November 23, 2014



  • Pesticides in Produce

    Pesticides in Produce

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Though the risks of minuscule amounts of pesticides from food are unclear, you may wish to minimize exposure, especially in children, who are more vulnerable to pesticide toxicity. The nonprofit Environmental Working Group ranks fruits and vegetables.

  • Mercury in Women Dropping
    Wellness Tip

    Mercury in Women Dropping

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Blood levels of mercury in women of childbearing age in the U.S. have dropped by one-third since 2000, according to a new study from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). But why and what does this mean for their health?

  • Disposing of Medicine
    Wellness Tip

    Disposing of Medicine

    by Berkeley Wellness

    What should you do—and not do—with your unwanted medications? According to the Food and Drug Administration, that depends which medications you are tossing away.