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Saturday, February 17, 2018

The World’s Most Expensive Food Is a Fungus That Costs $3,600 A Pound

Truffles can be sinfully delicious—and sometimes rather expensive—chocolate dessert served in restaurants, but when it comes to decadence, they don’t breach the top ten—although the most expensive food share the same name. A pound of European truffles can cost thousands of dollars! Yes, truffles, the mushroom. These underground fungi are produced with a combination of European red soils […]

10 Signs You Are Eating Too Much Sugar

Sugar-related illnesses are on the rise. Diabetes, cardio-vascular problems, cancer and even adrenal fatigue are just some of the serious chronic diseases connected to over-indulging in the sweet white poison. Many people realize they are addicted to sugar when throughout the day, they would often find themselves craving something sweet and comforting that would give […]

Nestlé is Trying to Patent the Fennel Flower

Nigella sativa — more commonly known as fennel flower — has been used as a cure-all remedy for over a thousand years. It treats everything from vomiting to fevers to skin diseases, and has been widely available in impoverished communities across the Middle East and Asia. Swiss food company Nestle is seeking a patent on the […]

Drone Catches Pork Farms Spraying Animal Waste Into Air

Thousands of huge pig farms in N. Carolina are spraying untreated animal waste into the air and contaminating neighboring communities, Mark Devries, who shot a shocking aerial video with a spy drone. This environmental problem “has for some reason received very little attention in the American press,”says documentary filmmaker and activist Mark Devries, whose drone […]

Drinking Beet Juice daily Lowers High Blood Pressure

A new study just published in the American Heart Association journal Hypertension has found there’s a substance that lowers high blood pressure significantly. It’s not a new Big Pharma drug and it comes free of side effects. Instead of medication, it’s simply a small amount of beet juice. Researchers found that people with hypertension, the medical term for high […]

Girl Guides Scout Started Campaign to Remove GMO Ingredients From Cookies

A Victoria Girl Guide is refusing to sell any Girl Guide cookies. Nine-year-old Maya Fischer and her mother Linda Cirella believe the cookies may be unhealthy and unsafe because they contain Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) ingredients. Those ingredients are corn starch, sugar and canola oil, Linda told Global News. “That might seem very surprising because there’s […]

Splenda Goes From ‘Safe’ To ‘Caution’ After Leukemia Found In Mice

The Center for Science in the Public Interest is downgrading sucralose, the artificial sweetener better known by the brand name Splenda, in its Chemical Cuisine guide to food additives. The nonprofit food safety watchdog group had long rated sucralose as “safe,” but is now placing it in the “caution” category pending a review of an unpublished study […]

Foods You Should Never Buy Canned‏

Canned vegetables may be convenient and a time saver in the kitchen, but that means the food is processed and packed with salt and preservatives. Sure, those canned foods can sit on the shelf for months, sometimes years, and they are as easy to add to a meal as popping the top. However, the canning […]

This 61 Year-Old Man Will Completely Change Your Views On Aging

The thought of getting older is something most of us try to avoid on a daily basis. Our inherent fear of old age is why the global anti-aging market is predicted to be worth over 190 billion dollars by 2019, according to Transparency Market Research. That’s more money than most third world countries have in their […]

They Can Take Your Baby If Fed This Natural Food

Goat milk is the closest milk to human milk. BROOKLIN, ME – When Alorah Gellerson’s baby did not take to breastfeeding, she started giving him goat’s milk formula. “Oh, he loved it,” Gellerson said. “We put celery juice in it, and he just loves that, and it worked really well with his body, and he […]

Where Did All The Coconuts Go?

Are coconut fans ruining a good thing? With the rising popularity of coconut-based health and beauty products, the demand for coconuts has skyrocketed — and producers might not be able to keep up. Apparently, aging trees in coconut-producing countries like the Philippines, Indonesia and India are simply past their prime. Today’s coconut trees were planted more […]

Early Warning Signs of Cancer That Cannot Be Ignored

When it comes to cancer, no one wants to be caught off guard with its diagnosis. Unfortunately, many people are initially surprised when they hear that they have the signs of a particular type of cancer only to later realize that the signs had been there for quite some time. Because early detection is often […]

9 Inflammatory Foods That Should Be Avoided + Foods to Combat Inflammation

Inflammatory responses in the body are very much natural. In fact, inflammation is essential in the complex process of healing and protection when we experience tissue damage. In other words, inflammation is a sign that your body is protecting and healing itself. Therefore it only makes sense that foods that induce inflammatory responses are a […]

36 Foods That Help Detox and Cleanse Your Entire Body

Practiced for thousands of years by cultures around the world –detoxification is about resting, cleansing and nourishing the body from the inside out. By removing and eliminating toxins, then feeding your body with healthy nutrients, detoxifying can help protect you from disease and renew your ability to maintain optimum health. These foods will assist in […]

