Environmental Medicine

Pesticides: The New Dirty Dozen

by in Detox, Environmental Medicine, Fruits and Veggies, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Kitchen Sink, Preventative Medicine, Whole Foods Makeover March 26, 2009

By Dr. Nicole Sundene There is a new dirty dozen out by the Environemental Working Group. Check out the top 12 dirtiest most pesticide ridden foods we should buy organic and the “Clean Fifteen” that we don’t have to worry about so much. Although we should always take a spin around the organic foods section […]

Why We Should Like Bugs and Worms

by in Environmental Medicine, Fruits and Veggies, Gardening, Guest Posts, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Kitchen Sink, Organic, Whole Foods Diet November 21, 2008

Do you like bugs and worms? Well if you do, you can feel vindicated by today’s topic, and if you don’t you may change your mind after reading today’s guest post. This is also a great teaching topic to share with your children. Won’t you sound so smart next time you are outside with your […]

How to Filter the Water for Your Entire Home

by in Anti-Aging, Asthma, Detox, Environmental Medicine, Holistic Tips, Kitchen Sink, Skin Care, Water November 17, 2008

“The Importance of Home Water Filters” By Dr. Nicole Sundene Have you ever wished you could filter more than just the water you drink? I mean there are shower water filters out there too but that still doesn’t decrease the amount of pollutants and chlorine your children, pets, and clothing are exposed to. Chlorine free […]

How are you Voting for your Health?

by in American Sickcare System, Discipline, Environmental Medicine, Holistic Tips, Kitchen Sink, Life Coaching, Motivation, Preventative Medicine November 11, 2008

Call me old fashioned but I refuse to vote by absentee ballot. I just love Election Day, and to me there is something really special about driving to the same elementary school year after year and filling out my ballot alongside everyone else in my community. There is that certain spirit in the air. That […]

Chlorine Shower Filter: Anti-Aging

by in Air Pollution, Anti-Aging, Asthma, Dandruff, Detox, Dry Skin, Eczema, Environmental Medicine, Hair Loss, Hydrotherapy, Psoriasis, Respiratory Disease, Skin Care, Skin Rashes, Water June 4, 2008

A simple anti-aging trick is to use a shower water filter. I cannot more highly recommend the use of shower water filters for reducing chlorine associated aging and accelerated damage to healthy cells. Chlorine is a toxic gas that destroys the healthy cells in our bodies on contact.Historically, chlorine gas was used as part of […]