Air pollution and effects on asthma
by Laura @ Meersens • Jul 12, 2018
Currently, 24.6 million people living in the United States are affected by asthma. Research shows that air pollution can exacerbate asthma symptoms.
Top 8 Ways to Protect Yourself from the Sun
by Inès @ Meersens • Jul 03, 2018
Summer, the beach, shells… and sunburns.
As the days get longer, the sun invites you to sit, relax and play in its warmth. Sun is essential to life, it ...
Gluten & its effects on our body
by Inès @ Meersens • Jun 11, 2018
Gluten is a type of protein composed of glutenin and gliadin molecules that form an elastic bond in the presence of water. It can be found in wheat, barley, rye...
Metal-organic frameworks allow an effective removal of heavy metals from water
by Laura @ Meersens • May 28, 2018
Heavy metals, such as mercury and lead, are currently one of the most common pollutants, and major concerns throughout the world are due to their potential impa...
1 million healthy years of life lost each year due to noise pollution!
by Morane @ Meersens • May 18, 2018
It might be tempting to think that noise isn’t a serious health issue, after all, it’s just noise. It won’t kill us … right? Well, mayb...