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Daily Routine with Neem

Daily Routine with Neem

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Including neem in your daily routine is one of the most beneficial things that you can do for your health. With benefits ranging from revitalizing your skin, boosting your ...

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Many Benefits of Organic

Many Benefits of Organic

There are many benefits to eating organic, among them a lower ecological impact, safer methods for beneficial animals and insects, like pollinators and birds, and, of course, ...

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Care for Your Hands with Neem

Care for Your Hands with Neem

Used for centuries in Ayurvedic medicine, neem’s extensive healthcare properties have been known for thousands of years. Neem has many antibacterial properties and can be used in ...

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Agrochemical Drifts

Agrochemical Drifts

Over the past year, over 1,400 official complaints have been collected regarding dicamba, with an estimated 2.5 million acres of farmland affected. What is dicamba? Dicamba is ...

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Eat Like Your Life Depends on it!

Eat Like Your Life Depends on it!

When we think of the food on your table, we don’t usually think about the vast range of toxic and poisonous chemicals used in nearly all stages of the production process. We think ...

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Secrets of the Poison Papers

Secrets of the Poison Papers

The Bioscience Resource Project and the Center for Media and Democracy have released 20,000 documents that reveal both industry heavyweights and regulators understood the ...

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Take all of the Antibiotics?

Take all of the Antibiotics?

According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, at least 2 million people are infected with antibiotic-resistant bacteria each year. 23,000 of them die as a result ...

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Earth Overshoot Day

Earth Overshoot Day

By August 2, 2017, we will have used more from Mother Nature than she can replenish in the whole year. For the rest of the year, we will be living on resources taken from future ...

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Truly Organic?

Truly Organic?

With recent controversy over the quality of organic food, how can you determine what is truly organic and what is not? Recently, there have been large imports of so-called organic ...

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New Bill to Ban Chlorpyrifos

New Bill to Ban Chlorpyrifos

Senators from New Mexico, California, Connecticut, New Jersey, Massachusetts and New York have introduced a bill calling for the ban of chlorpyrifos, one of the most toxic and ...

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Ugly or “Perfect” Food?

Ugly or “Perfect” Food?

Beautiful, perfect fruits and vegetables are overrated. The “perfect” produce phenomenon is quickly becoming a global problem. Did you ever stop to think that if you don’t pick ...

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Neem’s Skin Smoothing Properties

Neem’s Skin Smoothing Properties

Neem is an incredible resource in skin care that has been used around the world for centuries. How does neem heal, protect and rejuvenate your skin? Through a natural combination ...

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Act on Climate with Organics

Act on Climate with Organics

After the controversial article published by David Wallace-Wells in the New York Magazine in early July, people have questioned the effectiveness of using scare tactics. One of ...

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Fight Aging with Neem

Fight Aging with Neem

Ayurveda provides many highly regarded beauty ingredients, tips, and practices to keep the body healthy, centered, and young. Among these classic ingredients, such as turmeric, ...

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Global Organic Farmland Trends

Global Organic Farmland Trends

Organic farming has grown dramatically in the past 20 years due to increased consumer demand and a greater awareness that sustainable farming practices improve global health. Over ...

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Agricultural Knowledge in the US

Agricultural Knowledge in the US

Without a basic knowledge of how agriculture works, global consumers are separated from understanding the most important and basic information about their survival - how and where ...

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Is Neem in Your…?

Is Neem in Your…?

While the healing practices of Ayurvedic medicine have been known for thousands of years, many people may find it hard to strictly follow the diet and lifestyle that provides so ...

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Do You Trust Your Food?

Do You Trust Your Food?

Today, the majority of food you eat, if not organic, is produced using synthetic pesticides. In order to produce enough food, famers have used these products indiscriminately, as ...

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Unheard, Damaging Complaints

Unheard, Damaging Complaints

Beauty and personal care companies are not legally required to share any consumer complaints with the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) regarding side effects caused by their ...

