Category Archives: News

How Australia Reduced Use Of Plastic Bags By 80% In Just 6 Months

Plastic waste is the most problematic waste product on the planet. It has terrible effects on the world and the environment. All plastics are made from natural resources that are not renewable or sustainable –…

Royal baby news – live updates: Meghan Markle due to give birth as Prince Harry announces Netherlands trip

Buckingham Palace has denied accidentally leaking potential names for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s baby.   Eagle-eyed royal fans thought they may have spotted monikers being considered for the child when they discovered that…

Royal baby news latest: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry make final preparations for arrival of child

There’s nothing the British public loves more than betting on possible names for an upcoming royal baby.   According to Oddschecker, a website that compares the odds from multiple betting sources, the majority of people…

FDA Approves New Medical Device For Kids with ADHD

ADHD (Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder) is a psychological and biological condition that affects thousands of children.  ADHD is defined by the Attention Deficit Disorder Association as “a highly genetic, brain-based syndrome that has to…

Los Angeles Reveals Bill to Ban Roundup Weed Killer

On March 21, 2019, Los Angeles joined the list of 50+ cities and counties who have banned the use of Roundup, a widely used weed killer.  Roundup contains the chemical glyphosate, which has been shown…

FDA Reveals Move to Ban Menthol Cigarettes, Flavored Cigars, and Vape Juice

In March of 2019, the FDA released a proposed ban on flavored cigars, flavored vape juice (excluding menthol or mint) and Menthol cigarettes.  Flavored cigarettes, other than menthol, have been banned since 2009. This followed…

Germany Closing All Coal-Fired Power Plants, Choosing Renewable Energy Instead

On the 26th of January, the German government announced that it, and 16 regional states, would be putting a bold renewable energy plan to work. This involves shutting down all coal-fired power plants producing and…

Virginia Reveals Law That Makes Animal Cruelty a Felony

Tackling Animal Cruelty Tragically, animal cruelty is an all-too-common occurrence. While the most shocking cases of cruelty to animals may grab media headlines, these heartbreaking stories are rarely enough in themselves to bring the necessary…