Would You Wash Your Hands for 9 Hours?
If not, then there's no need to use this pointless variety of soap.
Minnesota Bans Toxic, Pointless Soap
See how to get this nasty ingredient out of your home!
The Natural Way to Deal With Summer Scrapes and Sunburns
Use the power of pine needles to soothe common summer ailments.
6 Toothpaste Ingredients You Need to Avoid
You're brushing your teeth to take care of your health, so don't use counterproductive ingredients.
3 Everyday Chemical Exposures Pregnant Women Should Avoid
Detox your home to have a healthier pregnancy.
8 Weird Places MRSA Hides
Avoid catching MRSA in your own home!
Farm Sludge Contaminates Soil With Drugs, Other Chemicals
Scientists identify a possible source of groundwater contamination.
Antibacterial Chemicals: The Most Pointless Stuff in Your Home
Antibacterial soaps are completely unnecessary and a waste of money—and they could be harming your family.
The Hidden Threat in Your Workout Gear
Antibacterial clothing isn't all it's cracked up to be no matter how "high tech" it purports to be.
Are You Wearing Toxic Socks?
EPA lets pesticides on the market untested.
The Risky Chemical Lurking in Every Room of Your Home
Is a popular germ killer damaging your family's health?
A Health Warning from Cleaning Pros
The cleaners-asthma connection exposes the dirty deeds of the cleaning-product industry.
Make Your Own Natural Hand Sanitizer
A natural hand sanitizer you make yourself is safer, and can be just as effective, as one containing the germ-killing chemical triclosan.
Swap Your Soap, Save Your Heart?
Protecting your heart could be as easy as washing with regular soap and hot water.
The 3 Worst Products in Your Bathroom
A common ingredient could be making your life miserable.
The Worst Cleaners in America
Check under your sink! Make sure products from the Cleaners Hall of Shame aren't in your house!
University Students Kick Toxic Triclosan Off Campus
University of Texas students have washed their hands of antibacterial hand soaps.
Avoid This Toxic Back-to-School Rip-Off
Experts say there's no benefit to buying school products coated with antibacterial chemicals.
10 Unusual Earth-Friendly Habits to Start on Earth Day
Want to stand out as greener than the rest—boost your health, too? Try these surprising, sometimes strange, ways to live healthy on a healthy planet.
Guys, Your Homes Are Filthy! (Girls, You're Not Much Better Off)
According to a new study, the typical male's domicile is crawling with germs that come from…well, you don't want to know where they come from. Here's what to do about it.