Guest post by Mike Schade from the Center for Health and Justice New testing coordinated by CHEJ found elevated levels of phthalates in a Spongebob Squarepants vinyl rain…

I’m a fan of doodling. I’ve been doing it all of my life. During travel, stressful times, interesting and not so interesting classes. But as an adult, I…

(also posted at MomsRising and Safer Chemicals) Parents are  descending on Washington D.C. next week to demand toxic chemical reform and to protect our kids and the public…

(Here is an important guest post about preventing lead poisoning. Follow these tips to protect your kids, and please, spread the word.) “Lead poisoning is one of the…

It’s been all over my inbox.  The chemicals in Halloween face paint are SCARY!  Just look at this report from the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics and be very, very afraid. …

It’s hard to believe it is only two weeks until Halloween! More organized parents then myself have their houses decorated, costumes all set, plans made, and organic candy…

by David Epstein, ProPublica Everyone knows Americans are fat and getting fatter, and everyone thinks they know why: more eating and less moving. But the “big two” factors may not…