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5 Foods to Improve Eyesight

Posted August 28, 2014
Vision is one of mankind’s most valued senses. Unfortunately, for many it’s susceptible to extremely degenerative conditions. In the United States alone, nearly $7 billion is spent to treat cataracts, affecting about 22 million Americans over the age of 40.  Read more. 

Gunning for Vandana Shiva

Posted August 28, 2014
Perhaps nothing symbolizes the decline of the New Yorker magazine more than the hatchet job on Vandana Shiva that appears in the latest issue. Written by Michael Specter, the author of “Denialism: How Irrational Thinking Hinders Scientific Progress”, the article is a meretricious defense of genetically modified organisms (GMO) relying on one dodgy source after another.  Read more. 

Watchword: Pasture Management

Posted August 28, 2014
Pasture Management: Pasture managers view their field as a viable renewable resource. They use cattle and poultry to harvest the solar energy stored in the grasses, converting it into nutrient-dense food, and maintaining the pasture’s biodiversity.  Are you sure you know the difference between the terms “pasture-raised,” “free range,” and “cage free”? Here’s a brief rundown:  Read more. 

How to Freeze Summer Fruits and Vegetables

Posted August 28, 2014
As summer begins to loosen its grip and the children are heading back to school, many of us start anticipating the unique pleasures that autumn delivers. Yet then, year after year, the inevitable happens. Winter. And while there may be plenty of lovely things about winter, an abundance of fresh local fruits and vegetables isn’t generally one of them.  Read more.

Heal Low Stomach Acid Naturally

Posted August 28, 2014
Did you know that 90% of Americans have low stomach acid, called hypochlorhydria? Low stomach acid leads to a cascade of digestive problems further south in the digestion process, such as bloating, gas and constipation. Fortunately, it is an option to heal low stomach acid naturally and ameliorate the chain affect of digestive problems.  Read more.

Nutritional Approaches to Mental Health

Posted August 28, 2014
Food nourishes both the body and mind, offering the nutrition required for keeping the whole self energized and functioning at its best. You might, or might not, be surprised to learn that the brain is actually the first site that receives incoming nutrients.  Read more.

Federal Judge: Kauai’s GMO Law is Invalid

Posted August 28, 2014
A Kauai County law requiring companies to disclose their use of pesticides and genetically modified crops is invalid, a federal judge ruled Monday.  U.S. Magistrate Judge Barry Kurren ruled in favor of four seed companies seeking to stop Kauai’s new law from going into effect in October.  Syngenta Seeds, DuPont Pioneer, Agrigenetics Inc., doing business as Dow AgroSciences, and BASF Plant Sciences sued for a permanent injunction, arguing the ordinance unfairly targets their industry.  Read more. 

Are Supermarket Mushrooms Dangerous to Eat Raw?

Posted August 27, 2014
Some experts suggest that even edible, everyday mushrooms should be cooked. We consider some evidence.  Read more.

Curing Cancer Naturally – Four Inspiring Stories of Healing Disease with Diet

Posted August 27, 2014
Whether using a strict raw vegan or traditional vegetarian diet, Gerson therapy or macrobiotics, these former cancer patients beat the odds and are living vibrant, healthy lives.  Read more.

Foods Scientifically Proven to Kill Cancer

Posted August 26, 2014
In order to defeat cancer and ensure there is no recurrence, the body must be brought into balance and the immune system rebuilt and fine tuned. Your goal is to rebuild a killer immune system as you bathe every non-cancerous cell in your body with nutrition.  Read more.

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