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Facts About Water Treatment in Toronto

Torontonians consider themselves lucky to live by the massive water supply that is Lake Ontario. However, water quality concerns in Toronto have historically had their ups and downs and date back to the early 1800s. According to the City of Toronto website, there was more than one typhoid epidemic over the years as the city’s....... read more

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How to Get Your Children to Drink More Water

Nowadays there are so many beverage options available for us to drink with a lot of them claiming to be healthy. From juices to teas and smoothies, there are so many options that at some point it might feel overwhelming. When it comes to our children, the battle is even harder. Even “healthy” drinks for....... read more

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16 Things Moms Should Filter Out of Their Lives

From the moment your first child is born, you join a group, a clique so to speak. You are a parent, one of many parents who understand your new life, your new purpose, and of course the reason why you might be “too busy” to do anything these days. But it isn’t exactly like that........ read more

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How to Purify Water When You’re Away From Home

Whether you’re on a walk in the park, at the gym or out of the country, it is important to maintain your desire to drink clean, filtered water. North America is generally considered to provide some of the world’s cleanest tap water but as we have seen by the lead scares in Toronto, even the....... read more

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Is Fruit Infused Water Better for Me?

Healthy moms know that some of the most popular drink items at the grocer are anything but healthy. Many of these sports drinks, energy drinks, vitamin waters and “fruit-flavored” beverages contain a laundry list of unhealthy ingredients such as high fructose corn syrup, preservatives, sodium, refined sugar and artificial sweeteners. We all kno.... read more

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How Can Filtered Water Help My Appliances Last Longer? 

Seeing that most of today’s high tech and energy efficient appliances cost hundreds to thousands of dollars, it makes sense to get as much use out of them as possible before repairing or replacing them. Turns out something that is good for your health can also do good for your appliances as well. In today’s....... read more

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Prevent Dehydration by Drinking Water Even When You’re Not Thirsty

Every single cell in the human body requires water to function properly. Water is needed to regulate our body temperature, to protect our joints and organs, and to help our digestive system run smoothly. But, how much water should you drink? Eight glasses a day? Ten? There is a lot of conventional wisdom surrounding how....... read more

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Four Important Facts About Water In Toronto

The water from your tap is delivered through a complicated network of underground piping, and a large amount of work goes into ensuring that it stays clean and efficient. But just how complicated of a network is it? And just how much work is required to maintain it? Here are five things you should know:....... read more

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Facts about Water Consumption: Are Eight Glasses a Day Really Enough?

We often hear the generalized water intake rule of needing eight 8oz cups of water a day. It’s a quick approximation that is easy to remember. But there are many factors that play into your water intake needs on a day to day basis. So how much water do you really need is a complicated....... read more

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How to Prepare Your House for Vacation in the Winter

Whether you are leaving your house during winter for a vacation or closing up a summer home, it’s important to winterize your property to prevent it from deteriorating while you are away. Whether you  plan to leave for a few weeks, months, or even a year, the following suggestions will help you to plan and....... read more

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