RECALL: Peaches, Plums, And Nectarines Could Be Tainted With Listeria

Yet another recall has hit the shelves of a store near you. This time, it’s something really surprising. It’s fresh fruit. The FDA has announced that peaches, nectarines, and plums sold in more than a dozen states could potentially be tainted with Listeria monocytogenes. Jac. Vandenberg, Inc. of Yonkers, New York has recalled 1,727 cartons of peaches, 1,207 …

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 …

The Bitter Price of Tropical Fruits on your Health

STORY AT-A-GLANCE Pineapples are one of the world’s most desired fruits, but conventional pineapple farming is threatening human health and damaging the environment Costa Rica is the world leader in pineapple production, exporting 2 million tons each year The featured film, “The Bitter Price of Tropical Fruits,” shows how large-scale pineapple producers are using pesticides …

Your children are being exposed to 10,000 chemicals through the food they eat

If you’ve ever taken the time to look over the ingredients label on food products, there’s a good chance you’ve found some words you aren’t familiar with. While many people look out for the bad ingredients that grab a lot of headlines, like high-fructose corn syrup and nitrates, there are a lot of others that …

Do you Unknowingly Feed your Children Roundup for Breakfast Everyday? Here’s How to Know! The Consequences are Deadly!

In life, whether we know something or not, we are still accountable.  So, when you don't know something, find out!  Look at both sides and make your determination based on the preponderance of solid evidence.  Know your sources and open your mind.  Your mindset must never be that of  passivity, or consequences can  end up …

High-Estrogen Foods to Avoid + ‘Environmental Estrogens’ Hiding in Your Home

Let’s talk about the top foods to avoid that are highest in estrogen. High-estrogen foods to avoid could be quietyly destroying your hormone balance. A lot of foods with too much estrogen can lead to health issues like hypothyroidism, immune dysfunction, male infertility, chronic fatigue and even certain cancers. Estrogen dominance is a bodily imbalance that occurs when …