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Excitotoxins the Taste That Kills
Excitotoxins the Taste That Kills
by Russell L Blaylock
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"Citing over five hundred scientific studies, Excitotoxins "explores the dangers of aspartame, MSG and other substances added to our food. This is an electrifying and important book that should be available to every American consumer.... (read more)

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The Pure Cure: A Complete Guide to Freeing Your Life from Dangerous Toxins
The Pure Cure: A Complete Guide to Freeing Your Life from Dangerous Toxins
by Sharyn Wynters
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The human race has invented nearly every toxin imaginable. In our food, there are chemicals that kill pests, make foods ripen faster and grow bigger, and lengthen shelf life. In our clothing, chemicals make fabrics soft, keep them from wrinkling, make... (read more)

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The Water We Drink: Water Quality and Its Effects on Health
The Water We Drink: Water Quality and Its Effects on Health
by Joshua Barzilay
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We all drink water and water-based fluids, yet most of us take water for granted. We assume that when we turn on the tap to fill our glass, bathtub, or washing machine, clean water will flow. But is it really safe? And if it is not, what can we do about... (read more)

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Electromagnetic Fields: A Consumer S Guide to the Issues and How to Protect Ourselves
Electromagnetic Fields: A Consumer S Guide to the Issues and How to Protect Ourselves
by B Blake Levitt
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A frank, informative book explaining what electromagnetic fields are; what illnesses may have a strong connection to EMFs; how the safety of homes and offices can be determined; what action citizens can take toward protection. Illustrations.... (read more)

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The Hundred-Year Lie: How to Protect Yourself from the Chemicals That Are Destroying Your Health
The Hundred-Year Lie: How to Protect Yourself from the Chemicals That Are Destroying Your Health
by Randall Fitzgerald
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In a devastating exposé in the tradition of Silent Spring and Fast Food Nation, investigative journalist Randall Fitzgerald warns how thousands of man-made chemicals in our food, water, medicine, and environment are making humans the most... (read more)

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The Non-Toxic Avenger: What You Don't Know Can Hurt You
The Non-Toxic Avenger: What You Don't Know Can Hurt You
by Deanna Duke
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Most of us turn a blind eye to the startling array of chemicals lurking in everything from shampoo to baby bottles to the money in our wallets, choosing to believe that government agencies ensure the safety of the products we wear, use, ingest, and... (read more)

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Techno-fix: Why Technology Won't Save (11 Edition)
Techno-fix: Why Technology Won't Save (11 Edition)
by Huesemann Mich
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Techno-Fix questions a primary paradigm of our age: that advanced technology will extricate us from an ever increasing load of social, environmental, and economic ills. Techno-Fix shows why negative unintended consequences of science and technology are... (read more)

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The Bed Bug Survival Guide: The Only Book You Need to Eliminate or Avoid This Pest Now
The Bed Bug Survival Guide: The Only Book You Need to Eliminate or Avoid This Pest Now
by Jeff Eisenberg
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The 5 year old who carried them home in his backpack thta he grabbed from the communal pile at school...The young assistant who got them from her new work cubicle...the executive who got them on an overseas flight... It can no longer be denied that the... (read more)

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Winter blues :seasonal affective disorder : what it is and how to overcome it
Winter blues :seasonal affective disorder : what it is and how to overcome it
by Norman E Rosenthal
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A revision of the work originally published in 1989 under the title Seasons of the Mind. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)... (read more)

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The Toxic Bedroom
The Toxic Bedroom
by Walter Bader
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The president of Lifekind, Inc., the largest manufacturer of 100 percent organic bedding in America, outlines the dangers of toxic chemicals in the bedroom.... (read more)

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The Healthy Home: Simple Truths to Protect Your Family from Hidden Household Dangers
The Healthy Home: Simple Truths to Protect Your Family from Hidden Household Dangers
by Dave Wentz
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In The Healthy Home, father-and-son team Dr. Myron Wentz and Dave Wentz walk readers room-by-room through a typical house, pointing out the surprising health risks posed by the everyday products and behaviors of any modern family. With the help of... (read more)

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Fluoride: Drinking Ourselves to Death?
Fluoride: Drinking Ourselves to Death?
by Barry Groves
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An assessment of the damage caused to health by the fluoridation of drinking water, which has been banned throughout Europe, but remains a fairly common practice in Britain and Ireland.... (read more)

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Seeds of Destruction: The Hidden Agenda of Genetic Manipulation
Seeds of Destruction: The Hidden Agenda of Genetic Manipulation
by F. William Engdahl
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This skillfully researched book focuses on the effort of a tiny socio-political American elite to gain control over the very basis of human survival: our daily bread. Control the food and you control the people. It's no ordinary book about the perils of... (read more)

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Breaking Out of Environmental Illness: Essential Reading for People with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Allergies, & Chemical Sensitivities
Breaking Out of Environmental Illness: Essential Reading for People with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Allergies, & Chemical Sensitivities
by Robert Sampson
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This is a book written to accelerate the personal healing of anyonesuffering from any form of environmental illness.andnbsp; It tells the storyof how a physician and a nurse liberate themselves from a common debilitatingcondition.... (read more)

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The Toxic Consumer: Living Healthy in a Hazardous World (Green Essentials)
The Toxic Consumer: Living Healthy in a Hazardous World (Green Essentials)
by Karen Ashton
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Be scared, be very scared: toxic chemicals are in thousands of everyday products…and then they become part of our blood, our fat, our bodies. The chemicals that make things non-stick, flexible, flame-retardant, or stain-resistant are implicated in a... (read more)

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What's Toxic, What's Not
What's Toxic, What's Not
by Gary Ginsberg and Brian Toal
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Arsenic. Mercury. Pesticides. Dioxin. Toxic gases. Your typical hazardous waste dump, right? Wrong. These materials can be found in the home. Every day, people work, live, and play amid potentially harmful toxins-things they might not even know are there.... (read more)

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The War on Bugs
The War on Bugs
by Will Allen
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Will Allen is an organic farming visionary. A true activist, entrepreneur, and expert, he understands the complexities of farming first hand and the impact that commercialization has had.In the early nineteenth century as the American population grew... (read more)

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What's in This Stuff?: The Hidden Toxins in Everyday Products and What You Can Do about Them
What's in This Stuff?: The Hidden Toxins in Everyday Products and What You Can Do about Them
by Patricia Thomas
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The essential reference to what's really in the products we buy. Every day Americans eat processed food and use toiletries, cosmetics, household cleaners, gardening supplies and often pet care products of some kind. It's time to ask What's in This Stuff?... (read more)

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Autoimmune Diseases and Their Environmental Triggers
Autoimmune Diseases and Their Environmental Triggers
by Elaine A Moore
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This work is a comprehensive resource for patients with autoimmune disease (AD). The primary focus is on the specific environmental factors, including heavy metals, hormones, organic solvents, medications, and infectious agents, that lead to autoimmune... (read more)

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High Tech Trash: Digital Devices, Hidden Toxins, and Human Health
High Tech Trash: Digital Devices, Hidden Toxins, and Human Health
by Elizabeth Grossman
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An environmental journalist reveals that digital may be sleek, but it's anything but clean. Deep within every electronic device lie toxic materials that make up the bits and bytes, a complex thicket of lead, mercury, cadmium, plastics, and a host of... (read more)

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