You might think that a raw food diet would be incredibly limiting and not very tasty, but that couldn’t be farther from the truth. Eating raw foods isn’t a fad diet; it’s actually one of the healthiest ways to approach nutrition.
Ergonomics are something that you should pay attention to, because if you don’t, you’re putting yourself at risk for some really serious medical conditions.
Maybe you’ve heard the word “enzymes” in conversation or in the news, but weren’t exactly sure what it meant or why you should care. Well, they play a key role in digestion and inflammatory diseases so if you’ve been having some difficulty in those departments, now’s the time to start paying attention.
All is not well in Olive Oil Land. Italy exported 352,740 tons of olive oil last year, of which about 110,000 tons went to the United States, a decline of 16% from the previous year, because of increasing consumer awareness of fraud taking place in this industry. Olive oil is probably the most frequently manipulated […]
Big (processed) Food manufacturers’ lobbyists are attempting to push through House Bill H.R. 3532 using their friendly congressman Rep. Bruce Poliquin (Republican from Maine). Poliquin named this bill “Fruit and Vegetables Access for Children Act“. The problem with this bill is that it would amend a perfectly good bill passed in 2002 by Tom Harkin […]
Many of us have experienced the temptation to pick at a scab, pop a pimple, or scratch at another kind of blemish on our skin from time to time. However, if these tendencies become long-term habits, they can lead to an actual condition called Skin Picking Disorder (SPD).
What better way to spread propaganda than to have it paid for with your tax dollars. The Federal Government through your (or Monsanto’s) House of Representatives is currently putting together a spending bill for the new Fiscal Year (September 2016-17) that includes over $3 million for consumer education and outreach to “promote understanding and acceptance […]
There are over 100 different brands of Olive Leaf Extract sold in the U.S. — in health food stores, drug stores, the internet and the large chains. However there only a couple of companies that process their own extract and only one (Seagate) that also grows its own olive trees. Yet, almost all of those […]
Pets and dietary supplements is a tricky issue, but an increasing number of veterinarians are recommending supplements as alternatives to prescription medications for common health and behavioral issues.
We have been in a constant battle to defeat the efforts of several chemical companies who have been sending out their sales reps disguised as agricultural engineers to neighboring farms in northern Baja California and are giving out “recommended formulation” worksheets listing their pesticides and chemical fertilizers to the unsuspecting farmers. Sometimes the best strategy […]