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Synthetic Run Off Creating a Dead Zone

Synthetic Run Off Creating a Dead Zone

In the Gulf of Mexico, an aquatic dead zone has been growing in size for decades and this summer, when the zone spreads to its peak area of the year, will cover 8,198 square ...

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Chlorpyrifos: Damaging You and Bees

Chlorpyrifos: Damaging You and Bees

Over the past year, chlorpyrifos, a synthetic chemical, has been popping up consistently in the news. First, with the chemical linked to bee colony collapse disorder. Now, with ...

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Study Confirms Neonics Harm Bees

Study Confirms Neonics Harm Bees

The single most comprehensive and peer-reviewed study to date on neonicotinoid pesticides confirms their harm to both honeybee and wild bee populations around the world. On June ...

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Glyphosate Transparency

Glyphosate Transparency

Monsanto’s glyphosate, the active ingredient in the world’s most ubiquitous herbicide, is entwined in one of agriculture’s most controversial battles. On one side, independent and ...

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Talk about Climate Change

Talk about Climate Change

Could the way we talk about climate change affect how people react to it? Absolutely! By explaining concepts using large, hypothetical figures and percentages, people “yawn.” ...

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Celebrate All Pollinators

Celebrate All Pollinators

Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, Pollinator Week 2017 began as a reminder to address the mass decline of pollinator populations around the world. Today, it is an ...

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Neem’s Energy Boost for Yoga

Neem’s Energy Boost for Yoga

Neem was one of India’s best-kept secrets. Now that the secret is out, neem is known around the world as a valuable resource with a range of applications that are increasing to ...

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Grow Your Own in the City

Grow Your Own in the City

As consumers become more informed, concern is growing over the way that conventional food is produced. Although synthetic pesticides allowed the global population to grow ...

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Healthy Gut, Happy Life

Healthy Gut, Happy Life

Did you know that your gut might be your most important organ for overall health? In recent research, intestinal microbiome health has been linked to genetic expression, immune ...

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Lower your Toxin Levels with Organic

Lower your Toxin Levels with Organic

Children are one of the most vulnerable age groups in the world. As their bodies, brains, and immune systems are still growing, they are exposed to a multitude of different ...

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The Secret to Clean and Cooler Air

The Secret to Clean and Cooler Air

What if you and your children were physically unable to live in your city? If the global community fails to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, many cities in the Persian Gulf ...

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Neem Toothpaste

Neem Toothpaste

With many brands of toothpastes containing harsh synthetic chemicals, going natural with neem is the smart decision. One of the most effective and beneficial all-natural ...

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Do You Have Organic in Your House?

Do You Have Organic in Your House?

Organic food sales skyrocketed last year in the United States, jumping to $43 billion, an increase of 8.6% from 2015 and the first time that sales have surpassed the $40 billion ...

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World Environment Day 2017

World Environment Day 2017

Every World Environment Day, we are reminded of the growing need that our planet has for us to take better care and to be more responsible. We have only one world, and without the ...

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Keeping Soil Healthy in California

Keeping Soil Healthy in California

The California Healthy Soils Initiative is set to start this summer. With a main objective to protect and restore soil organic matter in California’s soils, this initiative will ...

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GMO Food…How Do you Know?

GMO Food…How Do you Know?

One of the most controversial new food products has finally hit shelves. Have you seen it? Have you eaten it? The new non-browning Arctic apples have been causing discussions, ...

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The Neem Project: Creating Sustainability

The Neem Project: Creating Sustainability

Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers and Chemicals (GNFC) has been awarded the Porter Prize in the category of “Creating Shared Value”, a prestigious award from the Institute of ...

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Where does your Shampoo Go?

Where does your Shampoo Go?

When you wash your hair, your hands, or pour old make up or skin care products down the drain….what happens to them? Are those chemicals taken out of the system or do they end up ...

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Neem Clay Mask

Neem Clay Mask

One of the best natural ingredients for your skin, neem products (like neem leaves, neem flowers, neem oil, and neem extract), contain amazing and unique properties that leave ...

