• global health

    Earth Day = Earth Detoxification

    Believe it or not Earth Day is almost 50 years old. The first official Earth Day occurred in the US on April 22, 1970 to bring awareness to our environment and how our treatment of it affects our present and future quality of life. It inspired the formation of the Environmental Protection Agency, the Clean Air Act, the Endangered Species Act, and the Toxic Substances Control Act, among others. But before Earth Day there was no regard to the poisonous by-products of manufacturing or how chemicals and gases could contaminate the air, soil, and water and cause mutations and depletions within the environment. And there’s still a long journey ahead.…