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4 Big Reasons Your Kids Need To Stay Hydrated This Summer

April 4, 2013 by  
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4 Big Reasons Your Kids Need To Stay Hydrated This Summer

Almost everybody has heard the eight glasses of water a day for health suggestion and most people are familiar with the need to stay hydrated. However, not everybody knows the specific reason why hydration is so important, especially for children. Here are four big reasons your kids need to be well hydrated this summer. Dehydration […]

A decade later, massive civil case against oil companies ready to proceed

January 9, 2013 by  
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New Hampshire sued 22 oil and gas companies in late 2003, claiming their use of the gasoline additive MTBE caused groundwater contamination throughout the Granite State. A decade later, the trial is about to get under way in Concord on Monday.

Beijing tap water getting worse: expert

January 8, 2013 by  
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To drink or not to drink? That is the question for Beijing residents, according to water quality expert Zhao Feihong. Her answer: No. She advises anyone who can afford it to switch to bottled water, claiming it is a safer alternative.

Fluoride in the water supply is a debate that still has teeth

January 5, 2013 by  
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Have you ever heard of a thing called fluoridation? Fluoridation of water? … Do you realize that fluoridation is the most monstrously conceived and dangerous communist plot we have ever had to face? — Gen. Jack D. Ripper in the 1964 Cold War era satire “Dr. Strangelove.”

Millions Still Needed for Cleaner Tap Water

September 4, 2012 by  
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According to Anti Tooming, a water specialist at the Ministry of the Environment, it will still take another 100 million euros to restore water pipes in Estonia, a process that should be completed in a couple of years. Tap water in Estonia has generally scored fair in evaluations by health specialists, reported ERR radio. A major problem continues to be the high iron content in water. However, it poses no risk to human health, according to the Health Boards Küllike Birk. Detectable in water by

Are You Scared Of Your Tap Water?

August 3, 2012 by  
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Blooming algae at some Marin reservoirs has given tap water for Ross Valley residents an funky taste and sparked some dialogue on Patch and our Facebook page about drinking water from the faucet. In the last few days, many in Marin have recently noticed their tap water tastes differnet. While the blooming algae taste from the Nicasio Reservoir has been noticeable in Ross Valley and San Rafael, North Marin Water District officials are handling a bloom at Stafford Lake, according to a story in

You’ll Drink More Water If It Tastes Better!

July 26, 2012 by  
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  Are you getting enough H20?  When it’s very hot out, or you’ve been exercising and sweating you need to up your water intake.  So how much do you need? From Healthy Living:  The Institute of Medicine recommends women get 91 ounces of total water (men need a bit more: 125 ounces), which is about three […]

5 Reasons Why You Should Drink More Tap Water

June 13, 2012 by  
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  Water is an essential need to help hydrate our bodies, both inside and out, with the important fluids that keep are bodies functioning properly. Without the required 8 glasses of water needed per day, our bodies tend to become less healthy in many ways. If you are concerned about the amount of water you […]

Why you need to ditch bottled water

May 19, 2012 by  
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Harmful chemicals in plastics The use of BPA in plastic has been a hot topic in the news recently.  BPA stands for bisphenol A.  It is a chemical that can leak into food and drinks through the use of food container coatings and plastics.  The Breast Cancer Fund has been working to help ban BPA […]

Summer Time is Here with PuriTeam!!!

May 11, 2012 by  
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At PuriTeam, they feel it is important to ensure that the water your family is drinking, bathing and cooking with, is free of harmful minerals that could have negative results.  With their whole house water filters, you can rest assured that your family and friends are protected.  Have you ever considered the immense benefits and […]

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