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Taking care of your health makes green living that much easier. From protecting yourself from toxins and chemicals to exercising more and reducing your exposure to air pollution, follow the latest stories on Health News to know how you can achieve personal and environmental wellness.


Reduce Car Pollutant Deaths by Working From Home

The research, by Oxford and Bath University, showed that related health costs from car and van emissions are costing about £6 billion a year in damage.

12 Plants for Improving Your Health & Home

From lavender to lemongrass, rosemary to aloe vera, plants can do wonders for our wellbeing, emotion and the environment around us. Therefore, explore the great health and home improvements offered by the 12 exclusive plants listed in this infographic.
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Microplastics Found in Bottled Water Prompts WHO Health Inquiry

A study that found the presence of microplastics in bottles of water has caused the World Health Organization to carry out an urgent assessment of the potential risks of plastic to human health.
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Germany to Trial Free Public Transportation to Tackle Air Pollution

Public transportation is to be offered free of charge in some parts of Germany, to encourage people to leave their cars at home. The new initiative is a government-led effort to meet air pollution targets.

Pollution Deaths and Breakthrough Technology to Fight It

Pollution is known to be harmful to human health, causing more deaths than AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria combined. A study conducted in 2015 found that pollution was the cause...
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The Global Air Pollution Crisis: an Interactive Infographic

Across the globe, people are suffocating in bouts of dense smog and extremely high levels of air pollution. Just about every country in the world grapples with pollution, no...
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Breastfeeding: A Natural and Eco-Friendly Choice

When it comes to being a new parent, there’s so much information out there on what to buy and how to do things. Everyone from your coworkers to in-laws...

Did You Know That These 10 “Good” Foods Aren’t So Good After All?

Recently it’s come to my attention that many of my healthy food choices aren’t so healthy for the planet. In particular, avocados and almonds. Avocados have become almost a food staple for...
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You Need to Stop Drinking Coffee from Pods – Here’s Why

Have you heard of coffee pods yet? You probably have. They’re becoming super popular in the US and Europe right now. According to data from market research firm Euromonitor, coffee pod...
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The GMO Debate: Meetings about non-existent food safety issues

This guest article is contributed by Mischa Popoff, a former organic farmer and USDA-contract organic inspector and the author of Is it Organic? No one died in a car crash...