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  • Go fragrance free for the month of May! Go fragrance free for the month of May!
    May is Chemical Sensitivity Awareness Month, and Planet Thrive urges you to go fragrance and chemical free for the entire month in honor of those who suffer from this debilitating illness.
  • Celebrate Lyme Disease Awareness Month Celebrate Lyme Disease Awareness Month
    The acclaimed lyme disease film Under Our Skin is available for instant streaming on Netflix, and other formats. Watch it this weekend with a friend or loved one to kick off Lyme Disease Awareness Month.
  • Gluten free chocolate power bar balls Gluten free chocolate power bar balls
    by Elana Amsterdam | This scrumptious, dairy free, gluten free, vegan, super transportable snack is a power bar in the form of balls.
  • Homemade buckwheat honey mustard Homemade buckwheat honey mustard
    by Kim Christensen | Try this awesomely tasty mustard, with a whole lot of punch and just a hint of a dark, mysterious sweetness. If you can run a blender, you can make your own mustard!
  • Dry skin brushing for enhanced detoxification Dry skin brushing for enhanced detoxification
    by David Jernigan, D.C., D.N.M. | Skin brushing before dressing, and before every bath, will remove the top layer of dead skin that would otherwise block the effective elimination of toxins through the skin.
  • Chocolate peanut butter fudge Chocolate peanut butter fudge
    by Elana Amsterdam | I love fudge, I do. The only trouble with it is that most fudge is so sweet I usually feel sick to my stomach after eating it. Now you can have your fudge and eat it too!
  • Dining al desko: Wild rice with hijiki and carrots Dining al desko: Wild rice with hijiki and carrots
    by Kim Christensen | A high fiber, super nutritious, wonderfully satisfying bowl of goodness.
  • Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) for MCS Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) for MCS
    Natalie Hill shares an EFT tapping script that you can use to help calm your sensitivity to chemicals.
  • Gluten free Easter Bunny cookies Gluten free Easter Bunny cookies
    by Elana Amsterdam | These delicious gluten free Lemon Poppy Seed Bunny Cookies are so simple to make - enjoy them for Easter or any other occasion!
  • Spicy mustard greens Spicy mustard greens
    by Kim Christensen | When I don't want to think about what I'm making for dinner, I default to a making greens with onions, garlic, and spices. Easy greens recipes like this are a staple in my kitchen.
  • Sugar-free pear berry crisp Sugar-free pear berry crisp
    by Kim Christensen | Sweet fruit, spicy cinnamon, and a crunchy crumble topping - you can't go wrong!
  • Less toxic hair salons Less toxic hair salons
    by Julie Genser | I recently did a search online for less toxic hair salons and stylists to see if I could find any near me and was surprised to find quite a few across the country.
  • A call for solidarity among environmentally sensitive people A call for solidarity among environmentally sensitive people
    by Steen Hviid | The FCC is promoting the dismantling of all telephone landlines in the entire country. This will be a disaster for electrosensitive people who cannot use a cell phone.
  • Rosemary cumin socca Rosemary cumin socca
    by Kim Christensen | Once you make socca, you'll never want to live a life without it. Socca is a thin, unleavened flatbread or pancake made from chickpea flour.
  • Roasted balsamic beets Roasted balsamic beets
    by Elana Amsterdam | Beets brighten up any meal with their gorgeous earthy reddish-purple color and are highly nutritious to boot.
  • Lemon and herb chicken liver paté Lemon and herb chicken liver paté
    by Kim Christensen | This paté is rich and flavorful, highlighted with fresh herbs and lemon. Paté is a delicious, affordable, nutrient dense solution for snacks and meals.
  • Big Bend: Reflections on disability, dangerous gifts, and profound transformation Big Bend: Reflections on disability, dangerous gifts, and profound transformation
    by Jacks McNamara, co-founder of The Icarus Project, which seeks to promote alternatives of looking at and dealing with what gets labeled as mental illness in our society.
  • Medicinal mushrooms Medicinal mushrooms
    Dear Susun, What are the best ways to ingest medicinal mushrooms such as Reishii - as food; or are tinctures a good way to preserve the medicinal components?
  • Creamy hemp milk Creamy hemp milk
    by Kim Christensen | Hemp seeds have an impressive nutritional profile, containing lots of protein, phosphorus, magnesium, zinc, and omega fatty acids.
  • Radiation-free cabin draws attention to electro-pollution Radiation-free cabin draws attention to electro-pollution
    A group of Swedish electrically hypersensitive (EHS) activists put up a Faraday cage shaped like a cabin in downtown Gothenburg, Sweden in order to draw attention to the problem of electro-pollution.
