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It Matters Where Your Food Comes From

By Deirdre Imus, 6-23-2019- I talk, think, and write a lot about food – which foods to eat, which to avoid, the benefits of organic produce, the risks of eating processed foods, how to avoid harmful ingredients like pesticides, artificial flavorings and preservatives, and genetically modified organisms, best known as GMOs.


What's in our Food/Can we Sustain?

By Deirdre Imus, 6-11-19 A few weeks ago, The New York Times published an article instructing readers how to eat more sustainably to positively affect the planet.


EPA Must Ban Roundup (Glyphosate) Forever

By Deirdre Imus, May 13, 2019 Within the last year, two lawsuits have found the chemical giant Monsanto liable for causing cancer in people who used their product Roundup, one of the world’s most popular weed killers.


Nuke my Food, No Thank-You

By Deirdre Imus, April 23, 2019 The way we eat in this country – and around the world – changed forever in 1967, when the first countertop microwave oven was introduced to the market.


Are You Green Cleaning With Meaning?

By Deirdre Imus, April 8, 2019 Few things matter as much in health care, or for maintaining overall health, as cleanliness. For more than two decades, The Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center® has been dedicated to ensuring children live the healthiest lives possible - today, tomorrow, and decades from now.


A Healthy School For every Child

By Deirdre Imus, 4-1-2019 Schools should be some of the most sacred structures on our planet. They are shrines to learning of all sorts, whether educational, emotional, lifestyle, or otherwise.


Growing Healthy Kids

By Deirdre Imus, February 14, 2019 We do so much as parents to protect our kids from harm throughout their lives. We hold their hands as they cross the street, tell them not to run near the edge of the pool, and strap a helmet on their head before each bike ride. The dangers out in the world are real and at times they feel innumerable.


What Foods Are Our Children Eating?

By Deirdre Imus, February 1, 2019 What are our children eating? Even the most diligent, diet-conscious parent may not necessarily be able to answer this question.


Autism Rates Continue To Rise

By Deirdre Imus, January 2019 A new study released in December suggests that rates of autism, which have been increasing for nearly two decades, are rising still.


Boosting Your Immune System This Winter

By Ben Kligler MD, November 28, 2018 People often ask at this time of year what they can do to protect themselves and their kids from colds and flu during the winter. In addition to the typical recommendations to get enough sleep, eat well, and wash hands frequently, there is one more strategy many people are not aware of: probiotics.

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