The areas in the UK where you pay the most – and least – for your water bills

On April 24, 2018, in Commentary, by Erik

United Kingdom areas in which you pay the most and least for water bills. People who live in Cornwall, Sussex, and Devon are paying the highest basd on newly found research. People who live in London typically spend significantly less than people in Scotland or Northern Ireland. Unlike gas and electric there are way fewer […]

 

Wingate man’s water worm fears lead to row over supply

On April 24, 2018, in News, by Erik

For five weeks now, Mr. Geoffrey Harris has been unable to use the tap water at his home. After hearing someone call into a radio show about worms possibly being in the drinking water, Mr. Harris contacted his water provider to have his water tested. While there were no worms detected, the bacteria levels were […]

 

As I wait for the results, I delve deeper into what exactly we should be drinking.

On April 24, 2018, in Commentary, by Erik

Raw Water – pricey bottles of untreated, unfiltered, unsterilized ester that can sell for over $35 – is the latest health fad that has spread from the US to the UK. In addition to the bottles, websites have sprung up to help people find untreated water that they can drink, often in out of the […]

 

Dr. Robert A. Dichmann: Five tips for a healthy lifestyle

On April 23, 2018, in Commentary, by Erik

Five tips to achieve a healthy lifestyle could include, get your screenings! You can screen for breast, cervical, prostate, colon and skin cancer to catch these early. Get immunized for HPV and Hepatitis B to protect yourself from liver, neck, head and cervical cancer. Get healthy by fighting cancer with your fork! Try to exercise […]

 

Why does some tap water taste weird?

On April 23, 2018, in News, by Erik

Water is one of those things we need daily. The odd thing about taste is that it is strongly tied to smell, so often those “flavors” are not really in the water but how you smell it. Obviously some water qualities will be worse than others. Fresh aquifers will have a different water than treated […]

 

Water sector must turn tide, says watchdog

On April 23, 2018, in News, by Erik

In the past, the United Kingdom water industry has gained a negative public reputation for shady corporate business practices. However, the water regulation organizations in the country are attempting to force the industry to clean up its act. This will include changing water licenses, making companies share finances with customers, and forcing companies be transparent […]

 

Water regulator asks Michael Gove for more powers to stop you being ripped off

On April 23, 2018, in Commentary, by Erik

Water Regulators in the UK have been in communication with Environmental Secretary Michael Gove about ways to crack down on the water industry for raising rates and engaging in dubious accounting practices in order to avoid paying taxes, boost stockholder dividends for investors and afford large bonuses for executives. Gove’s aggressive rhetoric against the water […]

 

Small, Healthy Rituals: These Are The Ones This Top Functional Medicine Doctor Won’t Go A Day Without

On April 22, 2018, in Commentary, by Erik

Everyday Routines that improve your wellness could include Mindful meditation. Twenty minutes a day of focus in the type of meditation that works for you. A few minutes of outdoors, perhaps take a walk around the neighborhood. You can take a moment to connect to nature and exercise. Eat simple foods, such as protein and […]

 

Ofwat sets out agenda of reforms for water sector after failures in cold snap

On April 22, 2018, in News, by Erik

A steady and safe water supply is the basis of everyday life. During the recent storm being without water for a short time is expected, but having the pipes thaw and break makes the time longer. The damage that can be caused to a home and property by these breakages can be catastrophic. The money […]

 

Water-Filtration Unit Market Size and Trends Study Released by Top Publisher at MarketStudyReport.com

On April 22, 2018, in News, by Erik

A water filtration unit takes impurities and chemicals out of water. A water pitcher with a small filter is also considered to be a water filtration unit that you can keep in the refrigerator. Each of these units purifies water in a different way. The Water-Filtration Unit Market is expected to expand at 7.72% CAGR […]