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Reducing Pesticide Use

Reducing Pesticide Use

Even though 5.6 billion pounds of pesticides are used worldwide every year, less than 1% of reach their intended target. Once sprayed over crops, synthetic pesticides frequently ...

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What’s on your Plate?

What’s on your Plate?

Genetically modified (GMO) crops have become commonplace in agriculture throughout the world. Introduced in 1996, genetically modified corn and soy are relatively new technologies ...

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Chemical Weapons on Your Food

Chemical Weapons on Your Food

Pesticides have been around for thousands of years, starting with sulfur, which was used to control bacteria and mold, around 1000 BC. Then, arsenic, not known at the time for its ...

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Phasing out for the Bees

Phasing out for the Bees

With rising consumer knowledge and demand, paired with more scientific evidence, big companies are finally getting behind consumer health and safety! Global retailers Walmart and ...

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Glyphosate and Arthritis

Glyphosate and Arthritis

Glyphosate, the active ingredient in RoundUp, Monsanto’s ubiquitous herbicide, has been linked to many health concerns such as non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, autism, lowered ...

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Cotton: The Dirtiest Crop in the World

Cotton: The Dirtiest Crop in the World

The world’s dirtiest crop is one that you put on your body every single day: cotton. Though cotton is only grown on 2.4% of the world’s farmland, over 16% of all pesticides ...

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The Future of Cities

The Future of Cities

Global cities occupy 2% of the world’s surface and yet they are home to more than half of the world’s population (3.75 billion people), responsible for 75% of global energy ...

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The New Threat of Antibiotic Resistance

The New Threat of Antibiotic Resistance

Without urgent and fast change, antimicrobial resistance will continue to become one of the biggest global health risks that the world has ever seen. The discovery of ...

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How Trees Help You

How Trees Help You

In a study on urban trees from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (UNFAO), trees were found to drastically improve quality of life! Some of the things ...

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Neem Balances Your Life

Neem Balances Your Life

How can neem help you to live a more balanced and healthy life? Neem has been a significant resource in Ayurvedic medicine, safeguarding health for thousands of years. Neem is ...

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Pesticide Testing

Pesticide Testing

Every year, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) tests thousands of food products for pesticides and other toxins so that consumers can be informed about general ...

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The Food on your Table

The Food on your Table

One of the best things that you can do for the earth is to adopt a more natural, organic lifestyle. When you live naturally, you not only help your body by providing the nutrients ...

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To Till or Not to Till

To Till or Not to Till

In conventional farming, the earth is tilled, or turned over with a machine, to loosen the top layer of soil and open it up to oxygen and nutrients that have made their way deeper ...

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Sustainably Feed the World with Organic Farming

Sustainably Feed the World with Organic Farming

Since 1981, the Rodale Institute has conducted a Farming Systems Trial, where they have studied three different farming systems, side-by-side: A manure-based organic system, a ...

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Baking with Neem – Neem Honey Ginger Cookies

Baking with Neem – Neem Honey Ginger Cookies

An amazing and delicious way to include neem in your diet is to use neem honey! Not only could you put it on toast, in your tea, or on pancakes and waffles, but you can also cook ...

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Neem as a Safe Solution

Neem as a Safe Solution

The cosmetics industry is one of the most deregulated industries, with many of the world’s most popular cosmetics containing dangerous toxic chemicals! In particular, nail polish ...

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Neem’s Divine History

Neem’s Divine History

Neem’s history is one full of spirituality and divinity. For thousands of years, the neem tree has been used to treat deadly diseases, protect crops against pests and rejuvenate ...

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Synthetic Pesticides and the Brain

Synthetic Pesticides and the Brain

Despite recommendation from its own scientists, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has chosen to approve chlorpyrifos, a synthetic chemical used in pesticides across the ...

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Health Consequences of the Conventional Food System

Health Consequences of the Conventional Food System

Our world has jumped in population by billions since hitting the one billion mark in the early 1800s. Though necessary for population growth, we have begun to see the dire health ...

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Declining Bee Populations

Declining Bee Populations

Global food security is one of the most critical and necessary solutions of our generation. How is the global population going to secure food sources for the added 3 billion ...

