Fluoride’s Days are Numbered!

Arvid Carlson, pharmacologist, won the nobel prize for Medicine in 2000.  In the 1970s he led  a successful campaign AGAINST fluoridation in Sweden.  In 2000, he wrote: "Sweden rejected fluoridation in the 1970s. Our children have not suffered great tooth decya, and in turn, our citizens have not borne the other hazards fluoride may case. In … Continue reading Fluoride’s Days are Numbered!

Make homemade ‘charred’ biomass. Filter out industrial and agricultural chemicals in your water.

Many wonderful people have been addressing the issue and lack of healthy water in communities around the world for many years through non-profits and NGOs.  Although these efforts address the most acute threat - microbiological organisms which quickly cause illness and death, they have not addressed the equally lethal contaminants that lead to chronic illness … Continue reading Make homemade ‘charred’ biomass. Filter out industrial and agricultural chemicals in your water.

Make your own fluoride filter, from ‘charred’ bones – BIOCHAR aka BONE CHAR!

Bones are an amazing thing.  They regrow inside of our bodies and the bodies of animals, millimeter by millimeter, many times throughout our lives.  They store minerals, and have a interesting structure.  Some native American tribes in the California area used to hunt rodents, and crush/eat the entire animal, bones and all.  Today, we often … Continue reading Make your own fluoride filter, from ‘charred’ bones – BIOCHAR aka BONE CHAR!

Drinking Water: Solutions & Filters

Before you read about the water improvement solutions listed below, it is important to know which contaminants reside in your water.  This knowledge will allow you to target a solution that effectively cleans your water.  Every water source is very different -- different in pH, and in the contaminants present.   Read this post first to learn how to assess your water.  Short version: … Continue reading Drinking Water: Solutions & Filters

Fluoride – a strange and harmful stowaway from the ignorant past

***Update 4/15/18: The Fluoride Action Network has made impressive progress in their lawsuit against the EPA in an attempt to end fluoridation***  see the history and details here: http://fluoridealert.org/articles/newsbud-interviews-paul-michael-connett-on-tsca-fluoride-case/.  Fluoridation: the practice of adding fluoride to our drinking water at the drinking water treatment plant, allegedly to medicate the public (to prevent the formation of cavities). … Continue reading Fluoride – a strange and harmful stowaway from the ignorant past

Drinking Water, Contaminants & Testing

We need air and water to continue living, - heck, we are 80% vibrating fluid!  I wish we lived in an Eden where we could drink from the water-cress filled brook, bubbling up from a natural spring in an un-polluted Earth!  With the current state of the environment, I think we have to filter the … Continue reading Drinking Water, Contaminants & Testing

Navigating Life in a World in Love with Aluminum

Did you know that aluminum is an ingredient in rocket fuel?   Did you know it is added to deodorant, cosmetics, and sunscreen?  ...that is it sometimes used to make food cans or used to coat the inside of steel (tin) food cans?  Did you know virtually every cast iron or carbon steel pan company uses aluminum to sand … Continue reading Navigating Life in a World in Love with Aluminum