We Need to Talk About Your Body: A Gift Guide

*Affiliate disclosure. “Self care” is the trendy wellness term du jour, and from our point of view, that’s a good thing… as long as self care products are nontoxic, ethical, stylish, and, you know, actually work. So you’ll find that this is a different kind of gift guide.  From mental health to immunity to confidence, …

10 Doctor-Approved Holiday Gifts for a Healthful New Year

*Affiliate disclosure. These days, it’s even harder to know what to give your loved ones at the holidays. Not only have our friends and family developed the pesky habit of warding off boredom and guaranteeing at least some socially distanced human contact by ordering all their little heart’s desires off the Internet, but with Covid-19 …

Days Before the Election, the EPA Reapproved a Dangerous Herbicide

On October 27, the EPA announced the reapproval of herbicide dicamba for use on genetically-engineered dicamba-resistant soybeans and cotton – to the horror of environmental advocates. The decision came just four months after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit had revoked the 2018 approvals for the same chemical, due to what the …