Food, Drink & Nutrition
Spence Cooper FriendsEat Based on a 30-year side-by-side trial of conventional and organic farming methods at Pennsylvania’s Rodale Institute, organic farming outperformed conventional farming in every category. Rodale Institute, a nonprofit dedicated to pioneering organic farming through research, claims the Farming Systems Trial (FST)® at Rodale Institute is America’s longest running, side-by-side comparison of organic […]
Dr. Mercola talks about what he considers to be the single most important and powerful step for a person to take in order to make phenomenal improvements in their health. He not only talks about what to avoid, but he also provides healthy alternatives.
I slept for 12 hours the other night! I’m not sure whether to brag or feel guilty about it. How about neither? Instead I think I’ll just pat myself on the back for listening to my body and giving it what it needed. I’m an avid follower of Ayurveda, the 5000-year-old medical system from India […]
Should We Trust Food From a Farmers Market? A Los Angeles TV affiliate found that there were dozens of farmers in just the Los Angeles area alone that were lying about growing their own produce to spraying pesticides and dishonest in claiming their crops were pesticide free.
Recently on the “No Agenda” podcast, host John C. Dvorak mentioned that eliminating Red Dye 40 helped one of his family members to resolve ADHD without the need of Ritalin medication.
Just when consumers became aware that high fructose corn syrup may not be so healthy for them, the Corn Refiners Association has petitioned the FDA to change the name to “corn sugar.” Whatever name is used there are several valid reasons to avoid high fructose corn syrup or corn sugar to maintain a healthy lifestyle. […]
As more health conscious individuals try to avoid sugar and switch to low calorie sweeteners like NutraSweet and Equal made from aspartame, more health experts are saying it’s really a dangerous toxin. Dr. Russel Blaylock believes that even though sugar based sodas contribute to obesity, heart disease, and diabetes, switching to diet colas is not the answer. “The major […]