Archives For Prevention


The first day of summer is Monday, June 20. Here are some tips to help you stay healthy while you enjoy the sunshine


Tips to Prevent an Asthma Attack

Peak Expiratory Flow


1. Message in a Blanket: Dakota Artist Stealth-Embroiders ‘NOKXL’ Into Obama Quilt

via Indigenous Environmental Network
Dakota artist DeVon Burshiem, a citizen of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate, stuck a secret protest message onto the back of the star quilt given in gratitude.

2. 12 Years Later, a Mystery of Chemical Exposure in Iraq Clears Slightly

3. Solar-powered ATMs to deliver clean drinking water in Pakistan – TRFN

4. Young girl from Haifa suffering from cancer sues state for allowing air pollution

Family claims pollution is the cause of her disease, and government has not acted to clean it up.

A polluting  plant in Haifa Bay: insufficient Environmental Protection Ministry inspections?

5. Spectacular Filament Eruption | S0 News May 16, 2015

6. Duke to provide water to NC residents with tainted wells

Bob Griggs, right, and Harry Marx are on their way to perch fishing leaving from Belanger Park in River Rouge on Friday. 'I am totally opposed to this,' says Marx about Detroit Bulk Storage wanting to store petroleum coke nearby.


1. EPA will reduce sulfur in gasoline

New rule expected to improve health, lower vehicle emissions

2. The Scary New Evidence on BPA-Free Plastics

And the Big Tobacco-style campaign to bury it.

Photographs by Evan Kafka

3. 10 hours and 50 amendments later, House committee passes water bill

4. Mount Everest litter targeted by Nepalese authorities

Climbers will have to bring down 8kg of extra waste or face legal action as government tackles rubbish mountain in Himalayas

Mount Everest climbers

5. Inland Bays see new problems

6. Pet coke storage controversy isn’t over, just relocated a few miles downriver

Bob Griggs, right, and Harry Marx are on their way to perch fishing leaving from Belanger Park in River Rouge on Friday. 'I am totally opposed to this,' says Marx about Detroit Bulk Storage wanting to store petroleum coke nearby.


read more of the Story here: http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/335292/scitech/science/why-was-typhoon-yolanda-so-strong-scientists-chime-in


1) Before You Straighten Up Your Desk, Image

Read more: http://healthland.time.com/2013/09/20/before-you-straighten-up-your-desk-read-this/#ixzz2fWEfvsep

2) Why Your Parents Don’t Approve of Your Husband (or Wife)
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Read more: http://healthland.time.com/2013/09/20/why-your-parents-dont-approve-of-your-husband-or-wife/#ixzz2fWFygMQ5

3) ProPublica: That pain reliever could kill you Acetaminophen overdoses a ‘persistent, important public health problem.”

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Read more at http://www.philly.com/philly/health/That_pain_reliever_could_kill_you.html#BeLv7IWtZcoWkrGv.99

4) How to avoid parenting meltdown

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Read more here – http://www.philly.com/philly/blogs/healthy_kids/How-to-avoid-parenting-meltowns.html

5) Where are you most likely to die from air pollution?

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Read more at http://www.philly.com/philly/news/science/Where_are_you_most_likely_to_die_from_air_pollution.html#24OOEhyGgVrriZWU.99

6) How Makeup Can Cause Premature Aging

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http://landing.newsinc.com/shared/video.html?freewheel=12651&sitesection=phillydotcom&VID=25169137


Transparent skull implant provides ‘window to the brain’

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http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/265634.php

Trust is a brain habit in long-term relationships

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http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/265771.php

‘Higher stroke risk’ in young people

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http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/265715.php