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The Worst Diet: Just One Meal Deteriorates Your Health

Posted on December 16th, 2008 in food, food consumption, fruits and vegetables, heart health, junk food, lifestyle, organic foods, overeating, overweight, processed foods | 1 Comment »

fast foodJust one meal of unhealthy fat causes distress to the body and potential health risks. That's what Dr. Andrew Weil describes in this video explaining the reason and what you'd want to eat to achieve this health deterioration.

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Is Whole Foods a Health Food Store?

Posted on June 10th, 2008 in food, fresh fruits and vegetables, organic foods, organic produce, processed foods, processed meats | 3 Comments »

Being a regular customer at Whole Foods for some time, I've had a chance to notice what they sell and who normally shops there.

After a recent visit I've come to the conclusion that contrary to popular belief, Whole Foods IS NOT a health food store in my opinion.

Why?

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How To Avoid The Increased Costs of Food and Get Healthier Too

Posted on May 19th, 2008 in conventional foods, dairy foods, eating habits, farmers markets, food, organic foods, whole foods | 1 Comment »

With the costs of food going up, reports of food shortages and rationing, and of course not to mention the cost of transportation... how do you stay healthy and keep from breaking the bank?

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How To Reduce Your Risk of Cantaloupe Salmonella Poisoning

Posted on March 23rd, 2008 in food, food poisoning, organic, organic foods, organic produce, organically grown, salmonella | No Comments »

The FDA today announced a risk of salmonella poisoning in cantaloupe imported from Honduras. The risk is highest in small children and older adults with weak or compromised immune symptoms. Even if you've eaten contaminated fruit, most with uncompromised immune systems will not feel the effects.

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