A recent study by the FDA found that 400 pairs of lipstick tested positive for lead. Should this surprise us? Lead has been found in lipstick before. The least contaminated brand was Wet ‘n’ Wild Mega Mixers Lip Balm. Maybelline’s Pink Petal ranked among the top. The FDA doesn’t consider the lead levels to be […]
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With Halloween right around the corner and Trick-o-Treaters anxiously awaiting to fill their bags with candy, I thought it appropriate to post a gluten free list of candy. As the author of the list notes, ingredients might have changed since she put the list together, so always double check the ingredients. You might also want […]
Are you experiencing Multiple Chemical Sensitivity symptoms? Is Multiple Chemical Sensitivity (MCS) real? Yes, I can definitely attest to it. And if you are suffering from this awful illness, I can sympathize with you. Multiple Chemical Sensitivity Symptoms – Can You Relate? I had never heard of such a thing before. I, along with everyone […]
My current health issues began in 2007. In looking back, I know there were a lot of little things that should have caught my attention. But I was just going through each day masking any pain or symptoms I might have had – not wanting to stop and take the time to figure out what […]
A few years ago, I started having episodes that I called “blurred vision”. No pain was associated with these episodes. They would last for a little while. I remember the first one happening when I attended a friend’s SuperBowl party. All of the sudden while I was sitting on the couch watching the game and […]
BPA stands for Bisphenol A. Fortunately, BPA is becoming more readily known, especially when it comes to baby bottles. BPA is used in plastics and found in the epoxy lining in metal food cans. It is effective with preventing food to spoil in the cans. However, since BPA is lipophilic (fat-seeking), it can leach into […]