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

“BPA-Free” Products Are Not Necessarily Safer – What You Need To Know About These Supposed “Healthier” Alternatives

You might remember that in 2012, The U.S. Food and Drug Administration(FDA) banned the sale of baby products that contained bisphenol-A (BPA). The ruling was made in response to the countless amount of data that showed that BPA was an endocrine disruptor associated with an increased risk of cancer, infertility, and other serious health problems. This intense societal … Continue reading “BPA-Free” Products Are Not Necessarily Safer – What You Need To Know About These Supposed “Healthier” Alternatives