  • Chemical sensitivity in the Arctic Chemical sensitivity in the Arctic
    Chemical intolerance is not just a problem in heavily populated areas of the globe, but can also strike in the Arctic.
  • Winter squash tomato sauce with radiation cancer protection Winter squash tomato sauce with radiation cancer protection
    by Julie Genser | Eating orange foods like winter squash and carrots can protect you from radiation-induced cancers. Eat this delicious sauce with meatballs, fish, or sop it up with your favorite gluten-free bread!
  • Gluten-free chocolate raspberry Hamantaschen Gluten-free chocolate raspberry Hamantaschen
    by Elana Amsterdam | I've been on a gluten-free Hamantaschen rampage the last few days and these are my latest and greatest.
  • Altered page with soy wax resist Altered page with soy wax resist
    by Libby | I fell in love with altered pages at the wonderful, rich, joyful and delicious blog Raven Moon Magic.
  • Anti-radiation miso soup with kombu Anti-radiation miso soup with kombu
    by Julie Genser | Focus on an iodine-rich, radiation-protective diet in the coming days and weeks to protect yourself from potential radiation exposure from Japan's possible nuclear reactor meltdowns.
  • New financial aid website for the chemically sensitive New financial aid website for the chemically sensitive
    "Practical Support For People with Multiple Chemical Sensitivity" connects those who are too ill to support themselves because of MCS with those who want to help by sending much needed funds or goods.
  • Chickpea millet stew Chickpea millet stew
    by Kim Christensen | Providing protein, complex carbohydrates, fiber, and healthy fat, this soup is a true meal-in-a-bowl, inspired by the flavors of the Silk Road.
  • Roasted dandelion root coffee Roasted dandelion root coffee
    by Elana Amsterdam | I'm starting to think about the possibility of a spring detox and one of my favorite healing roots -- dandelion. Dandelion is a fantastic liver cleanser and spring is the perfect season for liver support.
  • Toasted cumin and paprika hummus Toasted cumin and paprika hummus
    by Kim Christensen | Hummus is delicious, economical, easy-to-prepare, and has endless opportunity for variation.
  • Germany pioneers environmentally controlled hospital rooms Germany pioneers environmentally controlled hospital rooms
    A Hamburg hospital has designed two environmentally controlled rooms for people with chemical sensitivities and environmental allergies.
  • Green chicken soup Green chicken soup
    by Elana Amsterdam | While I love my green juices in theory, in reality, my stomach doesn't always agree with them, especially when it's cold outside. That's when it's time to make Green Chicken Soup.
  • Blueberry oatmeal smoothie Blueberry oatmeal smoothie
    by Kim Christensen | Whenever there is an abundance of natural color, there is usually an abundance of vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and other great stuff.
  • Oven roasted broccoli Oven roasted broccoli
    by Elana Amsterdam | My boys inhale this naturally gluten free roasted broccoli dish whenever I make it.
  • EFT for MCS EFT for MCS
    by Lisa Snow, EFT practitioner | Emotional Freedom Technique, or EFT, works at a physical level to help the body heal itself by balancing the energy system.
  • Dairy-free coconut kefir berry ice cream Dairy-free coconut kefir berry ice cream
    by Kim Christensen | Tastes a lot like a strawberry malt and has just a hint of that cultured tartness on the finish. A mix of berries, a bit of agave nectar, and some stevia add just the right amount of sweetness.
  • Portland gets greener: City considering perfume policy Portland gets greener: City considering perfume policy
    This week the Portland City Council discussed creating a fragrance-free workplace policy for government employees.
  • Baked lemon kale chips Baked lemon kale chips
    by Elana Amsterdam | We are loving these Lemon Kale Chips. I can't make enough of them --the boys scarf them down hot out of the oven.
  • Honey chocolate hearts for V-day Honey chocolate hearts for V-day
    by Kim Christensen | This homemade chocolate is dark, rich, and wonderfully creamy, sweetened with just a touch of raw honey. It isn't too sweet, just the way I like it.
  • Cauliflower rice Cauliflower rice
    A tasty, nutritious, grain-free, alternative to white rice for those that follow a Primal or Paleo eating plan. Works for the Atkins people too.
  • Healthy gluten-free school lunch Healthy gluten-free school lunch
    by Elana Amsterdam | Healthy food for children is a passion of mine. I like to keep things simple as the boys are responsible for packing their vitals every day before dinner (for the following day's lunch).