Splenda May Increase Risk of Leukemia
Oct29

Splenda May Increase Risk of Leukemia

Although Splenda has been seen as a healthier alternative to refined white sugar, a recent study conducted in Italy links the artificial sweetener to a higher risk for leukemia. Splenda was introduced in 1999 as an alternative to other artificial sweeteners shown to cause health issues, as well as to sugar. In 2013, food advocates downgraded Splenda from “safe” to “caution” because of a previous study conducted...

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Halloween Safety Tips
Oct03

Halloween Safety Tips

Are you ready for a safe and fun Halloween? Watch this video for important safety tips.   For more information,click...

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Mexico builds wall to keep out Monsanto’s GMOs
Sep30

Mexico builds wall to keep out Monsanto’s GMOs

Mexican beekeepers are celebrating a victory after biotech giant Monsanto lost its permit to plant Roundup-ready genetically modified soybeans in the country. RT America’s Marina Portnaya reports. Then, Simone Del Rosario is joined by Jeffrey Smith, founder of the Institute for Responsible Technology to weigh-in. More...

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More Than 90 Percent Of World Breathing Bad Air, Says WHO
Sep23

More Than 90 Percent Of World Breathing Bad Air, Says WHO

Nine out of 10 people globally are breathing poor quality air, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, calling for dramatic action against pollution that is blamed for more than six million deaths a year. More info: http://www.france24.com

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Animal Poison Prevention:  5 Tips to Keep Your Pet Safe
Sep15

Animal Poison Prevention: 5 Tips to Keep Your Pet Safe

Many pets come into contact with household poisons in their owners’ kitchens, bathrooms and garages , and their owners aren’t aware of the dangers. In this video, Dr. Lee Woods of Boulder’s Broadway Animal Hospital discusses common poisons, five tips to keep your pet safe, and where you can get a room-by-room poison inspection list to safety-proof your...

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Class Pet Animal Safety: Things to Consider
Sep08

Class Pet Animal Safety: Things to Consider

Class pet safety considerations for K-12 science educators. All individual images and video clips are covered by Creative Commons licenses and is not for non-commercial purposes.

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How To Use A First Aid Kit
Sep01

How To Use A First Aid Kit

Brought to you by FirstAidMart.com and American CPR Training. How To Use a First Aid Kit… What Your First Aid Course Didn’t Teach You: Free 22 minutes Safety Video. Learn the contents of a first aid kit and how to properly use them when providing first aid. Great for standalone training, refresher First Aid Training between full First Aid Certification Courses, or just to learn about performing basic first aid and...

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Everything you need to know about flesh-eating bacteria
Jul04

Everything you need to know about flesh-eating bacteria

HOUSTON — On June 28, 50-year-old Texas man Brian Parrott had to have his leg amputated after he contracted a flesh-eating bacterial infection from swimming in the Gulf of Mexico. The flesh-eating, hook-shaped bacteria is called vibrio, of which there are about a dozen species. The bacteria is known to survive in warm, coastal areas of brackish or salt water.  More...

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