Beware: Top 5 Potentially Cancer-Causing Children’s Snacks Made From Petroleum-Based Products

Companies market food directly to children through T.V. and radio commercials, the internet, magazines, toys, clothing, and even through product placement in movies and video games. The total amount of money spent on marketing food to children in order to actively influence their food choices is about $10 billion a year. $10 billion to ensure that […]

10 Ways To Get High Naturally, Without Drugs

You’ve probably heard of runner’s high, an adrenaline high, and of course, the kind of high you get from chemical aids. These different substances all leave you with that same cloud nine feeling that many people crave, that lets them let go and relax from the stresses of everyday life. People often use alcohol, coffee, drugs […]

Milk Is Not Good For Your Bones – This is Why!

Do you ever crave a nice, cold glass of milk? Maybe when you are eating breakfast, indulging in a delicious dessert or when you grab a box of cereal from the cupboard? We’ve all heard about the supposed benefits of milk, especially for growing children — “it does a body good,” it builds strong bones” — […]

Avocado Oil Is The New Coconut Oil – But How Do You Use It?

Avocados are quickly becoming America’s favorite fruit. The amount of essential vitamins and minerals they contain make them one of the most nutrient-dense foods you can add to your diet. The avocado craze has been in effect for a while now, but just in case you are not entirely convinced, avocado oil is making its […]

5 Simple Ways To Naturally And Effectively Wash Pesticides Off Your Produce

It is a sad fact that most fruits and vegetables we buy at the grocery store are treated and coated with pesticides. Also, the type of vegetable and where it comes from plays a big role in its safety. The risk from pesticides on conventional produce varies from very low to very high, depending on the […]

This Is What Happens To Your Body If You Eat 1 Teaspoon Of Turmeric Every Day

This amazing ingredient has served a crucial role in many cultures throughout the East and has been a staple of the Ayurveda medicine. Turmeric has become popular in western culture only recently, despite being introduced into Europe by Arab traders in the 13th century. Most of its popularity is thanks to the many scientific studies […]

A Pregnant Woman Eating Organic Vs. Eating Conventional: It’s Time To Think About Your Baby

It seems as if it was yesterday when the masses were completely unaware of the concerns being raised by a number of internationally recognized scientists regarding Genetically Modified Foods (GM). Now, dozens of countries in Europe have completely banned or have severe restrictions on GMOs, which includes the pesticides that go along with them. In […]

What Is Wine Doing To Your Face? How Bad Diet Habits Destroy Your Complexion

Common skin problems everyone faces could be a result of poor diet choices. This is according to naturopathic doctor and skin care specialist Nigma Talib who recently wrote the book ‘Reverse The Signs Of Ageing: The Revolutionary Inside-Out Plan To Glowing, Youthful Skin’. She treats celebrities like Sienna Miller, makeup guru Charlotte Tilbury and has been […]

This Is What Happens To Your Body When You Switch To Organic Food

By this point we are all more than aware of the options we are faced with when shopping for food, especially produce. Mostly because of its higher price point – although the gap is shrinking – the vast majority of us opt away from the organic section to buy conventional. This Swedish family is of […]