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How Gelatin Is Made: Disgusting Video Exposes The Truth Behind Your Favorite Candy

Marshmallows and gummy bears can be addictive for many with a sweet tooth, but a video showing the process of the how the key ingredient of gelatin is made might just be the deterrent they need to kick their habit.   Tag anyone trying to eat fewer sweets. A video posted by RT (@rt) on […]

Soursop Super Fruit Helps Kill Cancer

Could it be possible?  Could the government know about the possibility of curing cancer naturally yet they’re keep this information locked up for their own financial gain?  How cruel can they be to see millions of families being destroyed by this horrible disease? Every day we hear someone close to us suffering from the lethal […]

Weird Ingredient: Black Sapote (The Chocolate Fruit)

Mother Nature is one creative entity, especially when it comes to fruit. Let’s face it: most major supermarkets stock only the most common fruits like apples, pears, and grapes, but they’re so basic. Why not explore other options, from the stinky-yet delicious durian to the captivating citrus caviar that is finger limes? Add one more […]

Aloe Vera – Why Egyptians Called It The Plant of Immortality

Aloe Vera is commonly thought of as a cute and easy to care for plant that instantly brightens any home. And while the succulent has become more popular in American homes, many people don’t realize that their decorative plant actually contains amazing healing properties. In fact, the plant, also known as Aloe Barbadensis, has been […]

NY School Goes Vegetarian, Student Test Scores Improve

A public school in Flushing, NY that was the first in the nation to offer a 100 percent vegetarian lunch menu reported recently that students have improved attendance, test scores and energy in the wake of the change. Students are still allowed to brown-bag, but the overwhelming majority—about 90 percent—of students are choosing the veggie-based cafeteria food, […]

Restaurants In China Spike Meals With Opiates To Keep Diners Coming Back

Two south Chinese restaurants were found to be serving their food with poppy seed powder–which contains addictive substances like codeine and morphine–to ensure diners would come back for more. Officials with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in Guangzhou Province checked 70 restaurants last year, and found that two were using marinade sachets containing poppy […]

50 Things You Can RE-Use Instead Of Throwing Away

What a wasteful society we have become. We would much rather throw away items than find another use for them. Will today’s wasteful culture cost us our future? Perhaps, this wastefulness is more of a learned behavior from fast food runs and the overuse of plastics. That said, it isn’t just plastic packaging that is filling our […]

Anti Inflammatory Turmeric Coconut Bedtime Drink For Better Digestion

Turmeric milk is a traditional Indian and Ayurvedic beverage that is typically drunk before bed. Similar to what we do here in the States with warm milk before bed. Although, I never really enjoyed warm milk before bed as a kid, I sure do enjoy this delicious beverage. The warming effect it has on the […]

New Study Finds Organic Cow’s Milk Is No Better Than Regular Milk

Most all of us can agree that the dairy aisle at the supermarket is one of the most confusing areas of the store when it comes to choice, price and health. If you’re a dairy-free eater, you probably skim right past the cow’s milk options and head for plant-based options instead, like almond, coconut, or […]

Scary Ingredients Used In Bread Manufacturing

Bread was a big part of our childhood. Toast with butter for breakfast, bakery-fresh bagels and croissants, sandwiches on white bread for lunch—some form of bread accompanied each meal. Whatever the shape or size, though, it was always white bread made with refined flour. But over the past 30 years, bread has come a long […]

SWAT Team Raids Organic Farm, Confiscates Blueberries

A small organic farm in Arlington, Texas, was the target of a massive police action last week that included aerial surveillance, a SWAT raid and a 10-hour search. Members of the local police raiding party had a search warrant for marijuana plants, which they failed to find at the Garden of Eden farm. But farm […]

If The Entire Planet Does What ITALY Is Doing, There Would Be No World...

Food waste is a big deal. The global volume of food waste is estimated to be about 1.6 billion tonnes of “primary product equivalents,” with the total edible food wasted number coming in at around 1.3 billion tonnes. As for its carbon footprint, food waste racks up an estimated 3.3 billion tonnes of CO2 equivalent of GHG […]

Cinnamon Has HUGE Health Benefits… But ONLY If You Buy THIS Kind

Having worked as a bibliophilic nutritionist who loves scouring the internet for the latest research and recipes I still find areas where I have HUGE gaps in knowledge, such as the topic of today’s article: the difference between “true” Ceylon cinnamon and the kind that is typically sold at grocery stores as cinnamon, cassia cinnamon, […]

If You Ever See Cracks In Your Watermelon When You Cut It, Throw It...

