Tag Archives: Changing Healthcare

Breast Cancer Awareness Month & PinkWashing

PinkWashing by unscrupulous marketers has been an ongoing challenge for credible charities and brands that have positive goals. Dollar store goods sporting pink ribbons make us feel that these are products we should purchase with some higher purpose. Often little or no money is given to charity or there is a plethora of fine print these brands place on their support. As October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, we thought this recent email from .

Healthy Deodorant with Three Simple Ingredients

Healthy Deodorant with Three Simple Ingredients
We believe using a healthy deodorant is an important part of a healthy lifestyle! Purelygreat uses only 3 simple ingredients (plus essential oils for scent). See how our natural healthy deodorants rate on Environmental Working Group Skin Deep Cosmetics Database; Natural Soda (Organic) http://www.ewg.org/skindeep/ingredient/705994/SODIUM_BICARBONATE/ Corn Starch (Non-GMO) http://www.ewg.org/skindeep/ingredient/707051/ZEA_MAYS_%28CORN%29_STARCH/ Vegetable Glycerin (Organic) http://www.ewg.org/skindeep/ingredient/706851/VEGETABLE_GLYCERIN/#jumptohere As you may know, many commercial deodorants and antiperspirants contain Parabens – OUR HEALTHY DEODORANT IS PARABEN FREE! http://www.ewg.org/skindeep/ingredient/705335/PROPYLPARABEN/ And we are .

Changing Healthcare with Smart Phones

Smartphones are changing Healthcare and the world. These little “pocket computers” are allowing us to communicate and access information in ways that not so long ago existing only in the realm of sci-fi stories. This video report talks about how smartphones are starting to have an impact in the world of healthcare. Imagine using your smartphone to monitor your blood pressure and send that data to your physician. Remote diagnostics are becoming a reality and the .