous than guns, pit bulls and pit bulls with guns Author of the article: Tristin Hopper Publishing date: Jun 03, 2021  •  June 3, 2021  •  3 minute read  •  79 Comments Article content If Summer 2021 plays out like all the others, at least a… Read More »