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  This year, April 25th marks the annual “World Malaria Day”. In today’s post, we’re going to give you a rundown on what exactly Malaria is, how to prevent it, and how you can work to end this devastating disease. What is Malaria: As described by the...

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Our 8 Top Tips for Traveling Sustainably

1. Look for Flights Without Layovers: While Flights with extended layovers may seem like a cheaper way to travel, it’s important to remember that takeoffs and landings are the two aspects of plane travel that cause the most carbon emission. Instead, look for the most...

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10 Ways Climate Change Is Affecting Our Lives

  Agriculture: Defined as the science of farming, including the cultivation of soil and the rearing of animals to provide food, wool, etc., agriculture relies solely on a dependable and healthy ecosystem. And with climate change, comes unreliability. Agriculture is greatly impacted by the rising temperatures...

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WOMEN DISRUPTORS

[caption id="attachment_22624" align="alignnone" width="448"] Image by: Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP[/caption] Emma Watson: “There’s a willingness now to be like, ‘Fine. Call me a ‘diva’, call me a ‘feminazi’, call me ‘difficult’, call me a “First World feminist’, call me whatever you want, it’s not going to stop me from trying...

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Collagen: The Great Beauty Secret

Today we’re reviewing an ingredient that is commonly used in skincare products—Collagen. Collagen is a type of protein produced by our bodies to promote strength and elasticity of the skin, as well as promote cell turnover—replacing dead skin cells with fresh and healthy new ones!...

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Show Yourself Some Love

It’s a fact that women are more down on themselves than ever before, criticizing themselves at least eight times a day! The top self-inflicted criticisms are weight (too much), money (not enough) and job (not right). And that’s just the beginning. In a study conduced...

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Teas for Change

Let’s be real, what’s better than spending a snow day curled up in bed with some sweats, a book, and a piping hot cup of tea? Well, here’s what’s better: Doing all of the above while still focusing on sustainabili-tea!   All too often we forget about...

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Mentors or Marvels

Life can be difficult, there’s no getting around it. Whether the difficulties stem from an overload at work, a test score that puts you down in the dumps, or an accumulation of things you’ve bottled up and that are on the verge of erupting, everybody...