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How to Make Drinking Water Safer with Natural Disinfection Processes

If you're like the vast majority of the population, you're consuming this every single day - and that's a problem because a study has found rates for rectal cancers for both sexes escalated with...

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Lead-Contaminated Water Becoming Increasingly Prevalent

04 May 2016 | 172,669 Views

Even the Romans in the second century B.C understood its dangers, and European countries began banning the use of it in the early 1900s. Yet the United States still hasn't taken as firm a stance against it - is it lurking in your water?

Toxic Water Crisis in Flint — Could This Happen In Your City?

26 Mar 2016 | 190,134 Views

They led people to believe it was safe. But now that the jury's in, we know it was hugely tainted. Indeed, it killed 10 people and is linked to IQ collapse, behavioral problems, hair and hearing loss, cancer, and convulsions.

What Diseases Can You Catch from a Water Fountain?

26 Sep 2015 | 60,947 Views

Is it safe to drink from public drinking fountains or are you putting your health at risk every time you take a sip? Both the cleanliness of the fountain and the purity of the water factor in this equation...

Drinking Water Is Becoming Increasingly Toxic — And Scarce

12 Aug 2015 | 234,259 Views

It's meant to be a key component for optimal health, but for most people it's contaminated with nasty infections and toxins - and these are six of the biggest culprits...

Scientific Review Shows Fluoridation May Not Prevent Cavities

14 Jul 2015 | 57,625 Views

New research shows the fluoride added to drinking water to prevent tooth decay may not be effective at preventing cavities. Making matters worse, while it doesn't appear useful for preventing tooth decay, it does increase the risk of potentially serious health problems.

Studies on Hydration Suggest Dehydrated Drivers May Pose Hazard on the Road, and Majority of Children Don’t Drink Enough Water

29 Jun 2015 | 688,224 Views

Thirst isn't the only sign you're dehydrated - there are at least a dozen more. And some of these you'd never suspect were related to water. Plus: drink too little at your own risk. When dehydrated, drivers made mistakes comparable to drunk or sleep-deprived driving.

Ceramic Water Filtration Provides an Inexpensive Solution to Clean Water in Rural Mexico

16 Jun 2015 | 37,321 Views

We’ve partnered with CATIS-Mexico to help provide access to safe and clean drinking water to economically limited communities. Local communities are learning how to make their own ceramic filters that can be combined with biochar to remove fluoride, arsenic, and other dangerous compounds from the water.

Road Salt Leading to Rising Chloride Levels in Streams, Study Finds

28 Jan 2015 | 36,062 Views

Road salt makes winter driving far safer but at an increasingly steep cost to our environment.

How Do You Know if You’re Drinking Enough Water?

15 Dec 2014 | 1,197,636 Views

Water requirements can be wildly variable. Fortunately, these 2 great things will reveal if you're getting enough. And watch for these 10 commonly overlooked symptoms that provide subtle or overt signs you're creating a dangerous drought condition internally.

Can Water Go Bad?

22 Sep 2014 | 276,321 Views

These mistakes can introduce microorganisms into your water glass or bottle, and under certain conditions, begin to thrive and multiply. Some of these bacteria could make you sick. Do you make any of these risky mistakes?

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