Health Risks

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Chugging from that favorite sports bottle could mean ingesting more than H2O. Research suggests potentially toxic BPA can leach into the body through water and food containers.

“Antibiotics” may bring to mind human disease, but they’re actually administered — in much bigger numbers — to livestock in the meat industry. These drugs aren’t merely helping cows fight the sniffles; they’re actually making human infections harder to treat.

Are we getting more than just H2O on tap? With World Water Day just a day away, get the need-to-know facts on which contaminants might be sneaking into our water supply.

Let’s face it— a world without technology would be a difficult one to live in. But before we give smart phones, laptops, and the Internet a big A+, lets look at just how harmful they could be.

Attention, dangerfood devourers: Step away from the pantry. These 19 foods might seem healthy, but look under the hood and there may be a different story.

Risk of electrocution? About one in a million. Odds of being in an unfaithful relationship? At least one in five. Find out if these 20 threats (and a few miracles!) are likely to happen to you.

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Attention, dangerfood devourers: Step away from the pantry. These 19 foods might seem healthy, but look under the hood and there may be a different story.

Let’s face it— a world without technology would be a difficult one to live in. But before we give smart phones, laptops, and the Internet a big A+, lets look at just how harmful they could be.

Are we getting more than just H2O on tap? With World Water Day just a day away, get the need-to-know facts on which contaminants might be sneaking into our water supply.

“Antibiotics” may bring to mind human disease, but they’re actually administered — in much bigger numbers — to livestock in the meat industry. These drugs aren’t merely helping cows fight the sniffles; they’re actually making human infections harder to treat.

Canned Corn_river

Chugging from that favorite sports bottle could mean ingesting more than H2O. Research suggests potentially toxic BPA can leach into the body through water and food containers.

Each year, contaminated food products are estimated to cause 48 million consumer sicknesses in the U.S. Use the following guide to help protect yourself from foodborne contaminants.

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