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Lynn Stratton

Lynn Stratton

Lynn Stratton worked for the St. Petersburg Times as a news archivist, copy editor and staff writer until recently, when she started her own writing and editing business. Before that, she taught at USF for 15 years. Originally from NYC, she spends her spare time walking her standard poodle, Harry, and working in her butterfly garden, where she's had 6 species of caterpillars so far this year.
Lynn Stratton

Articles by Lynn Stratton

Vets and Vaccines: The Untold Story

By: Lynn Stratton In a previous column on childhood vaccinations, I referred to the increase in the number of vaccines required... View Article

Vaccine Safety: Vaccinate Early, and Often!

Many years ago, the manufacturers of hair care products discovered that they could double their sales by putting a single... View Article

Toxic Air Fresheners – The Scent of Danger in the Air

by: Lynn Stratton Breathe deeply, wherever you are, and what do you smell? Chances are you’re surrounded by a pleasing scent,... View Article

MSG: The Hidden Danger in Your Children’s Food

Trying to make sure that what we feed our children will make them healthy instead of sick is difficult enough... View Article

The Skinny on Fat-Free: Why You May Be Better Off with the Real Thing

We’ve all seen the ads, and we’ve all seen, even bought, the products being rolled out by the thousands, proclaiming... View Article

What Do You Really Know About Rendered Pet Food?

 Find out What is Really in your Pet’s Food By: Lynn Stratton You may have seen a movie years ago called... View Article

Pesticides and Our Health – Casting Our Fate to the Wind

By: Lynn Stratton You have to love summer in Florida, the season of fresh fruit and vegetables overflowing from displays at... View Article

The Spin on Aspartame

If you google “aspartame,” the results will take you literally days to wade through-believe me, I know. I’ve been sifting... View Article

A Many Splenda’d Thing – The Rise of Artificial Sweeteners

By: Lynn Stratton I stopped at a well-known marketplace to grab some sushi to take back to the office for lunch... View Article

A Matter of Taste – Our Bodies’ Perception of Artificial Sweeteners

By: Lynn Stratton In my previous article, I looked at the proliferation of lower-sugar and sugar-free products in our food supply. Here,... View Article