Patagonia – 1% for the planet

Original post date 4th feb 2013   1% For the Planet was established in 2002 by clothing giant Patagonia, to bring together companies that wanted to help the environment and to encourage other companies to do the same. Developed by Yvon Chouinard and Craig Mathews, its mission is to “build and support an alliance of […]

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Free poison to the masses

Fluoride, we brush our teeth with it. Its in our water supply in many areas. And we are told by dentists and governments alike that it is good for our health and our teeth. So why is it also almost as toxic as arsenic ? Fluoride is as hexafluorosilicic acid derived from an industrial process… […]

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Money before Health – The great e-cig Lunacy

  ecigarettes or vaporisers, you either love them or hate them and there are reasonable reasons for both opinions but ultimately what is their health impact? The government review whilst very favourable does not quite fully cover the pros/cons of vaping versus smoking. Common listed Pros Better health No offensive second hand smoke No fire […]

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Clean and Healthy

For years now we have been told, always wash your hands, the following list is from the NHS telling us when we should wash our hands, however what are you washing your hands in and are you actually doing yourself more harm than good by using the wrong type of soap ? When I started […]

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To walk again – Exoskeletons come of age

(Original post date 21st July 2013) Exo skeletons are no longer a sci-fi fantasy worn by super heroes and soldiers of the future. Millions of people worldwide suffer some form of paralysis and the only option available to them is the wheel chair.  But in the US, engineers have developed a wearable robot ‘exo skeleton’ […]

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