Cancer and the Environment: What’s the Link?

Here are some resources that can help make sense of the complicated connections between cancer and the environment.

What Does the Environment Have to Do with My Health?

The Roman poet Junvinal famously said, “A healthy mind in a healthy body.” Our business on Earth Day is to focus on a healthy population in a healthy environment.

Creative Arts Enhance Well-being

A recent review of 27 studies involving almost 1,600 patients demonstrated clear benefits for cancer patients using creative arts therapies.


Put a Plant in It!: Using Houseplants to Detoxify Indoor Air

Since most of us spend up to 90% of our time indoors, ...

Fish Oil Protects White Blood Cells During Chemotherapy

Decreased white blood cell (WBC) level is a common side effect of ...

What’s App: Skin Deep by E.W.G.

If your daily routine involves shampoo, toothpaste, lotion, deodorant, shaving cream, or ...

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Healthy Snacking Is Good For You and Your Waistline

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Kitchen Cures for the Common Cold, Part 2

Still under the weather? These cold-busting foods just might do the trick.

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Water, Water Everywhere — But I Just Hate to Drink: How to Stay Hydrated

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