July 25th, 2014 | by Important Media Cross-Post
Several years ago a Little Shop of Horrors-variety dentist turned what was supposed to be a routine teeth cleaning into a painful years-long affair in which my teeth were incredibly sensitive to cold. Having a glass of ice water or cold green smoothie brought lots of discomfort with it. Rather than living a life of warm smoothies (I believe they call that soup), I started looking into ways around my pain. Enter glass straws
July 14th, 2011 | by Heather Carr
Bisphenol A (BPA) is an industrial chemical pervasive in plastics. When ingested, it acts as an estrogen and an endocrine-disruptor.
April 8th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan
BPA is a great concern to many people these days, and for good reason. BPA is a hormone disruptor that can considerably harm one's health. BPA has been linked to endocrine disruption in animals and in some human studies (see links on the bottom for more on that). How to avoid BPA? Take a look
January 4th, 2011 | by Becky Striepe
Muir Glen is started selling BPA-free canned tomatoes when they processed the new harvest, but they aren't labeling the cans so that you can tell which ones are BPA free. Luckily Sara, a persistent and savvy reader, followed up with the company and got a very helpful bit of information!