USA’s First “Pick-Your-Own Hemp” Field Opens in Maine

October 11, 2019 at 4:54 pm




Farmers in Maine just opened the nation’s first pick-your-own hemp field next to their pick-your-own strawberries… guess which crop is more popular…

Photo Credit: Portland Press Herald

Study: The Air Surrounding Urban Trees is 25% Cleaner and 4 Degrees Cooler

September 19, 2019 at 7:05 pm




Trees are giant air filters, and air conditioners!

Hospital’s Rooftop Garden Provides 7000 Pounds of Organic Veggies a Year for Patients

September 15, 2019 at 5:23 pm




Recognizing “food is medicine,” a Boston hospital puts an organic farm on its roof

Drinking Fluoridated Water During Pregnancy Reduces IQ in Children, New JAMA Study Says

September 7, 2019 at 3:47 am




For each additional milligram of fluoride found in a mother’s urine, her son’s IQ drops 4.5 points, says study published in leading medical journal

Study: Pokeberries are “Potent Inhibitors” of HIV, Herpes, Flu and Polio Viruses

August 26, 2019 at 12:30 am




Pokeberry seeds might be the most powerful antivirals on the planet, according to a series of studies

Sunglasses Increase Risk of Sunburn and Skin Cancer

July 22, 2019 at 10:33 pm




Sunglasses trick the brain into thinking it’s dark and prevent it from producing a hormone that protects against sunburn, according to new research

Study: Burning Sage Kills 94% of Airborne Bacteria, Disease-Causing Strains Stay Gone for 30 Days

July 20, 2019 at 8:35 pm




The ancient ritual of burning sage to purify the air turns out to be more than a superstition!

Sunscreen Chemicals Seep Into Bloodstream, New FDA Study Confirms

May 17, 2019 at 3:23 pm




Sunscreen companies have long claimed the chemicals in their products aren’t absorbed into the body. Turns out they are.

Marijuana “Tampons” are Here to Save Us From Period Cramps

May 14, 2019 at 4:32 pm




Women are raving about the new marijuana-infused suppositories that allegedly make cramps “disappear within 20 minutes”

W.H.O. Calls For Limited or No Screen Time Under Age 5

April 30, 2019 at 4:15 pm




The World Health Organization issues strict new guidelines on screen-time based on emerging science.