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Being Dehydrated Can Make You Tired, Grumpy and Sick

29 Mar 2018 | 26,131 Views

Are you drinking enough water? If not, your body could be crying out from thirst in the form of fatigue, irritability, bad breath and more. Even mild dehydration can cause physical consequences in your body, leaving you less-than-optimally healthy.

Properly Filter Your Water

27 Jan 2018 | 173,329 Views

Poses a grave threat to your health. And these engineers are on top of it with this stern warning, for good reason. This has the potential to pummel your health internally, as well as through your skin and respiratory system. Here's the only way I know to protect yourself.

The Growing Threat of the Green Plague

28 Nov 2017 | 17,825 Views

With levels of nitrogen and phosphorus from fertilizer runoff getting higher in lakes and streams, algae blooms are getting increasingly out of control. Despite government spending billions to tackle the problem, algae blooms are spreading globally, putting the water supply, marine life and humans increasingly at risk.

Farming Contaminates Water in More Ways Than One

12 Sep 2017 | 105,120 Views

That's what this Wisconsin resident was told after contracting this deadly disease from her water supply. Hardly a foolproof approach, considering he told her it was like that of a third world country. Sadly, millions could face the same predicament - do you?

Are You Really Buying Spring Water?

06 Sep 2017 | 36,612 Views

A recent class-action lawsuit against bottled water brand Poland Spring has again shone a light on the challenges of using bottled water. The newest complaint has nothing to do with the environment, however, and instead addresses how much you're paying for potentially a 'colossal fraud.'

Over 267 Toxins Found in Public Tap Water

08 Aug 2017 | 39,595 Views

If you drink public water, there's a good chance it's contaminated with hundreds of different chemicals at levels that could potentially harm your health. From agriculture chemicals to pharmaceuticals and chemicals from nonstick cookware, find out what's in your water - and what to do about it - using this handy tap water database.

Earth Is Drowning in 9 Billion Tons of Permanent Pollution

02 Aug 2017 | 32,226 Views

Plastic not only leaks toxic chemicals, but it also may take up to 1,000 years to decompose. To date, over 9 billion tons of permanent pollution in the form of plastic has been produced, contaminating waterways, oceans and overwhelming landfills. I'll give you strategies to reduce your use and a creative way to recycle.

A Million Bottles Per Minute

18 Jul 2017 | 20,916 Views

Our throwaway society has gotten so out of control that we're purchasing 1 million plastic bottles worldwide every minute, mostly for bottled water. Meanwhile, single-use plastic utensils and straws are polluting our oceans and their inhabitants including the seafood that humans eat. A simple solution - forgo the use of single-use plastics - exists, but increasing awareness is key for it to catch on.

Why You Want to Avoid Hot Drinks When Flying

05 Jul 2017 | 101,269 Views

Flight attendants refrain from drinking coffee and tea while flying to avoid health problems. While it is advisable to drink during air travel to reduce your risk of dehydration, I'll give you healthier options that reduce your risk for contamination.

You Really Don't Need to Drink Eight Glasses of Water Each Day

27 May 2017 | 94,772 Views

The widespread mantra that you need to drink eight 8-ounce glasses of water a day to stay healthy is a myth. If your mind is now sufficiently blown, find out the very simple method you can use to be sure you're getting the right amount of water for you each and every day.