The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has quietly revealed some troubling information about a class of toxic chemicals that the agency found in significant levels in our food supply. At a recent scientific conference, the FDA shared the findings of its first broad testing of food for a worrisome class of nonstick, stain-resistant industrial compounds called … Continue reading Leaked FDA Study: Toxic “Forever Chemicals” Contaminate Many Foods
STORY AT-A-GLANCE Urinary tract infections (UTIs) affect anywhere from 25% to 60% of women over the course of their lifetime, and hospitalization rates for UTIs in the U.S. rose by 52% between 1998 and 2011 as a result of increasing antimicrobial resistance Researchers have found the reason UTIs tend to have such a high recurrence … Continue reading There’s Actually A Super Strong Connection Between Urinary Tract Infections, Sepsis And Eating Chicken!
A new study says drinking too much fruit juice can dramatically increase the risk of premature death. Sugary soda is unhealthy and fattening, but some people mistakenly think 100% fruit juice is a healthy option because it’s natural. Think again. Even though the sugar in fruit juice occurs naturally, it’s just as bad for you … Continue reading Study Reveals: Drinking Too Much Fruit Juice Dramatically Increases Risk Of Premature 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
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!
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
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
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!
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
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