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After 9/11: The Eight Spiritual Laws for Healing the Wounds

By Vincent Pedre M.D. ecomii.com
September 9, 2011
File under: Spirituality

Healing the wounds of 9/11 has been slow for many.  Healing from any loss can take months or even years.  We never want to forget what happened, but if we let the sorrow take over, we cease to live.

To heal the wounds and unlock the suffering, I created a template. …read more of After 9/11: The Eight Spiritual Laws for Healing the Wounds here

 
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The Health Consequences of 9/11

By Vincent Pedre M.D. ecomii.com
August 30, 2011
File under: Health Concerns


On September 11, 2001, a giant cloud of smoke, dust and debris was instantly expelled into the air over lower Manhattan as the twin towers of the World Trade Center (WTC) collapsed.

In a matter of seconds, non-metallic building materials were pulverized into a cloud of fine dust and ash that included asbestos used to fire-proof the towers prior to its ban by the NYC Council in 1971.

One early study showed that firefighters, exposed to this dust cloud began coughing and developing early signs of asthma.  Clean-up workers also showed signs of a new-onset cough, wheezing and phlegm.[1] …read more of The Health Consequences of 9/11 here

 
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Natural Breath Fresheners, Right in Your Own Kitchen!

By Vincent Pedre M.D. ecomii.com
August 10, 2011
File under: Essential Oils, Herbs, Natural Alternatives, Spices

Many kinds of chewing gum, breath freshener, and mouthwash contain added sugar, alcohol and fillers, which are not consistent with a clean lifestyle.

Luckily, Nature has prepackaged breath fresheners in the form of natural herbs and spices. …read more of Natural Breath Fresheners, Right in Your Own Kitchen! here

 
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Natural Gas Drilling May Pose Human Health Hazards

By Vincent Pedre M.D. ecomii.com
July 22, 2011
File under: Environmental Impact, Health Concerns, Pollution

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Ask anyone and they will tell you that living without the energy that powers our modern lifestyle with its lights, refrigeration, computers and air conditioners is not an option.

But we can’t live without water, either. A year ago, I wrote about the possible threat natural gas drilling poses to our drinking water, however, this is only part of the story. …read more of Natural Gas Drilling May Pose Human Health Hazards here

 
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E. Coli: What You Need to Know

By Vincent Pedre M.D. ecomii.com
June 8, 2011
File under: Health Concerns

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We cannot take for granted the importance of keeping our food supply free from contamination, particularly in light of the recent outbreak of antibiotic-resistant Escherichia coli, or E. coli O104:H4 in Europe.

The list of suspected contaminants continues to unfold, including Spanish cucumbers, German lettuce, tomatoes and most recently sprouts.

Radish sprouts were the source in a Japanese E. coli occurrence in 1996. E. coli O157:H7 was considered to be the most dangerous strain before the latest mutation in Europe and was the cause of a 2006 outbreak in the U.S., which implicated spinach. …read more of E. Coli: What You Need to Know here

 
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