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8 Hormone Balancing Foods for Men That Improve Strength, Sex Drive & Digestion

Posted by on November 13, 2017 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health, Herbs, Seeds & Spices with 2 Comments
8 Hormone Balancing Foods for Men That Improve Strength, Sex Drive & Digestion

One of the most important pieces of the puzzle is the endocrine system, which controls the release of various hormones that regulate our everyday bodily functions. When we talk about hormone balance, we usually associate it with women’s health, but maintaining optimal levels of the various hormones is just as important for men. Our endocrine system is involved in everything from muscle regeneration and sexual health, to digestion and sleep.

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Moringa Superfood Smoothie with Maca, Flax Seed and Tahini

Posted by on June 13, 2017 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 2 Comments
Moringa Superfood Smoothie with Maca, Flax Seed and Tahini

This is an amazing smoothie that is so incredibly delicious. It contains some of the healthiest and nutritious plant-based foods on our planet.

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8 Superfoods You’ve Never Heard of (That You Should Be Eating!)

Posted by on June 11, 2017 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
8 Superfoods You’ve Never Heard of (That You Should Be Eating!)

Unlike many other grains and seeds, amaranth is rich in amino acids and minerals like calcium and iron. You can find amaranth at most natural and organic food markets.

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5 Simple Food Habits That Will Rapidly Improve Your Well-being

Written by on March 7, 2017 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 11 Comments
5 Simple Food Habits That Will Rapidly Improve Your Well-being

Cherie Roe Dirksen shares 5 guidelines to tuning into your body and listening to its needs. Find out if these tips work for you

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9 Nutritional Benefits of Zucchini: Better Digestion, Thyroid, Eye Health & More

Posted by on March 1, 2017 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 2 Comments
9 Nutritional Benefits of Zucchini: Better Digestion, Thyroid, Eye Health & More

Even though most people use zucchini like other vegetables — for example, adding it to savory dishes with herbs and protein sources — botanically speaking, it’s actually a fruit. Zucchini belongs to the species Cucurbita pepo and is related to certain other squashes and pumpkins.

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Amazing New Machine Turns Food Waste into Energy

Amazing New Machine Turns Food Waste into Energy

The machine, which is temporarily available for $995, is part of an initiative to help create more sustainable energy as well as provide electricity and gas for cooking in parts of the world where it is spotty or lacking. The machine is also portable, and can be easily packed up and moved, which makes it a fantastic invention for those without a permanent home looking to provide electricity and gas to temporary shelters.

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3 Ways Banned Trans Fats are Still Lurking in Your Food

Posted by on May 10, 2016 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 3 Comments
3 Ways Banned Trans Fats are Still Lurking in Your Food

If you see that a product claims not to contain any trans fats, search the label for “partially hydrogenated oil.” If you find those three magic words, you know you’re getting trans fats. Stick to the whole foods items in the produce, meat, and dairy departments. Purchase items that are as close to their original state as possible. Trans fats are the furthest thing from natural; the cholesterol-boosting substances are created by adding hydrogen to a liquid oil molecule, which turns the liquid oil into a solid.

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Groups Sue FDA Over ‘Unlawful and Irresponsible’ Approval of Frankenfish

Posted by on April 1, 2016 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 3 Comments
Groups Sue FDA Over ‘Unlawful and Irresponsible’ Approval of Frankenfish

The lawsuit states that the FDA does not have the authority to regulate GE animals and that approving the salmon paves the way for other GE fish, as well as farm animals like chickens, cows, and pigs.

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Huge Victory: Senate Rejects DARK Act (Bill Would Have Made GMO Labeling Voluntary)

Posted by on March 17, 2016 in Government, Policies with 13 Comments
Huge Victory: Senate Rejects DARK Act (Bill Would Have Made GMO Labeling Voluntary)

The Senate actually rejected a bill that would favor corporations over consumers. Andrew Kimbrell, executive director of the Center for Food Safety, said the vote was a “major victory for the food movement and America’s right to know.”

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Maine Congressperson Seeks to Address Hunger & Food Waste in Important New Bill

Maine Congressperson Seeks to Address Hunger & Food Waste in Important New Bill

Nearly 7 million U.S. households struggle with hunger. Yet Americans throw away 40 percent of our food—the equivalent of $165 billion each year—according to the National Resources Defense Council. That’s why U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree, (D-Maine) has introduced H.R. 4184, the Food Recovery Act—a bill to address food waste.

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Got the Munchies? Here Are 25 Healthier Snack Recipes

Posted by on October 18, 2015 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 2 Comments
Got the Munchies? Here Are 25 Healthier Snack Recipes

The next time you get the munchies, reach for these 25 healthier snacks and feel good about getting your snack on.

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The Key to Ending Global Hunger is to End These Kinds of Practices

Posted by on October 18, 2015 in Agencies & Systems, Government with 0 Comments
The Key to Ending Global Hunger is to End These Kinds of Practices

War can harm more people through hunger and malnutrition than direct violence can.

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How to Clean Your Arteries With One Simple Fruit

Posted by on October 17, 2015 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 10 Comments
How to Clean Your Arteries With One Simple Fruit

The future of cardiovascular disease prevention and treatment will not be found in your medicine cabinet, rather in your kitchen cupboard or in your back yard growing on a tree.

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15 Recipes That Will Bring Zen Into Your Life

Posted by on October 11, 2015 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 8 Comments
15 Recipes That Will Bring Zen Into Your Life

There are many foods such as nuts, berries, teas and citrus fruits that have natural stress-reducing properties as well as nutrients that benefit our bodies.

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5 Food Myths That Just Won’t Die

Posted by on October 8, 2015 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 1 Comment
5 Food Myths That Just Won’t Die

Here are five food myths that we’ve heard time and time again.

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