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A Natural Skin Solution to a Rising Problem

A Natural Skin Solution to a Rising Problem

For the ever increasing number of people in the United States and globally that suffer from eczema - a skin condition often characterized by extremely dry, scaly, itchy skin, ...

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Neem in the New Year

Neem in the New Year

The Hindu New Year, celebrated in certain parts of India, is one that welcomes the spring season with open arms. Though the festival has different names throughout the country - ...

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Neem’s Hair Care Benefits

Neem’s Hair Care Benefits

With its many benefits in sustainable agriculture, healthcare and beauty, neem is one of the most promising plants in the world that will help bring mankind into a sustainable ...

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The Organic vs. Conventional Narrative

The Organic vs. Conventional Narrative

What if the narrative of organic and conventional food you are being told isn’t the truth? What if its been tampered with, played with, false hypotheses thrust into our everyday ...

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Synthetic Chemicals are Everywhere

Synthetic Chemicals are Everywhere

Though you may feel as if synthetic pesticides don’t affect you or your community, you’re wrong! Traces of synthetic pesticides can be found everywhere, even in small amounts, and ...

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Neem Mouthwash

Neem Mouthwash

With all of its amazing natural health and beauty properties, neem has found its way into many beauty and skin care products. One of the main problems with this is that many of ...

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Your Right to Food

Your Right to Food

According to a new report from the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food, the aggressive promotion of pesticides has led to a violation of human rights - our right to ...

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How Does Glyphosate Affect Your Health?

How Does Glyphosate Affect Your Health?

When Monsanto introduced glyphosate in the 1960s, it was considered a miracle chemical. It eliminated weeds without harming the crops, how could it cause any damage? Now, almost ...

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Neem Gardening Tips

Neem Gardening Tips

With more consumers than ever before realizing the value in organic and natural food, there is more demand for a change in our everyday lives! For instance, instead of ...

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The Best-Kept Secret of the Food Industry

The Best-Kept Secret of the Food Industry

One of the best-kept secrets of the food industry is the sheer amount of chemicals that are sprayed on crops! Why does that affect you, as a consumer? The reason is simple - many ...

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Neem Empowers Women

Neem Empowers Women

The neem tree is one of the amazing feats of nature that has been and will be changing the world for generations to come. For thousands of years, neem leaves, the bark, neem oil, ...

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Neem as an Eczema Treatment

Neem as an Eczema Treatment

Over 31.6 million Americans have symptoms of eczema, but the incidence has dramatically increased around the world in the past decade. Over 20% of children globally show symptoms, ...

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The Danger of Antimicrobial Resistance

The Danger of Antimicrobial Resistance

In 2016, 700,000 people died because the microbes making them sick were resistant to the antibiotics they were given as treatment. By 2050, this number is expected to rise to 10 ...

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Deadly Diseases Prevented by Neem

Deadly Diseases Prevented by Neem

Some of the most deadly diseases are vector-borne, transmitted by the seemingly inconsequential bite of mosquitoes and other arthropod species. Over the years, mankind has strived ...

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What’s the Deal with Glyphosate?

What’s the Deal with Glyphosate?

If farm workers need to wear protective suits and cover their faces to spray chemicals on the food we eat, why should we believe that the most popular foods we buy are safe to ...

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Organic Food to Sustainability

Organic Food to Sustainability

Are you a part of the organic food trend? If you are like the majority of the population, you have at one time or another bought something with an organic label. However, do you ...

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Saving our Environment

Saving our Environment

“This is not a partisan debate; it’s a human one. Clean air and water and a livable climate are inalienable human rights. And solving this crisis is not a question of politics. It ...

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An Easy Way to Save the Planet

An Easy Way to Save the Planet

Are you worried about the fate of the planet? You should be. Why? There is a predicted population increase of 3 billion people in the next 30 years. That is a 40% ...