This Shows Exactly How Much McDonald’s Costs

McDonalds is one of the largest fast food franchises in the world, the average distance from any one point (in the US) being about 115 miles away. While the price tag on any menu option or meal is relatively cheap, its food has lately become recognized as less-than-optimal for many reasons. Being high in trans […]

Cannabis Combined with Radiotherapy Can Make Brain Cancer ‘Disappear’

Two cannabis components can have a significant effect on the size of cancerous tumors in the brain, especially when combined with radiotherapy, according to new research. The study says the growths can virtually “disappear.” The research was carried out by specialists at St Georges, University of London and published in the Molecular Cancer Therapeutics journal. […]

Food Forest With Over 150 Varieties of Fruits and Veggies On 1/4 Acre

What some might consider a huge undertaking, Dr. Bob Randall would consider a labor of love and sustainability. With over 150 different food varieties growing from his .28 acre lot, Randall has plenty to go around. In fact, 90% of his food source is located just outside his front door. While most people in the US stick […]

Chinese Workers Caught Stepping And Sleeping On Noodles That Will Eventually Be Sold

A Chinese noodle factory has been shut down after images surfaced of workers sleeping on and sticking their bare feet in piles of noodles before they were sent off for distribution. Daily Mail reports that the Tongcheng Rice Noddle Factory of Daojiao County was caught breaking similar hygiene rules last year and owners have since promised […]

Amazing Drink That Will Relax Every Muscle In Your Body

If you experience severe pain in the muscles as a result of excessive exercise or movement, you probably have not secured the required hydration of the body. A simple drink that consists of only four ingredients can help you in achieving that goal. Electrolytes such as magnesium, sodium and calcium prevent inflammation and muscle spasm. […]

“Dairy Is F**king Scary” Truth About Milk Explained In 5 Minutes

We’ve said it before and we will say it again: the way we treat animals on this planet is truly heartbreaking. It may seem easier to simply turn a blind eye to the horrors being enacted upon these creatures, but ignorance is never the answer. When it comes to raising animals for slaughter — something […]

This Temple Has Been Feeding People By The Thousands For More Than 5 Centuries

A free kitchen is a place where the less fortunate can come for a free hot meal, often served by volunteers. You might think this is a modern creation, borne out of a need to help the increasing numbers of poor. However, that’s not the case at all. In Amritsar, India, a Sikh shrine called […]

Pharmaceutical Painkiller Deaths Drop 25% in States With Medical Marijuana

Groundbreaking research published in the respected journal JAMA Internal Medicine has revealed new benefits to the denouement of marijuana prohibition throughout the U.S. It turns out that states where medical cannabis use is no longer a criminal offense are reporting substantially fewer deaths associated with pharmaceutical painkiller use, suggesting that more people in legalized states […]

Former Pro-GMO Scientist Speaks Out On The Real Dangers of Genetically Engineered Food

I retired 10 years ago after a long career as a research scientist for Agriculture Canada. When I was on the payroll, I was the designated scientist of my institute to address public groups and reassure them that genetically engineered crops and foods were safe. There is, however, a growing body of scientific research – […]

V8 Juice Might Not Really Be Vegan… Animal Parts in Your V8

At this point it’s just a rumor, but one food blogger has pointed out that Campbell’s vegetable juice, V8, may not be comprised solely of vegetable matter as many might assume. There’s a risk that it contains animal products. Food Babe is the blog of Vani Hari, and in one of her most recent posts she declares […]

The Monsanto 71: Senators Who Betrayed Constituents in Favor of Biotech Dollars‏

Once upon a time, a system was designed in which “the people” elected delegates to go to Washington DC.  These members of Congress had the specific duty of representing the wishes of their constituencies when laws were being voted upon. The success of last weekend’s March Against Monsanto should have made it very clear that […]

Aged Black Garlic: A new Superfood‏

Here is some garlic even non-vampires may baulk at: Black garlic that cost $60 or more for a pack of six bulbs. However, these days, in chic kitchens, the black garlic is the new, well, black. A type of fermented garlic, it derives its name from the colour of the cloves after an ageing process. […]

The Awful Truth Nobody Talks About : Why You Should NEVER Use Coffee Creamers

Have you ever heard that non-dairy coffee creamer is flammable? As it turns out, sodium aluminosilicate, an ingredient added to keep powdered creamer from caking together, can become flammable when dispersed. If you’re a coffee drinker who likes adding coffee creamers to your morning coffee, thinking they are healthier for you than real cream, think […]

Nemo’s Garden Project: Secret Underwater Gardens Off The Coast Of Italy Where Diver-Farmers Are...

