Microplastics Harming Our Drinking Water Is A Major Environmental Challenge

Microplastics Harming Our Drinking Water Is A Major Environmental Challenge from Natural Blaze Plastics in our waste streams are breaking down into tiny particles, causing potentially catastrophic consequences for human health and our aquatic systems, finds research from the University of Surrey and Deakin’s Institute for Frontier Materials. Led by Dr Judy Lee and Marie Enfrin from the Department of Chemical and Process Engineering at the University of Surrey and Dr Ludovic Dumée at Deakin’s Institute for Frontier Materials, the project investigated nano and microplastics in water and wastewater treatment…

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What Does ‘Born of Water and the Spirit’ Mean in John 3:5?

What Does ‘Born of Water and the Spirit’ Mean in John 3:5? by Don Carson  for The Gospel Coalition The question is important, because it lies at the heart of Jesus’s explanation of “born again,” of new birth, of regeneration. When Jesus first introduces the category (John 3:3), Nicodemus clearly doesn’t understand what Jesus means (3:4 NIV): “How can someone be born when they are old?” he asks. “Surely they cannot enter a second time into their mother’s womb to be born!” Many people think the question Nicodemus poses shows…

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Court denies EPA’s request to limit info on water fluoridation

Court denies EPA’s request to limit info on water fluoridation from Mercola An attempt by the Environmental Protection Agency to dismiss a lawsuit aimed at doing away with water fluoridation in the U.S. was denied in 2018 by a Northern District of California federal court judge, as reported in The National Law Review.   The court blocked requests by the EPA to limit the information that was available to the court while a decision was being made whether or not to ban water fluoridation. This means that important studies showing the…

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How else are we being exposed to the dangers of radiation in our food and drinking water?

How else are we being exposed to the dangers of radiation in our food and drinking water? by: Edsel Cook for Natural News The 2011 Fukushima disaster caused massive radiation contamination of food supplies and water sources not just in Japan, but all around the world. People need to identify these threats to their health and take appropriate means to protect themselves and their families. Increased levels of cesium and strontium radionuclides appeared in commercially important fish along the Pacific coast of North America. Furthermore, bluefin tuna, salmon, and other affected fish displayed cancerous tumors. These…

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The 15 health benefits of drinking lemon water in the morning

The 15 health benefits of drinking lemon water in the morning by: Edsel Cook for Natural News Taking a glass or two of lemon water every morning is one of the simplest yet most effective ways to attain and maintain good health. The body is quick to absorb nutrients from the foods consumed during breakfast, allowing it to enjoy the many benefits of citrus-enriched water. This antioxidant-rich treat for the skin and digestion also promotes healing and detoxification Lemons contain tons of antioxidants that eliminate free radicals associated with cancer. They also neutralize…

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Use warm water and turmeric to cleanse your body, support digestion

Use warm water and turmeric to cleanse your body, support digestion by: D. Samuelson for Natural News The National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) researches a wide range of digestive disorders — chronic constipation, gastrointestinal infections, irritable bowel syndrome, pancreatitis, ulcers, diverticulitis and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) among others. According to their 2010 data, the NIDDK states that “60 to 70 million people [in the U.S.] are affected by all digestive diseases.”  It’s likely that those 2010 percentages, as well as the population’s discomfort and pain have increased. GERD alone “affects 20% of all Americans,” reports Everydayhealth.com.  Another 700,000 citizens are burdened with ulcerative…

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Drinking Water Storage – How Long In Plastic Containers?

Drinking Water Storage – How Long In Plastic Containers? by Ken Jorgustin for Modern Survival Blog A lot of people are apparently concerned about the (health) effects of plastic as it pertains to drinking water storage (‘bottles’, jugs, containers, barrels, etc.). I have spent time researching the general subject of various plastics versus their apparent safety for food and water. There is a-lot of opinion and passion about it. Having said that, I have come to my own conclusions about how to best deal with it. That is, the possibility…

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15 Reasons You Should Be Drinking Lemon Water Every Morning

15 Reasons You Should Be Drinking Lemon Water Every Morning By Amy Goodrich for Natural News If you are looking for an easy trick to improve your life and overall health, than look no further. Drinking lemon water first thing in the morning is a pretty simple routine to get into and will have tremendous effects on your overall health. Since I started this simple and surprisingly healthy habit a few years ago, I definitely noticed the difference. Not only does the refreshing taste wake me up in the morning,…

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Water Purification Tablets – Why You Should Have Some

Water Purification Tablets – Why You Should Have Some by Ken Jorgustin for Modern Survival Blog GNN Note – This is a stealth method of having drinkable water. If you boil water odds are there will be a fire and that could create all kinds of issues. ****** There are several methods for emergency disinfection of drinking water. Each with their own attributes and effectiveness. One method to treat water for drinking is to use water purification tablets.   WATER PURIFICATION TABLETS – ADVANTAGES   1. SMALL AND LIGHTWEIGHT A typical small…

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Israel Chokes Off Water Supply to 17 Palestinian Communities – Report

Israel Chokes Off Water Supply to 17 Palestinian Communities – Report from Sputnik News Israeli forces this week opted to cut off water supply lines feeding into more than a dozen communities in the West Bank city of Hebron, according to the Palestine News Network. In total, the changes will affect 17 Mafasir Yatta communities, where an estimated 1,500 Palestinians reside. The Wednesday move has been largely criticized by locals as yet another Israeli measure to force Palestinians away from their home in order to expand settlements, PNN reported. A 2009 Amnesty International reporton Palestinian access to water supplies…

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