If you are an avid viewer of cooking shows, you know that olive oil is a staple in most top chefs’ creations. Cooking connoisseurs enjoy using this oil because of the unique flavor it brings to food. Olive oil is…0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Fitness, Food, Food, Health, Health, Medicine, Nutrition, Personal Care
Diabetes has grown to “epidemic” proportions and the latest statistics revealed by the US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) state that 25.8 million Americans have diabetes. Also, research from the ADA shows that 79 million Americans have pre-diabetes, which is…0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Food, Food, GMOs, Health, Health, Herbal Medicine, Nutrition, Personal Care, Water
The lymphatic system, or lymph system as it is also called, is a system made up of glands, lymph nodes, the spleen, thymus gland and tonsils. It bathes our body’s cells and carries the body’s cellular sewage away from the…0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Food, Food, Health, Health, Holistic Medicine, Pilates
Autoimmune conditions affect over 50 million Americans, a large percentage of whom are women. In fact, I myself had an autoimmune diseases called Graves. Autoimmune diseases are considered a top 10 leading cause of death in women under the age…0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Fitness, Food, GMOs, Health, Health, Medicine, Personal Care, Weight Loss
What is a pesticide?
A pesticide is a mixture of chemical substances used on farms to destroy or prevent pests, diseases and weeds from affecting crops. According to the USDA, 45 percent of the world’s crops are lost to damage…
Hershey has announced they are making strides towards using “simpler ingredients in products”. This not only includes removing all GMO ingredients from their products, but removing a few artificial ingredients in favor of more natural alternatives as well.
Do you find yourself surrounded by a cloud of smoke in the outdoors? Whether you’re a smoker or a bystander, you are breathing tar and poison gases – carbon monoxide and nitrogen oxide into your lungs.
The World Health Organization…
Saturated fat is bad for you, right? If you asked 100 people that question, 99 would probably agree with you. We’ve wrongfully vilified this important nutrient for so long, people speak of saturated fat as though they’re certain it’s unhealthy.…0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Fitness, Food, Food, Health, Health, Nutrition, Personal Care
Lead, mercury, cadmium, and arsenic—these are the four most concerning heavy metals when we’re talking about human health.
This, according to the World Health Organization (WHO) and several studies. In 2003, researchers noted that even though we now know that…
If you’re looking to wear plan oil as your sunscreen of choice, I have some options below, in order of their sun protection value (raspberry, despite having lower SPF than carrot seed comes first because it takes care of UVA…0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Electropollution, Environment, Health, Health, Medicine, Personal Care, Science