Tag Archives: public health

Food Insecurity in Families with School-aged Children

  I am working on a project for one of my classes.  The theme is an examination of food insecurity and the effects on learning.  I have been researching already, and have found excellent sources.  I would like to find … Continue reading

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Stachybotrys

I have procured another great article for your perusal, which you can view here.   I have been researching mold over the past few weeks, and learning quite a bit.  Moldhealthreport.com has become quite the happening spot for great mold articles … Continue reading

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Shade Balls!

Leave it to Californians to deliver one of the greatest(and simplest) innovations in sustainable technologies.  Within the past week, officials have released over 96 million black plastic balls into the Los Angeles Reservoir. What for? These roughly 4-inch diameter black … Continue reading

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More on mold….

After taking a few days off, I have some more good stuff for you to read.  You will have to follow the link, however.  I am still researching mold, and finding lots of great facts and helpful information.  Here is … Continue reading

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To sleep or not to sleep, that is the question…..

We all can agree that sleep is important to our overall health.  We have learned through countless medical and scientific studies how sleep, or the lack thereof, affects us physically and emotionally.  Some have even studied how sleep affects memory.  … Continue reading

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California Department of Public Health: Just Say No to Seafood

While not all seafood is affected, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has just issued an updated advisory regarding consumption of certain recreationally caught mollusks and other edible sea creatures. The original advisory was issued in early June, and … Continue reading

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Vertical Farming?

Vertical Farming? What the heck is ‘vertical farming?’  Well, it is exactly what it sounds like.  The term has come around in our modern day due to the increased demand for food for the endlessly growing population of humans.  Urban … Continue reading

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