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What are the risks of lead in drinking water?

The dangerously high levels of lead found in drinking water has brought the city of Flint, Mich. international attention in the recent weeks. A number of children tested positive for lead poisoning, and the number continues to rise. The problem began when city officials changed its water supply source. The new water caused lead to… Read more »

Why drinking pop can be detrimental to womens’ health

According to a recent poll, nearly half of Americans — 48 percent — say they drink at least one glass of pop per day. While 52 percent report they usually don’t drink any soda, the average daily amount of soda consumed is 2.6 glasses for those who do. It is well known fact that drinking… Read more »

Why Water Is Essential for Toddlers and Infants

Water is essential for everyone, but very few of us drink enough water on a regular basis. Children tend to favor juices and other sugary drinks, such as sodas, that can do more harm than good and don’t always provide the right level of hydration that young children need. Substituting water, and providing ready access… Read more »