Posts Tagged "go green"

Go Green on St. Patrick's Day

Posted on Mar 17, 2009 in Health & Wellness

Written by Jeffrey on March 14, 2007 | Comments (0) Green. It’s the color of spring. Trees, grass, herbs, flowers, beer, all of it green.Wait, beer is green too? That’s right, both literally and figuratively this Saturday on St. Patrick’s Day! Check out these three ways to truly “go green” this St. Patrick’s Day.   With all the major cities taking part in this celebration of St. Patrick’s Day (though most of us Americans remain ignorant of it’s purpose) and turning various bodies of water from blue to green…ok, they always turn out kind...

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Asthma Inhalers Go Green Dec. 31

Posted on Feb 10, 2009 in Health & Wellness

Tuesday, December 02, 2008 | Last warning: Asthma inhalers go “green” on Dec. 31, forcing patients still using the old-fashioned kind to make a pricey and even confusing switch. The medicine inside these rescue inhalers – the albuterol that quickly opens airways during an asthma attack – isn’t changing. But the chemicals used to puff that drug into your lungs are.No more chlorofluorocarbons, or CFCs, that damage Earth’s protective ozone layer. By year’s end, all albuterol inhalers must be powered by the more eco-friendly chemical HFA, or...

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