Is your city healthy?

From time to time, sites will publish lists like “Top 10 Healthy Cities in the U.S.” or “Five of the Healthiest Cities in the Northwest”. Does it ever make you wonder how they arrive at their conclusions? What makes a healthy city?

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Are You Hurting Your Brain To Help Your Teeth?

Putting fluoride in water has become a common practice in the United States on the theory that fluoride helps protect teeth and prevent tooth decay. However, scientific evidence is causing some people to question the wisdom of this practice.

The scientific evidence ...

Why Your Kitchen Tap Water May Be Harming You

Water is essential to life. In fact, our bodies contain mostly water. A newborn baby is about 90% water, an adult is about 70% water and an elderly adult is about 60% water. Losing just 20% of our body’s water content will ...