It’s Official: Poor Diets Kill & Are the #1 Cause of Death

According to findings from a recent systematic analysis published in The Lancet, an estimated 11 million deaths per day (1 in every 5 deaths) are directly due to eating a poor diet. As CBS News sums it up, “Unhealthy diets now kill more people than tobacco and high blood pressure.” While it’s no surprise that eating an unhealthy diet increases your … Continue reading It’s Official: Poor Diets Kill & Are the #1 Cause of Death

There is a Shocking Difference Between Organic & Non-GMO!

The Shocking Difference Between Organic & Non-GMO Labels – It’s Huge! One of the things I love to do every year is visit The Natural Products Expo, I go to both shows every year (west coast and east coast) to see the types of natural products food companies are creating and meet the founders behind … Continue reading There is a Shocking Difference Between Organic & Non-GMO!

Say No to Acrylamide: The 4 Health Risks Associated with French Fries

A burger isn’t complete without a plate of salty, greasy French fries. But did you know that fries contain a carcinogen called acrylamide? If you just can’t get enough of French fries, it’s time to read up on the four health risks of eating this popular fast food. Fries can cause weight gain French fries are … Continue reading Say No to Acrylamide: The 4 Health Risks Associated with French Fries

5 SIGNS YOU’RE EATING TOO MUCH FRUIT

Am I cruel to write this? Maybe. But it has to be written. I realize it’s the middle of summer and just about every fruit worth eating is in season. Peaches are perfectly ripe, apricots are plump, and berries are bursting with flavor. Even if you’re not a year round fruit-i-vore, summer makes you want to be … Continue reading 5 SIGNS YOU’RE EATING TOO MUCH FRUIT

7 Obvious Signs You’re Eating Too Much Sugar. Sugar is a Drug & an Addiction!

It’s virtually impossible to completely avoid sugar in today’s world. But we can (and should) regulate the amount of sugar we consume. Here are several easy ways to work toward cutting sugar out of your diet.  (Note from National Addiction News: I disagree.  It is more than possible to avoid sugar completely; I do!) Luckily, it’s easy … Continue reading 7 Obvious Signs You’re Eating Too Much Sugar. Sugar is a Drug & an Addiction!

BEWARE: Pink Slime is Now in Your Supermarket & Is Allowed to be Called ‘Ground Beef’, but is NOT Beef at All

STORY AT-A-GLANCE In 2012, ABC News published an exposé that revealed a beef filler product that looked like pink slime could be found in upward of 70 percent of ground beef sold in the U.S. Pink slime, technically called "lean, finely textured beef" (LFTB), is made from beef and fat trimmings that are separated in … Continue reading BEWARE: Pink Slime is Now in Your Supermarket & Is Allowed to be Called ‘Ground Beef’, but is NOT Beef at All

Dangerous Chemicals in Fast Food Other Than MSG

Next time you sink your teeth into a juicy fast food burger, you could be getting more than you bargained for. In addition to eating a meal loaded with extra calories and saturated fat, harmful chemicals may lurk inside that tasty item. For the sake of your health and your family's, find out which harmful … Continue reading Dangerous Chemicals in Fast Food Other Than MSG

Not Everything Is Better with Butter-flavoring: Popcorn Lung Disease and the Dangers of Diacetyl

“Not Everything Is Better with Butter-flavoring: Popcorn Lung Disease and the Dangers of Diacetyl” The Office of Science invites you to the next “We Were There” lecture on January 30, 2019. “We Were There” provides insight into the rich past of CDC and gives the audience a chance to hear first-hand accounts from NIOSH and … Continue reading Not Everything Is Better with Butter-flavoring: Popcorn Lung Disease and the Dangers of Diacetyl

Yes, The Scientific Evidence Says That Eating Pork Does Cause Cancer

“For behold, the Lord will come in fire, and his chariots like the whirlwind,to render his anger in fury, and his rebuke with flames of fire.For by fire will the Lord enter into judgment, and by his sword, with all flesh;    and those slain by the Lord shall be many. “Those who sanctify and purify themselves to go into the gardens, following one in the midst, eating … Continue reading Yes, The Scientific Evidence Says That Eating Pork Does Cause Cancer

Health Basics – The top foods that cause depression

If you are what you eat, and you regularly eat meat that comes from animals that were depressed and stressed their whole lives, do you then live depressed and stressed? Conversely, if you eat vegetables which grow bountifully in nutrient and mineral rich soil, vegetables never sprayed with pesticides or insecticides, are you then a … Continue reading Health Basics – The top foods that cause depression