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Forbidden Fruits: Whatever the Medicinal Foods the FDA Forbids

Posted September 30, 2014
In 2007, bitter almonds (not regular almonds) were becoming popular with alternative medicine due to their vitamin B-17 content.  Health food stores stopped selling B-17 in the form of apricot seeds in 2002, due to armed raids.  The F.D.A. openly banned apricot seeds, and the extract, because it was touted as a cure for cancer; and curing is not allowed in America.  Read more. 

Are You Eating One Year Old Apples?

Posted September 30, 2014
If you are eating apples from the grocery store, like many people in the Western world, be aware. 
You might think you are eating fresh. You might think you are nourishing your body with raw produce picked recently from the tree. But you would be mistaken.  Did you know that the produce found in the ‘fresh food’ section of a supermarket, is generally anything but fresh? Read more.

 

Why the Use of Glyphosphate in Wheat Has Radically Increased Celiac Disease

Posted September 30, 2014
The use of glyphosate, the active ingredient in the broad-spectrum herbicide Roundup, has dramatically risen over the past 15 years, right in step with the use of GE crops.  According to Dr. Stephanie Seneff, a senior research scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), glyphosate appears to be strongly correlated with the rise in celiac disease.  Read more.

Family Meals Play Important Role in Children’s Health

Posted September 30, 2014
Solitary dining has become more common as busy families are finding it more challenging to carve out time for family meals, particularly when all adult family members work outside of the home.  Traditionally, family meals have represented much more than just communal eating—they’re a time for good conversation and genuine family bonding.  Read more. 

Digestion — Could Yours Be Better?

Posted September 30, 2014
Digestion is a top to bottom process that is vital to our health. Digestion is the means by which we assimilate nutrients that run our bodies. Problems with digestion interfere with the way our bodies are fed at a cellular level.  Read more.

6 Inexpensive Superfoods to Add to Your Grocery List

Posted September 24, 2014
A superfood is any nutrient-rich food item considered extremely beneficial for health and well-being, going above and beyond regular health foods.  While some superfoods like acai or pomegranate are too expensive to eat all the time, others are very affordable. Here are six superfoods you can easily work into your diet.  Read more.

14 Non-Dairy Foods That are High in Calcium

Posted September 22, 2014
Calcium builds healthy bones and teeth and ensures your muscles, cells, and nerves work properly. Adults need about 1,000 milligrams a day—that’s a little more than three 8-ounce glasses of milk—but what if you’re vegan, lactose intolerant, or just don’t like the taste of dairy products?  Here’s a little-known fact: there are lots of non-dairy foods with calcium.  Read more.

USDA Approves New GE Corn and Soy, Triggering Onslaught of Millions of Pounds more Pesticides

Posted September 19, 2014
Center for Food Safety today condemned the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) decision to fully deregulate Dow Chemical’s Enlist corn and soybeans, genetically engineered to withstand repeated spraying of the herbicide 2,4-D. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has yet to approve the accompanying herbicide, which is a blend of 2,4-D and glyphosate.  Read more. 

It’s a Bird, it’s a Plane, it’s a Superbanana!

Posted September 19, 2014
A super-powered, orange banana swoops into Africa and saves the lives of 700,000 children.  Disney’s latest?  Nope, the real-life hopes for a new, genetically modified fruit, backed by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.  Read more.

What Would I Do If I Got Cancer?

Posted September 19, 2014
f I were diagnosed with cancer, would I go the natural route? I have seen the evidence for natural health and I know how well these treatments work but if it was me or my family…then I can understand how hard it is not to do what the medical establishment tells you.  So what would I do?  Read more.

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