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Dangerous Chemicals on Your Skin

Dangerous Chemicals on Your Skin

The United States has one of the least regulated cosmetic industries in the entire world, if not the least regulated. Out of all the chemicals that we use across the board for our ...

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Neem Trees: Saving the Planet

Neem Trees: Saving the Planet

Earth Overshoot Day, also known as Ecological Debt Day, is the day of the year when humanity’s consumption of resources overtakes the earth’s ability to naturally regenerate those ...

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Neem’s Repellent Properties

Neem’s Repellent Properties

One of the most common and effective synthetic insect repellents, DEET, is surrounded by controversy. As more and more scientific research has been done on DEET, consumers still ...

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Nimbolide: Fighting Breast Cancer

Nimbolide: Fighting Breast Cancer

Neem’s saccharides and limonoids, found in the bark, leaves, and seeds, have been shown to reduce the size of tumors. The neem tree has been utilized as a cancer treatment in ...

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Neem Compound Profile: Quercetin

Neem Compound Profile: Quercetin

Neem contains hundreds of unique compounds, many of which are just being discovered for their impressive applications across medicine, beauty and agriculture. Renowned ...

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Neem Benefits in an Organic Garden

Neem Benefits in an Organic Garden

Neem is an extremely valuable resource for any home garden. One of the best solutions for pest management, this gift of nature naturally eliminates fungi, preventing nematodes in ...

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Neem and Pollution

Neem and Pollution

Contamination and city smog is one of the current issues affecting hundreds of millions of people globally. Each year, 5.5 million people die due to air pollution. Beijing, one of ...

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Benefits of Neem Tea

Benefits of Neem Tea

Drinking neem tea is one of best habits that you can have for your body! It provides you with all of the amazing health benefits of neem, in a soothing, curative drink. One of ...

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Neem’s Advances in Cancer Treatment

Neem’s Advances in Cancer Treatment

Since 1993, the National Cancer Institute, the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences and the Environmental Protection Agency have all investigated and collected data ...

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Neem: The Ultimate Acne Solution

Neem: The Ultimate Acne Solution

Do you find yourself trying different face washes, soaps, and medications, but still waking up with painful, inflamed pimples all over your face? You are not alone. Acne is one of ...

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Natural, Neem Pet Shampoo Benefits

Natural, Neem Pet Shampoo Benefits

How often do you put toxic chemicals, like Frontline or similar pesticides, on your beloved pet? Two common active ingredients in flea and tick medicines for dogs are pyrethrin ...

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What is Neem?

What is Neem?

What is neem? Neem is a tree, native to India, that is used as a natural pesticide and fertilizer, as a natural ingredient in cosmetics, as an additive to livestock feed and in ...

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Curing the Flu? With Neem, Anything is Possible

Curing the Flu? With Neem, Anything is Possible

The influenza virus is an extremely dangerous, rapidly transmitted virus with a high mortality rate. Each season, the influenza virus kills an estimated 50,000 people, causes ...

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Bees: Vital to Agriculture and Our Survival

Bees: Vital to Agriculture and Our Survival

The first wild bee to be listed as an endangered species, the rusty patched bumblebee, represents the danger that synthetic pesticides pose to our environment and future survival. ...

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How Organic are Organic Cosmetics?

How Organic are Organic Cosmetics?

When we think of “organic”, we think of all natural, non-toxic, safe food and products. However, many organic products contain harmful synthetic chemicals. For example, when a ...

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Feeding the Global Population

Feeding the Global Population

In 1804, mankind reached its first major milestone: 1 billion people. Since then, the global population has grown exponentially. In the last 20 years, we have grown from just ...

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France Sets Limit on Synthetic Pesticides

France Sets Limit on Synthetic Pesticides

France is one of the world’s greatest agricultural producers, having exported $68 billion in food products around the world in 2016. With such global reach comes a profound ...

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Neem’s Role in Antibiotic Resistance

Neem’s Role in Antibiotic Resistance

One of the most urgent threats facing humanity today is antibiotic resistance. Antibiotic resistant bacteria, or superbugs, are germs that don’t respond to the drugs designed to ...

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