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U.S. Consumers Avoiding GMOs, Buying Organics More than Ever
July 27, 2014 – 2:45 am | No Comment
U.S. Consumers Avoiding GMOs, Buying Organics More than Ever

The number of people actively seeking out non-genetically modified foods is higher than ever. A new report from the Organic Trade Association (OTA) says bypassing GMOs is the number one motivating factor when it comes to Americans seeking out …

The New Organic Food Study That Big Ag Doesn’t Want You To Know About
July 25, 2014 – 10:22 pm | No Comment
The New Organic Food Study That Big Ag Doesn’t Want You To Know About

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
For devotees of organic food, it doesn’t take a lot of convincing when you say that organic food is better for you.
After all, it certainly seems reasonable to say that not eating toxic pesticides is …

Food Labelled ‘Organic’ Is No Guarantee of Safety—Shocking Levels of Heavy Metals in Imported Food Highlight the Danger
July 6, 2014 – 11:19 pm | No Comment
Food Labelled ‘Organic’ Is No Guarantee of Safety—Shocking Levels of Heavy Metals in Imported Food Highlight the Danger

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Heavy metal pollution makes no distinction between how crops are grown. Irrespective of whether farming practices are organic or conventional practices are used, if the likes of cadmium, arsenic, lead, nickel and mercury are in …

Top 8 organic anti-aging foods
July 3, 2014 – 2:25 am | No Comment
Top 8 organic anti-aging foods

 
 
 
 
 
 
Eating organic foods and including them in smoothies and drinks is key to optimal health.
Fresh organic foods like fruits and vegetables are high in antioxidants, which protect from the effects of oxidative stress.
Dr. Andrew Weil, a leading physician and nutrition expert …

The Benefits Of Organic Laundry Detergent
July 2, 2014 – 2:59 am | No Comment
The Benefits Of Organic Laundry Detergent

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Surfactants can release benzene, a toxin linked to cancer and reproductive disorders
To live a truly green and healthy life, simply changing what you eat and how often you exercise can make a huge impact; but, why stop …

Is Organic Stevia Better Than Sugar & Other Artificial Sweeteners?
June 30, 2014 – 2:24 am | No Comment
Is Organic Stevia Better Than Sugar & Other Artificial Sweeteners?

 
 
 
 
 
 
As Manalapan’s health Examiner and a writer for The Complete Herbal Guide I reviewed the product Pyure Organic Stevia on June 19, 2014. A product that claims to be a healthy, organic solution used to replace sugar and other artificial …

How To Make Your Own Organic Moss Shower Mat
June 29, 2014 – 4:12 am | No Comment
How To Make Your Own Organic Moss Shower Mat

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
These mats are available for about 100 to 200 dollars if you were to buy them pre-made. But, that’s a little expensive, so here is how to make your own!

Here is what you need to …

USDA Takes Over Organic Program Eroding Organic Standards to Benefit Big Food
June 13, 2014 – 10:35 pm | No Comment
USDA Takes Over Organic Program Eroding Organic Standards to Benefit Big Food

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Is the quality of the organic food you and your family eat being compromised for the sake of corporate profits? Organic Food consumer groups are raising this serious question in the face of the corporate …

77% Of Your Organic Produce Could Be Tainted With Pesticides
June 13, 2014 – 12:34 am | No Comment
77% Of Your Organic Produce Could Be Tainted With Pesticides

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The most common recommendation made by health experts in the area of produce selection is to choose “organic” varieties for maximum health benefits. We trust organic label certifications because they are supposed to comply with …

Small Organic Farms Can End World Hunger
May 24, 2014 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Small Organic Farms Can End World Hunger

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Organic farms, although not necessarily always quite as health-friendly as advertised, harbor approximately 34% more diversity of species than conventional farming, according to a recent study by Oxford University.
They are actually even more important than that: according to …