By Walter Liu - September 9, 2017
Water pollution is a huge problem around the world. You’ve probably heard this, but you might not have ever realized just how significant it really is. Fresh water is being polluted around the world, not just at the surface, but also as deep as groundwater too. The pollution of surface or groundwater can cause disease and decreases the availability of clean and drinkable water. Water and life go hand in hand. Water pollutants can cause illness, as well as death in many cases. The following table gives examples of diseases that can occur from water pollution.
By Eolife - July 3, 2017
It’s almost here! The warmer weather is creeping in. This new season brings with it all kinds of fun summer activities. Whether it’s playing, swimming or just hanging out with friends and family, something about summer just gives way to an easier, relaxed lifestyle. 1. Take water safety seriously Make sure children are supervised while swimming. This might seem obvious, but many drownings occur when multiple adults are present because of the assumption someone must be watching. Moreover, older children shouldn't be used as lifeguards without real training. They may freeze under stress or lack the ability to safely pull another child out…
By Ecolife - September 8, 2017
Do you find the overload of sweet, high carb treats and high fat food have taken a toll on your waistline as well as your energy level? Are you feeling your jeans to be a little too snug? Are you feeling tired and sluggish, wanting to live in your sweat pants or pyjamas? Simple, fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs in these Diet Boost Flavored Water Recipes will help keep your diet on track. Seven days of delicious recipes will keep you sipping all day long.
By Eolife - June 27, 2017
Namibia - the land in the south-west of Africa between the Orange River in the south and the Kunene River in the north - is a barren land, like from another star, but still inviting and strangely familiar. Namibia is a paradise for photographers, a land of contrasts and clear colours. Those who are looking for peace and stillness and enjoy mesmerising landscapes and wide desert expanse, are going to fall in love with Namibia, one of the least populated countries in the world. Namibia is Africa at its best, with friendly, natural people, with endless savannah and bushland and an…
By Eolife - May 28, 2017
Walking, hiking, biking and swimming are all great summer activities. Safety is of utmost importance when doing these activities to ensure your child reaps the benefits of being active without injury. Water safety is a must as drowning and water related accidents are the leading cause of death and injury for children. Practice these safety tips when your child is around open water: - Keep your child within your sight and easy reach when they are in or around open water. Stay within arms reach of any child that does not swim well and any children under the age…
By Eolife - May 25, 2017
Weekends will coming, someone might be planning a happy trip. So...... How to shoot a series of amazing, special, creative photos when you are travelling??? Mode One—> You can try to shoot from high to low. Mode Two—> You can hand in hand with your travelling companion at the back. Mode Three—> Learn from this brother, Sam Barsky. Knitting a sweater that match with the scenic spot you plan to visit.
By Eolife - May 20, 2017
Good News for our Water4Smile program!! We have assigned our first water project! The community is Ematsuli Primary School, who will be receiving a rainwater harvesting system, 6 new latrines, and 2 hand-washing stations for the many students at the school. We will also do hygiene and sanitation education for the students and faculty. Welcome to the School Ematsuli Primary School was founded in 1948 by community members who donated the land to the school. The school is…
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