Bigger isn’t always better. At least went it comes to watermelons, the summer treat that nearly everyone loves. The tasty fruit can be eaten in a variety of ways including: by the slice, as a smoothie addition and even as a way to sweeten up your salad. They are even used as a bowl for […]

4 Canned Fish You Should Avoid At All Costs

When it comes to seafood, the general consensus is that fresh is best (fresh fish are some of the world’s healthiest foods), but for many people, geography and budget often necessitate the purchase of canned seafood. It may surprise some folks, but when it comes to canned fish, shellfish, and other ocean delights, there are […]

Why Cockroach Milk Is Better For You And The Planet Than Cow’s Milk

While the idea of a cockroach milkshake might not exactly get your gastric juices flowing, it’s a highly nutritious source of protein and it could be a valuable tool to ease our world’s food production woes. Cockroach Milk For Your Health? The report released by the Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine in […]

This is The Reason Why They Give Gelatin To Sick People in Hospitals

First and foremost, you know what gelatin really is? For those who don’t know the answer, gelatin is made of glyceine and proline, two amino acids which most people fail to consume in adequate amounts. This is because they are found in the bones, fibrous tissues, and organs which people today don’t consume anymore. This […]

Why You Need to Stop Eating Avocados Immediately

You need to stop eating avocados. Right now. Yes, we know that we’re asking for a lot. Like this is probably the most effort you’ll ever put into any diet. But the environmental impact is huge. According to the Associated Press, rising demand for avocados—followed by higher fetching prices—is fueling Mexican farmers to expand and […]

10 Store Bought Chocolate Bars You Should Never Put In Your Mouth

There’s a wide variety of chocolates available on the market – each ranging in their color, taste, and texture. And as it turns out nutritional content. Chocolate bars are delicious, we all know this…but could it be compromising your health? Let’s break down the world of store-bought chocolate bars to ensure that you’re getting the […]

Beets: 10 Reasons They Need To Be A Part of Your Diet

For a long time I was completely turned off of beets as I only thought of them at Christmas and Thanksgiving dinners and their sour, pickly taste that I despised so much as a kid. Now that I have finally given them another go, but this time in roasted, shredded or juiced format, I think […]

USDA Approves First GMO Apple For Planting

Part of ‘speedy’ GMO approval process Adding another genetically modified food to the growing list of biotech creations, the USDA has now approved the first GMO apple for commercial planting inside the United States. Slated for your dinner table, the new GMO apple is reportedly ‘resistant to turning brown when sliced or bruised.’ Coming just months […]

Stop Feeding Your Children Hot Dogs – Here Is Why

When I was a child, we cherished hot dogs! It was an incredible simple snack that we could simply pop into the microwave after school. On evenings when our mother was working, my father used to make our top choice – hot dogs cut up in Mac & Cheese. Gracious man, those were past times […]

Top 10 Energy Nutrients Missing From The American Diet

The average American eats out a shocking 4.8 times per week, and this can lead to a lot of issues with nutrition. After all, the typical fast food or restaurant meal has a large amount of calories and fat, but it does not necessarily offer a healthy mixture of essential nutrients. In fact, approximately 10 […]

16-Year-Old’s Invention Might Just Solve Drought Using Avocados and Oranges

A 16-year-old schoolgirl from Johannesburg, South Africa has invented a super material that will fight drought. Kiara Nirghin’s “No More Thirsty Crops” project has recently won the Google Science Fair’s Community Impact Award for the Middle East and Africa. Nirghin’s project involved a super-absorbent polymer (SAP) that could store reserves of water a hundred times its […]

Florida Attorney Says Growing Vegetables NOT A Fundamental Right

A new local controversy is brewing in South Florida surrounding yet another instance of local governments imposing fines on residents and persecuting them over maintaining gardens on their property. After living in Miami Shores for 17 years, and growing vegetables in their front yard for the same amount of time, Tom Carroll and Hermine Ricketts […]

If You Have Any One Of These Snacks At Home Throw Them In The...

