Food, Drink & Nutrition

‘Wheat-Belly’ 101 – Five Clues That Your Excess Weight Is Caused By Gluten

Posted by on August 17, 2012 in Food, Drink & Nutrition with 0 Comments
‘Wheat-Belly’ 101 – Five Clues That Your Excess Weight Is Caused By Gluten

Wheat today is not what it used to be. The amount of 20th century agricultural genetic modification has outpaced the human digestive system’s ability to adapt. The result is that you could be suffering from the ill effects of wheat and other grains. Even organic whole wheat has a high glycemic index (GI), which over time may increase your glycemic load and create diabetes II.

Continue Reading

The Great Diet for Healthy Hair – Top 7 Foods, Vitamins, and Nutrients

Posted by on August 14, 2012 in Food, Drink & Nutrition with 0 Comments
The Great Diet for Healthy Hair – Top 7 Foods, Vitamins, and Nutrients

(Natural Society) Overall good health and well-regulated hormones lead to thick, shiny hair. When you eat an optimal diet of natural foods and minimal additives, preservatives, and artificial colors and flavors, you will see healthier hair. It’s pretty simple to see how a diet for healthy hair really can work. But what herbs, vitamins, and foods in particular can improve the condition of your hair?

Continue Reading

10 Health Benefits of Cucumbers

Posted by on August 12, 2012 in Food, Drink & Nutrition with 2 Comments
10 Health Benefits of Cucumbers

(Natural News) Often referred to as a super food, cucumbers are the fourth most cultivated vegetable in the world and known to be one of the best foods for your body’s overall health.

Continue Reading

Seven Toxic Foods, Drinks, and Additives To Cut Out Of Your Diet For Good

Posted by on August 11, 2012 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Prevention with 1 Comment
Seven Toxic Foods, Drinks, and Additives To Cut Out Of Your Diet For Good

With so much conflicting information out there about which foods are healthy and which foods are not, it can be difficult for many people to determine how best to approach a healthy lifestyle that includes eating well. But a good place to start is to avoid these seven toxic foods, beverages, and additives that are quite common in the American diet.

Continue Reading

Restructure Your Water with the Sound of the Sun

Written by on August 9, 2012 in Food, Drink & Nutrition with 6 Comments
Restructure Your Water with the Sound of the Sun

While reading Rainey Marie Highley’s excellent article, 7 Simple Steps to Harmonize Your Drinking Water, I felt inclined to share the following… We all know that water is the elixir of life, the very essence of life itself.  But when one contemplates this essence, that which makes up over 70 percent of our bodies, do […]

Continue Reading

Is There Fluoride In Your Grapes?

Is There Fluoride In Your Grapes?

Most of the talk concerning fluoride exposure these days centers around the chemical’s forced presence in many public water supplies, and how this is causing an epidemic of chronic health problems. But little do many people realize that fluoride exposure is also problematic throughout the food supply, including in fresh food crops that have been sprayed with pesticides and herbicides made from fluoride compounds. Grape growers in particular have long used a chemical known as cryolite, which also goes by the trade name Kryocide, to deter leaf-eating and other types of pests. This fluoride-based chemical is used on all sorts of food crops, in fact, including on many different fruits and vegetables…

Continue Reading

Seven Toxic Foods, Drinks, and Additives to Look Out For

Posted by on August 8, 2012 in Food, Drink & Nutrition with 1 Comment
Seven Toxic Foods, Drinks, and Additives to Look Out For

(NaturalNews) With so much conflicting information out there about which foods are healthy and which foods are not, it can be difficult for many people to determine how best to approach a healthy lifestyle that includes eating well. But a good place to start is to avoid these seven toxic foods, beverages, and additives that are quite common in the American diet.

Continue Reading

New Research Shows Alzheimer’s is a Form of Diabetes

Posted by on August 6, 2012 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Prevention with 0 Comments
New Research Shows Alzheimer’s is a Form of Diabetes

(Natural News) Emerging research on the widespread degenerative brain disease known as Alzheimer’s suggests that this prevalent form of dementia is actually a type of diabetes. Published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, a recent study out of Rhode Island Hospital (RIH) confirms that Alzheimer’s is marked by brain insulin resistance and corresponding inflammation, a condition that some researchers are now referring to as type-3 diabetes.

