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The Facts About Humidifiers for Babies and Children – Part 2

By | April 16, 2016 |Categories: 0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Indoor Air, Latest Posts, Mary Cordaro|

Part 1 of this series touched on the unknown or ignored realities of humidifier use: the impact of using impure water, high-tech humidifier units and the growth of mold and unwanted microorganisms in a home. [...]

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The Facts About Humidifiers for Babies and Children – Part 1

By | March 19, 2016 |Categories: 0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Indoor Air, Latest Posts|

At the Doctor's Office Your pediatrician sees your child has a hacking cough and suggests you use a humidifier. Cool mist or warm mist? “Cool mist,” the pediatrician advises, likely because humidifiers that produce warm [...]

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Air Pollution: Must-Know Risks And Solutions

By | January 28, 2016 |Categories: 0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Air, Development, Developmental Disorders, Latest Posts, Outdoors, Pre-Conception, Pregnancy|

“Any environmental toxin that is present in the mother’s body or that the mother may be exposed to during pregnancy can travel through her placenta directly into the developing baby." - Dr. Murray Clarke, ND., [...]

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A Safe, Non-toxic & Very Affordable Mattress For Babies & Toddlers

By | June 7, 2013 |Categories: 0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, MACT Award Winners, Nursery, Nursery Room, Product Reviews|Tags: , , |

When entrusting in a mattress for your baby and child there are a few things that are very important to consider. 1. Health 2. Safety 3. Affordability We will define all 3 of these factors [...]

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Are Your Cleaning Products Truly Eco and Safe? You Must Know This Before Buying Another Solution!

By | April 9, 2013 |Categories: Household, Kitchen, Product Reviews|Tags: , , , |

We are very excited today to announce today's Post Sponsor: CleanHappens! Did you know that manufacturers of cleaning products are not required to list all of the ingredients in their products?!  This can make it [...]

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A Guide to Non-toxic Baking: Free of Silicone, Non-stick Coating, Plastic and Aluminum

By | February 12, 2013 |Categories: Chemicals in Products, Household, Kitchen|Tags: , , |

I have always loved to bake. Whether it's baking mac n' cheese, chicken, or desserts, I love how easy it is just to plop something into the oven and go about my business till the [...]

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Why Formamide-Free Labeled EVA Foam Puzzle Mats Are Not Really Formamide-Free

By | July 21, 2012 |Categories: Chemicals in Products, Indoor Air, Toys & Activities|Tags: , , |

We have received numerous messages from our readers asking us about safe EVA foam mats. Sorry for not having the time responding to each of you personally, that's why we are posting this update today. [...]

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Hydrogen Peroxide: Treats Colds Naturally And Can Be Used As An Effective Natural Home and Produce Cleaner

By | March 1, 2012 |Categories: Household, Illnesses & Infections, Kitchen, Natural Remedies|Tags: , , |

When I compare the cost of one of the all natural cleaners that I use (made right here on the island I live on) to the cost of these 2 natural ingredients: vinegar and hydrogen [...]

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Ventilating Your Vehicle Is A Good Idea

By | April 26, 2011 |Categories: Car|

There is just something so life-affirming in the spring time air and I love it!  The days are warmer and the sun has been blazing here where I live.  It is so splendid. Now that [...]

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