Nebraska Non-Profit Strives for Sustainable Groundwater

The Nebraska non-profit organization, the Groundwater Foundation, works to educate and motivate people to use water more responsibly. Their goal is to ensure clean, sustainable groundwater for future generations, by promoting water efficiency in the home and proper chemical recycling … Continue reading →

Drinking Water

Further information: Water resources Only 61 percent of people in Sub-Saharan Africa have improved drinking water. Drinking water vending machines in Thailand. One litre of purified water is sold (into the customer's own bottle) for 1 baht.Although covering some 70% of the Earth's surface, most water is saline. Freshwater is available in almost all populated … Continue reading Drinking Water

Veggies fill you with fiber & water to help curb your appetite

Weight-loss Challenge: Slash dinner calories with these veggiesEat your veggies! They fill you up with fiber and water to help curb your appetite. By Joy Bauer, TODAY nutrition expertSlash your dinner calories by up to 20 percent by beginning dinner with a non-starchy veggie course—a bowl of broth-based vegetable soup, a large tossed salad with low-cal … Continue reading Veggies fill you with fiber & water to help curb your appetite

World Water Day Every Drop Counts Water & Waste Digest

By: Neda SimeonovaEvery year, on March 22, we celebrate World Water Day. This annual event highlights the importance of water and focuses attention on sustainable water management practices. According to UN Water, more than 780 million people do not have access to reliable sources of drinking water and 2.5 billion people are without reliable sanitation. … Continue reading World Water Day Every Drop Counts Water & Waste Digest

Thyroid Weight Gain

Thyroid -- Do You Have Any of These? By Dr. Mercola Most people realize that their thyroid is important for controlling their metabolism and body weight. But did you know that depression, heart disease, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, PMS (premenstrual syndrome), menopausal symptoms, muscle and joint pains, irritable bowel syndrome, or autoimmune disease could actually indicate … Continue reading Thyroid Weight Gain