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The Great American Grocery Hoax

There is a big secret out there in the grocery store aisles that no one wants you to know.  There is a hoax of monumental proportions that is being perpetrated on the American public. Before I tell you what it is, let me remind you of some things that you already know. It’s no secret at all ...

Before Michelle Obama’s New Labels, “All You Could Do Was Scratch Your Head, Confused And Bewildered” At The Grocery Store

Are you frazzled and confused every time you go to the grocery store and attempt to strain your little brain to read those labels with all of the big, scary words?  Do you stand in line, wringing your hands over the terrifying experience of trying to shop for your family? Is it a horribly trying ...

Will Codex And The Drug Companies Raid The Spice Rack To Steal Your Eyesight?

  By Kat Carroll Culinary Indian spices are rising superheroes of the nutritional World. When most of us were growing up, these spices were not a regular part of many of our diets.  Today, though, they are commonly available high-profile healers of the highest order. But if history repeats itself, we can anticipate a raid on powerful ...

Deadly Chloramphenicol Laces Nutritional Supplements And More

By Kat Carroll An FDA Enforcement Report for the week of November 13, 2013, requested a voluntary recall of Xylanase after the discovery September 30th, citing that products may be contaminated with Chloramphenicol. Enzymes manufactured by Advanced Enzymes in Mumbai, India may result in one of the most widespread recalls of products in history. The incomplete ...

Roast Beef, Potatoes, And Carrots Don’t “Meet Nutrition Guidelines” But GMOs, HFCS, And Trans Fats Do

The school lunch drama continues, this time in Manitoba, Canada. Close on the heels of a federally sponsored preschool in Virginia disallowing homemade lunches without a doctor’s note, a mom in Manitoba was given this note and a $10 fine when her children’s preschool felt that the lunch she sent from home required “supplemental” Ritz Crackers. (source: ...

Monsanto, McDs, Coke And Friends Mis-Educate Registered Dieticians About the “Benefits” Of Processed Food

In the most mind-boggling conflict of interest you may have seen in quite a while, the International Food Information Council (IFIC) has put out a “fact” sheet on the “benefits” of processed foods for the members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. First, here’s a little background on the cast of characters in this little ...

Almonds Are Tasty And Nutritious

One of my favorite after dinner snacks to have with tea is almonds. I love the delicately flavored nut with its soft texture and light, sweet taste. If I don’t watch myself, I’m inclined to eat far more of them than I should, because I find the taste of almonds addictive. Fortunately, unlike the chips ...

Food Cravings Triggered By Specific Lack Of Nutrients

Once we become aware of the foods that do not agree with our biochemistry, hormonal balance and digestion, we can rectify and tweak our diet to satisfy something larger that our body needs. Severe cravings can lead to binge eating and other eating disorders. If we know exactly why we crave a specific food, we ...

7 Health Benefits Of Pumpkin Seeds

Seeds can be a fantastic source of nutrition and pumpkin seeds are among the best. The pumpkin is a member of the squash family and it’s is native to North and Central America. Its seeds have been used by Native Americans for centuries to support urinary and digestive health. Just a single serving provides highly ...

Woman Rejects Chemo & Overcomes Her Ovarian Cancer With Nutrition (VIDEO)

Evita Ramparte was diagnosed with a serious case of ovarian cancer after a visit to the doctor revealed it was the concerning cause of her constant pain. Told that chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery were among her only options to ever recover, Ramparte was not convinced. After all, she had been living her whole life in ...

DÉJÀ VU – Senator Dick Durbin Once Again Attacks Supplements!

  Reintroduces his “Dietary Supplement Labeling Act” as S.1425 In a well-orchestrated attack that should fool no one, and that as usual occurs late in the week as people leave for their weekends, Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) has re-introduced his previously lapsed and ill-fated bill, the “Dietary Supplement Labeling Act” (then S.1310, and now as S.1425), in ...

6 Bodily Tissues That Can Be Regenerated Through Nutrition

It may come as a surprise to some, especially those with conventional medical training, but the default state of the body is one of ceaseless regeneration. Without the flame-like process of continual cell turnover within the body – life and death ceaselessly intertwined – the miracle of the human body would not exist. In times of ...

10 Ways to Commit Nutritional Anarchy

Once upon a time, if we felt we needed to, we could go to the pharmacy or department store, select a bottle of vitamins, and feel pretty confident about the actual contents of the bottles. Nowadays, real vitamins are so hard to track down that they might as well be on the endangered species list.  In ...

7 Ways To Prevent and Even Reverse Heart Disease With Nutrition

Considering that heart disease is the #1 cause of death in the developed world, anything that can prevent cardiac mortality, or slow or even reverse the cardiovascular disease process, should be of great interest to the general public. Sadly, millions of folks are unaware of the extensive body of biomedical literature that exists supporting the use ...

The Great Australian Health Mystery

Why is there a Great Divide between the Australian People and Their Government on Health? Australia is the continent-nation that we all know is full of healthy, sun-loving, active people who once tamed a continent and now bask in the glory of their sun-drenched outdoor world. When someone mentions Australia to us, do we automatically think ...

Brave Benin

How one small African country made a brave stand at Codex  “There is no wealth but life.”  - John Ruskin  Monday morning in Rome began as only summer mornings in that city begin, with cerulean blue skies blemished only by the merest wisps of clouds.  An early, cooling breeze swept the streets as I made my way ...

7 Awesome Health Benefits of Peaches

Peach is a widely adored delicious juicy fruit. It is origins from China and now popular in all over the world. The health benefits of peaches are merely known to its regular eater. Peaches are a rich source of vitamins, minerals, antioxidant and other chemical contents. This fruit looks like an apple in shape measuring about ...

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