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Eye Opener – The Sugar Rush

“Food Revolution” by Jamie Oliver is a really BIG eye opener about malnutrition in schools. I stumbled onto this show quite by accident and found it to be such an eye opener that I had to watch the entire episode.  OMG, no wonder why kids are overweight in North America....

Air Pollution Increases Premature Births

Air pollution a risk for pregnant women: Study By QMI Agency California researchers have linked air pollution to an increase in premature births. The study looked at 100,000 births of those living within five miles of air quality monitoring stations over a 22-month period starting in June 2004. They used...

Health Canada recalls 4 kids’ products

Health Canada issued recalls Friday affecting several products, including children’s items that could cause injury. The Parents Busy Time Activity Center, manufactured for Manhattan Group LLC of Minneapolis, Minn., includes a xylophone with wooden pegs that can come loose, posing a choking hazard to children. The recalled toy has the...