Learn the basics of sustainable cleaning - from green products to indoor air quality - to create a healthy home.
Incorrect use of antibacterial soaps can encourage a resistance to the chemicals in certain microbes, largely rendering the soaps useless.
While it ranks high on the gross scale, peeing in a pool has never been considered hazardous. A new study, however, uncovers serious health effects tied to in-pool tinkles.
Feeling wheezy after snuggling on the sofa? Struggling with cat pee smell? Vexed by VOCs? Not to worry, your air-purifying, bacteria-eliminating hardwood flooring should take care of it.
New study finds that the best way to get parents active and engaged with their kids at a playground is to do away with park benches.
A new study suggests there should be official rules on how often doctors clean these essential tools.
One-fourth of workers always go to work when they're sick. Do you?
When fungi are moved from their natural hiding places, the results can be harmful to humans.
A new video campaign uses humor to educate about the difference between organic and natural food labels.
The spread of germs poses a real threat, and researchers are doing everything they can to protect us.
Commonly known as the 'stomach flu,' this virus is highly contagious and tough to destroy.
Just because you're all grown up, doesn't mean you don't have to deal with bullies.
Pollution typically clouds the sky over China's capital city, but last week visitors to Tiananmen Square got to witness a beautiful sunrise — on a TV screen.
You might be surprised at the one thing that can make the task much more bearable.
New research finds that LEDs are twice as effective as incandescents at stimulating the brain and disrupting sleep patterns.
Step away from the toxic chemicals and enjoy a fresh new look for your home.
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.