Fracking Water Usage Surges

Waste water generated by first year fracking wells jumped by a whopping 1440% between 2011 and 2016.  A study by the journal Science Advances also shows that the amount of water used by those wells was up 770%.  “After more than a decade of fracking operation, we now...

Fracking Effects on Drinking Water

A new study by Yale School of Public Health researchers confirms that many carcinogens involved in the controversial practice of hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” have the potential to contaminate air and water in nearby communities. Air and water testing is exposing...

Lead Poisoning on US Army Bases a Real Risk

31 children at Ft. Benning have lead poisoning.  Additionally, 77 children at Fort Polk in Louisiana, Fort Riley in Kansas, and Fort Hood and Fort Bliss in Texas test positive for high lead levels. According to a recent report by Reuters, lead is in paint in on-post...

How to Get Away With an Affair

Want to have an affair and get away with it?  The key is to choose the right partner.  When the infidelity website Saphrina conducted a poll of it’s members it found that the ability to keep the affair a secret is the most important ability a partner can have.  ...

Is Your Partner Having a Digital Affair?

Is your partner always of Facebook or Twitter?  Who are they talking to?  Are they having a digital affair? There’s no doubt social media sites like Facebook and Snapchat have made finding a new partner easier.  However, they’ve also made it easier to get caught. Do...

Salmonella Outbreak – What You Need to Know

The ongoing Salmonella outbreak is growing.  Product recalls are rampant.   It seems that one of the main ingredients in many snack foods and seasonings, whey powder, has been recalled by the FDA for potential Salmonella contamination.  The powder is used in hundreds...

Military Infidelity

Cheating in the military means more than divorce Most studies show that rates of military infidelity are not significantly different from rates among civilians. But while having an affair carries plenty of penalties, military service members caught cheating can be...

Why So Many People Are Getting Food Poisoning

It seems that every day there’s a new story of an E. coli or Salmonella outbreak in the news.  The CDC says 1 out of every 6 people in the United States will get sick with a food borne illness this year.  What’s going on?  Why do we hear about food poisoning cases so...

3 Ways to Survive an Affair

Your spouse has had an affair, now what? For some there is no option other than divorce.  But does it have to be that way?  Does cheating automatically lead to ending the relationship?  “As a therapist who works with couples every day, I have seen many couples repair...

Is Your Wife Cheating?

Is your wife cheating? A new study finds that women are as likely to cheat on their partners as men. In a survey of 3000 people, 20 percent of the women polled said they’d cheat if the right person came along. That’s compared to 24 percent of men! Why have women...