Continue Reading

Macrobiotics: The Ultimate Diet (and Medical lessons from my Mother-in-Law)

Posted by on August 6, 2012 in Food, Drink & Nutrition with 1 Comment
Macrobiotics: The Ultimate Diet (and Medical lessons from my Mother-in-Law)

The macrobiotic diet is based on the foods eaten by the healthiest societies on earth and it has been used to reverse all types of disease. George Oshawa used macrobiotic principles to cure himself of tuberculosis in 1911 and then spread the word to Europe and America. Mishio Kushi popularized the healing power of whole foods in America. Cancer, heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure and many other diseases have resolved using the macrobiotic philosophy, providing strong support for the ancient wisdom of Hippocrates who said, “Let food be by thy medicine.”

Continue Reading

Dr. Mercola Interviews Dr. Golomb About The Power of Chocolate! [video]

Posted by on August 4, 2012 in Food, Drink & Nutrition with 0 Comments
Dr. Mercola Interviews Dr. Golomb About The Power of Chocolate! [video]

Internationally renowned natural health physician and Mercola.com founder Dr. Joseph Mercola interviews Dr. Beatrice Golomb about the power of chocolate and it’s effects on the body. Dr. Golomb and her research team found that eating chocolate frequently is linked to lower weight. Chocolate despite its sugar and fat, appears to have favorable metabolic effects. Fewer […]

Continue Reading

How Billions In Tax Dollars Subsidize the Junk Food Industry

Posted by on August 4, 2012 in Corruption, Food, Drink & Nutrition with 0 Comments
How Billions In Tax Dollars Subsidize the Junk Food Industry

Almost one in five children aged six to eleven are seriously overweight, making them highly vulnerable to heart disease, diabetes and other serious illnesses.

At the same time, Congress and the Department of Agriculture are spending more than $1.28 billion annually to subsidize the crops that are used as additives in manufacturing cookies, candies, soda pop and other highly popular junk food that arguably are among the primary contributors to childhood obesity.

Continue Reading

Obesity Surpasses Smoking In Terms Of Ill Health Effects

Posted by on August 3, 2012 in Exercise and Fitness, Food, Drink & Nutrition with 0 Comments
Obesity Surpasses Smoking In Terms Of Ill Health Effects

(By Dr. Mercola)

This may come as a surprise to some, but data collected from over 60,000 Canadians show that obesity leads to more doctor visits than smoking.

The idea that being overweight can be worse for your health than smoking is likely to make many balk, considering how “normal” it has become to carry around extra pounds, but in terms of overall health effects and subsequent health care costs, it’s likely true.

Continue Reading

10 Tips for Raising Super Healthy Kids

Posted by on August 2, 2012 in Food, Drink & Nutrition with 0 Comments
10 Tips for Raising Super Healthy Kids

By Young and Raw (Om Times) It’s totally empowering once you decide as a parent to raise your children on real food. You know that everything you put into their developing, growing little bodies is full of nutrition. While children are growing, they look to you for direction and often do as you do, it’s so important to lead by example.

Continue Reading

7 Simple Steps to Harmonize Your Drinking Water

Written by on August 1, 2012 in Ascension, Food, Drink & Nutrition with 4 Comments
7 Simple Steps to Harmonize Your Drinking Water

One of the easiest ways to navigate the ascension process is by drinking harmonized water. Just as you bless your food with positive words before eating, so too can you affect the energetic frequency of the water you drink by following a few simple steps. Most of you are familiar with the “Messages from Water” […]

Continue Reading

New Study Shows This Potent Vitamin Helps Prevent Breast Cancer and Other Diseases

New Study Shows This Potent Vitamin Helps Prevent Breast Cancer and Other Diseases

By Dr. Joseph Mercola (Mercola.com) If you want to slash your risk of cancer, it’s essential that you spend adequate time in the sun or a safe tanning bed, or at the very least supplement with proper amounts of vitamin D3. This is because maintaining optimal blood levels of this vitamin is one of the […]

Continue Reading

FAIR USE NOTICE. Many of the stories on this site contain copyrighted material whose use has not been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making this material available in an effort to advance the understanding of environmental issues, human rights, economic and political democracy, and issues of social justice. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of the copyrighted material as provided for in Section 107 of the US Copyright Law which contains a list of the various purposes for which the reproduction of a particular work may be considered fair, such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. If you wish to use such copyrighted material for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use'...you must obtain permission from the copyright owner. And, if you are a copyright owner who wishes to have your content removed, let us know via the "Contact Us" link at the top of the site, and we will promptly remove it.

The information on this site is provided for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended as a substitute for professional advice of any kind. Conscious Life News assumes no responsibility for the use or misuse of this material. Your use of this website indicates your agreement to these terms.

Paid advertising on Conscious Life News may not represent the views and opinions of this website and its contributors. No endorsement of products and services advertised is either expressed or implied.
Top