Eat Organic Foods! You limit your exposure to synthetic insecticides, fungicides and herbicides, because organic farming avoids using these chemicals. Additionally, by eating organic foods, you limit your intake of growth hormones and antibiotics, because organic meat and dairy farmers are prohibited from using hormones and antibiotics in organic livestock and dairy production. Finally, by eating organic foods, you limit your intake of GMO (genetically modified) foods because organic farmers cannot raise genetically modified crops or livestock — or use production aids/feeds that are genetically modified.” Sandi J. Star, HHP, CNC, Founder of KarmicHealth.com
Just so we all know we are not acting alone in our coming efforts to maintain a peaceful world and functioning democracy, you will be strengthened by reading this all-encompassing public statement by scholarly women of grit:
A STATEMENT BY FEMINIST SCHOLARS ON THE ELECTION OF DONALD TRUMP AS PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES
Winter Blues – Get Mud (Serotonin and Dopamine) on Your Shoes and Your Hands! Improve your mood by digging in your garden! Hunting and gathering the fruits of your labor also add to your your happiness level.
Rita Henley Jensen at Women’s E News broke the story on Maternal Death Rates & U.S. Health Disparities: The U.S. has the only rising maternal mortality rate in the developed world. The U.S. has the only rising maternal mortality rate in the developed world. Rita Henley Jensen broke this story in Women’s eNews! The emphasis now is on keeping premature and low birth weight babies alive vs. maternal care to increase the birth weight of their babies. The reasons women die are embolisms, infections, hemorrhaging and Pre-eclampsia — which is 50% avoidable!
Don’t put your family’s health at risk. Hot weather natural pest control is easy and easily available. Here are some tips and information to guide you: Fleas, Silverfish, Mites, Moths, Weevils, and Flies.
We interviewed Erin Switalski for our Lean Into Green Telesummit. Erin is the Executive Director of Women’s Voices for the Earth (www.WomensVoices.org). Our Health. Our Future. Toxic Free! WVE is one of those organizations you want to be involved with.
Preventing Cancer with Audra Conklin, “Control What You Can: Your Home” In our Telesummit Series, “Preventing Cancer: Exposing the Environmental Causes” we explored toxins, radiation, hormone disruptors, cell phones, sunscreens, fluoride, fracking, GMOs, flame retardants and BPA — and Steps You Can Take To Prevent Cancer and its Recurrence.
We interviewed Asoka for our Feminism & Sustainability Telesummit. You can listen to that interview here. Here is what she said about Earth Day Feminism: Women are responding to climate change not only as mothers and nurturers, but also as economic producers.