There is so much room for contamination in today’s foods not only because of the mass volume that the food is commonly produced in, but also due to the nature of the manufacturing process of having the food touch so many surfaces that are rarely cleaned. That is why you always need to be vigilant […]

Every Time He Buys Peaches, He Immediately Cuts An X Into One End And...

When the summer sun starts to shine, there are few things better than going outside on your back porch and biting into a juicy peach. When that sweet nectar juice runs down your chin and the sun shines in your face, you’re living in heaven on earth. There’s just nothing better. But while we are […]

This is EXACTLY How to Pick Out the Perfect Watermelon

Select a firm, symmetrical watermelon free from any big bruises, cuts, or dents. Lumps and bumps could mean that the watermelon didn’t receive enough water or sunshine while on the vine, causing the fruit to taste dry and chalky. Heavier is better Next, pick up the watermelon and weigh it with your hands. Heavier is […]

Do You Know What Minced Meat Contains?

  Before you bite into a hamburger the next time, you need to ask yourself what’s in it. Namely, minced meat contains very questionable ingredients, which are unknown to the public due to the lack of regulations concerning the declaration of goods. In America it is called pink slime, which represents the lowest ranking parts of […]

This Pesticide Found in American Milk is Linked to Brain Damage

Let’s be honest. When humans set out to improve on something natural, it tends to backfire, with health and the environment taking the brunt of the fumble. Want proof? Look no further than the agricultural industry. In the effort to produce more for less cost, concern for the well-being of consumers and the planet at […]

10 Long-Lost Chinese Healing Secrets That Will Change Your Life Forever

Ancient Chinese wisdom has its ups and downs. From mercury pills that poisoned the emperor to skin care techniques that will keep your face clean and free from wrinkles for years to come. There is a ton of wisdom that modern china has forgotten (and you can use!) that will be helpful for years to […]

Why a Serving of Broiled Chicken May Contain More Brain TOXINS Than Half A...

Essential tremor, affecting 1 in 25 adults over 40 and up to 1 in 5 of those in their 90s, is one of the most common neurological diseases. In addition to the potentially debilitating hand tremor, there can be other neuropsychiatric manifestations, including difficulty walking and various levels of cognitive impairment. Might beta-carboline neurotoxins play […]

Four Powerful Drinks That Instantly Restore Your Energy

Too many people are reaching for unnatural sources of energy these days, but energy drinks are terrible for your health. Put down the chemically altered non-sense and benefit from a delicious natural source of energy. Morning Sunrise 2-3 freshly juice tangerines 1 Juiced Grapefruit 1 Cup fresh or frozen strawberries Method: Peel and juice the […]

Turmeric Smoothie Recipe Makes A Delicious & Powerful Antioxidant

How would you like to start your day with an awesome antioxidant packed smoothie that has a ton of medicinal properties as well? This turmeric smoothie recipe is perfect for that. The Benefits of Turmeric Turmeric is a rhizomatous herbaceous perennial plant of the ginger family. The average person may best recognize turmeric as a spice commonly used in Indian cuisine. The active […]

Top 15 Foods Rich In Essential Minerals

Buddha once said that to keep the body in good health is a duty of every man. A healthy body is essential for a strong and clear mind. Certain vital minerals are essential for our bodies to function properly. These minerals can help in maintaining fluid balance, building bones, muscle movement and secreting hormones. Let’s […]

How to Heal Your Gut and Heal Yourself

Did you know that 60-80% of your immune system is located in your gut? That’s why a properly functioning digestive system is essential to maintaining good health. Aside from your immune system, the gut is responsible for 90% of your body’s neurotransmitters – the chemicals responsible regulating mood. Gastrointestinal tract issues have been linked to […]

5 Common Chemicals That Are Making You Fat & Depressed

We’ve all heard that if we eat too many calories, we’ll get fat. But there’s more to it: it’s not just the calories, but the chemicals, in our food that contribute to obesity. Some of these chemicals — called “obesogens” — trigger our bodies to store fat even though we might be restricting calories. The […]

The Dolly Legacy: Are You Eating Cloned Meat?

