Category Archives: Health

Hobby Lobby Beats Women’s Healthcare

Supreme Court allows Hobby Lobby to force religion on employee healthcare On June 30th, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that an arts and crafts company named Hobby Lobby can refuse to pay certain forms of contraception in employee healthcare benefits based on its religious beliefs. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg stated in her dissent for the minority: The exemption sought by Hobby Lobby and Conestoga would override significant interests of the… Read More »

GMO’s May Be in a Health Food Store Near You!

GMO products may be in your local health food store Being an avid health food shopper myself, (although it can be fairly expensive and strenuous when it comes to finding specific products) there is one thing that I try avoid at every turn of an aisle: Genetically Modified Organisms or better known as “GMO’s.” GMO’s are plants or animals that have been genetically engineered with DNA from bacteria, viruses, or… Read More »

Fracking: Bad for Your Health

Just how detrimental is fracking for the natural environment? The question to answer here is whether fracking is bad for the natural environment. We will find out what the definition of fracking while taking a look at whether the evidence supports this claim, but first I want to express my experience living in the State of Pennsylvania. I’ve lived in the State of Pennsylvania for about four years now, and… Read More »