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Integrative Medicine at the VA

The VA is the largest national health system in our country, with over 330,000 staff at more than 150 hospitals serving 9 million veterans. The challenges some of our veterans face—chronic pain, PTSD, depression—are huge, and the strength and courage one sees from VA patients and staff is inspiring.​


Summer, Sun and Safety

By Deirdre Imus, July 2018 But it is possible, and even easy in most instances, to keep your kids and yourselves protected from warm-weather nuisances this time of year. From the sun to the water to the land, here are a few tips for staying safe (and sane!) as the mercury rises.


Cell Phones and 5G Technology

By Deirdre Imus, June 2018 Many of the problems that stem from these devices, such as concerns over safety and online bullying, have been plaguing parents for more than a decade.


Let's Protect Our Kids and Our Planet

By Deirdre Imus, May 2018 My life’s work, and that of The Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center, has been devoted to identifying and reducing toxic environmental exposures to protect and improve children’s health.


What's Your Walden Pond?

By Deirdre Imus, May 2018 In the middle of last summer, while many of us were relishing the great outdoors, a little-noticed study revealed that the water in Massachusetts’ celebrated Walden Pond has gotten kind of icky.


Get The Lead Out!

By Deirdre Imus, April 2018 A study published just a few weeks ago in The Lancet Public Health found that past exposure to lead may be the cause of more than 400,000 deaths in the United States every year.


Green Your Cleaners This Spring

By Deirdre Imus, February 2018 The doldrums of winter can feel endless, and though many of us remain mired in winter’s grip, spring is sooner than you think. With just under one month until the official start of the next season, it’s time to start thinking about spring cleaning.


Understanding Microfiber Cleaning Tools

By Jim Ronchi, March 2018 Microfiber products have come a long way since their introduction in the 1950s. Microfiber cloths are now available in many colors and sizes and can be found in the form of mops, sweepers and hi-dusters. They are economical, reusable and play a major part in green cleaning initiatives.


National Healthy Schools Day, Today and Everyday

By Deirdre Imus, 4-3-2017 Kids spend a lot of time at school. Aside from their home, it is likely the place they spend the most time, and are most comfortable being themselves.


This Year, let's Resolve to Protect our Children's Health

By Deirdre Imus, 1-16-2018 The first few days of a new year are, for many of us, a return to reality after a bit of a hiatus. With so much fanfare during the holiday season, it can be easy to forget about somewhat less appealing realities regarding our children’s health.

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