Two decades after Scotland’s Dolly the sheep became the first cloned mammal, consumers may well wonder whether they are drinking milk or eating meat from cookie-cutter cows or their offspring. The simple answer: “probably”. The fact is, there is no way to know for sure, say the experts, even in Europe, which has come closer […]

Six Brain Boosting Foods That Should Be In Every Kitchen

When you’re retraining your brain — trying to acquire a new habit or pick up a new skill — you’d be surprised by the little things that can have a big impact on your brain’s overall health and function. One of the most important things you can do for your brain’s health is eat brain-boosting […]

The 7 Deadly Truths of Sugar

If you’re contemplating a sugar cleanse, you’ll find that psychological preparedness is vital to your success. Part of that preparedness involves coming up with a plan that you can stick to. After doing as much research as I could for my own sugar detox, I ultimately came up with a list of 10 simple steps […]

New Study Links GMOs To Cancer, Liver/Kidney Damage & Severe Hormonal Disruption

In November 2012, the Journal of Food and Chemical Toxicology published a paper titled Long Term Toxicity of Roundup Herbicide and a Roundup-Tolerant genetically modified maize by Gilles-Eric Seralini and his team of researchers at France’s Caen University. (source) It was a very significant study that made a lot of noise worldwide, the first of its kind under controlled […]

4 Maps That Sum Up Food In America‏

The future of the nations will depend on the manner of how they feed themselves, wrote the French epicurean Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin in 1826. Almost 200 years later, how nations feed themselves has gotten a lot more complicated. That’s particularly true in the US, where food insecurity coexists with an obesity crisis, where fast food […]

The Mystery Behind Organic Honey‏

One question has been really bothering me as of late: Is there such a thing as USDA certified organic honey? Despite the picture you see above, there is good reason for me to have serious doubt.  Here is why. In the past, I have spoken to numerous local beekeepers and when I asked them if […]

Why Apple Is One Of The World’s Most Healing Superfood

This commonly overlooked superfood protects the body from nuclear fallout, kills a wide range of cancers, and keeps the arteries unclogged — to name but a few, experimentally confirmed ways in which the apple awakens your inner physician.  This age old saying has never rang with greater promise and authority than it does today. As in […]

How Turmeric Can Regenerate a Damaged Brain, Boost Brain’s Stem Cells

Although 2014 was the shining year for numerous foods, many would attest that turmeric held the gold medal in ‘hottest foods of 2014.’ The spice is relatively reasonably priced, available, and boasts seemingly countless health benefits. One of those benefits is revealed in a study conducted relatively recently, one which found that turmeric may contribute to the regeneration […]

Natural Remedies For Kidney Stones

Your kidneys work hard for you 24/7, so naturally if you’re feeling fatigued or experiencing any sort of imbalance in the body, you may be considering a kidney cleanse. Your kidneys not only produce hormones for you, filter out excess water and sodium, and clean your blood, they pretty much handle all of the toxins […]

Amazing Health Benefits of Berries You Didn’t Know About

Berries are wonderful fruits. You can put them in desserts, drinks, salads, or use them to adorn other foods like pancakes. You can even eat them by themselves and they still taste really good. As you’ve likely ascertained by now, berries also have a myriad of health benefits. Let’s take a look at how these […]

FDA, FTC Asked To Stop Coca-Cola, Pepsi From Falsely Advertising Unhealthy “Diet” Soda

How is it that a product that can make people gain weight is allowed to be labeled as “diet”? Doesn’t that word imply that it aids in shedding pounds and is something that those hoping to lose or maintain weight should gravitate towards? Coca-Cola Co. and PepsiCo Inc.’s advertising and overall branding of some sodas […]

Too Many Trips To McDonald’s May Cause Asthma In Kids

Now, a new study indicates that fast foods may also cause asthma and eczema in kids. Here’s more on the study results, plus more tips on what you can do to make fast food less appealing. Study Shows Fast Food Linked with Asthma For the study (published in the medical journal Thorax), European researchers analyzed data […]

What’s In Your Egg-White Breakfast Sandwich Might Scare You

When McDonald’s released their Egg White Delight in the spring, the new menu item was heralded as a sign that the fast food giant was continuing to expand its healthier offerings. And it was hardly the first chain restaurant to offer an egg-white based breakfast sandwich. Starbucks has long featured their popular Spinach & Feta Breakfast Wrap, with […]

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