It sounds like something out of a science fiction film, but experimental underwater biospheres off the coast of Italy are being used to grow crops for human consumption, and the project could lead to the development of all kinds of eco-friendly solutions for farming in the future. A greenhouse underwater sounds both implausible and impractical. […]

Scary Facts About Microwave Popcorn

Popcorn is a favorite snack in the United States, with the average American eating almost 54 quarts every year. Although popcorn can be a healthy snack, it can also be dangerous to your health, even exposing you to cancer-causing chemicals. Consider the following five cautions before popping another bag of store-bought microwave popcorn: 1. PFOA. […]

Photographic Series Showing What 200 Calories Looks Like in Different Foods‏

WiseGEEK just conducted a very visual and informative study and presented a photo series, which compares what 200 calories actually look like in different foods. You’d think that even with Summer coming up, a handful of gummy bears couldn’t hurt much, right..? Well, turns out, just 51 gram of those gives you the same amount of calories […]

How To Make Turmeric Juice: A Powerful Healing Beverage

Turmeric is known to be one of the most powerful healing herbs. It is great for bones and joints as it has anti-inflammatory properties. It prevents metastases from occurring in many different forms of cancer. Turmeric’s also a natural liver detoxifier and a kidney cleanser, and it speeds metabolism and aids in weight management. Plus […]

Pretty Much Everything We’ve Been Taught About Dangers of Eating Fat Is Wrong

With the salad days of summer behind us, and dark, cold days approaching, fat is in season. The holidays, and the accompanying onslaught of rich feasts, present a timely opportunity to think about fat. I used to assume we ate more fat in winter because our bodies wanted to pack on some extra insulation against […]

How To Purify 12 Gallons of Water a Day Without Filters or Electricity

If you are like me, and you worry about the lifespan of your water filters in a collapse situation, and how you’ll keep purifying drinking water after your supply of filters runs out, then this video is for you I’m sharing this video with you because up until recently I wasn’t sure if this was […]

Four Fast Food Ingredients Way Worse Than Horse Meat

It’s ‘McRib season’, and thousands across the nation are scrambling to use online websites like the ‘McRib locator‘ to stuff the McDonald’s McRib sandwich down their throats. A sandwich that is not only full of genetically modified ingredients, a medley of toxic fillers and preservatives, but also some ingredients that are actually banned in other […]

Science Found That Pomegranates May Be Our Fountain Of Youth

One of the oldest known fruits, found in writings and artifacts of many cultures and religions, the pomegranate (punica granatum) is an original native of Persia. This nutrient dense, antioxidant rich fruit has been revered as a symbol of health, fertility and eternal life. There are many that believe that pomegranates were in the Garden […]

Food Scanner Can Tell You What Your Food is Made of Without Labels

Bypassing regulations and corrupt laws, a new technology being investigated by three major companies has the potential to revolutionize the food industry by allowing consumers to scan their own food and determine what it is, exactly. The scanner is tiny, as small as a grain of rice, and can fit in your smart phone.  It […]

This Amazing Oriental Tea Can Cure More Than 50 Health Conditions And Detox The...

We suggest that you prepare this ancient folk super-tea recipe that cures more than 50 health conditions, and it contains oriental spices such as: turmeric, cloves, ginger, cinnamon, cardamom… In India turmeric is used since ancient times to eliminate the toxins from the body, and to treat nausea, vomiting, nematodes, and today there is scientific […]

Secrets to Make Your Food Healthier

Make cooked potatoes diet friendly by refrigerating them. Health Benefits: Cook potatoes or other root vegetables, then chill them for about 24 hours before you eat them. The cooling process turns high-glycemic vegetables into low- or moderate-glycemic vegetables, and that transformation helps keep your blood sugar levels more stable. Even if you reheat the veggies, this […]

A Very Bizarre Claim About What Eating Chicken Will Do To You According to...

People are not happy about Peta tweeting that ‘eating chicken can make your kid’s dick small’. The claim is based on a study which links phthalates – a chemical used in packaging that can migrate into meat and cheese in the US* – to stunted foetal development. So it’s an important thing to raise awareness of. People […]

Monsanto Is Not The Only Corporate Giant That Destroys Our World

During the first decades of XX century, farmers and public-sector plant breeders were handling most of the seeds around the world. Little by little Gene Giant have spend big money in courts worldwide so they could eliminate farmers and take over the seed industry. In less than thirty years a few corporations have managed to […]

USDA Approves 3 Dangerous Food Preservatives for Meat and Poultry

Three food preservatives that have previously been prohibited for use in meat and poultry will be approved effective May 6, 2013.  The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA’s FSIS) says it has determined that sodium benzoate, sodium propionate and benzoic acid are “safe and suitable for use as antimicrobial agents in certain [ready-to-eat} […]

Fat Rat Spotted Gorging On Yogurt Toppings In McDonald’s

Are you still loving it? Fast food giant McDonald’s has blamed poor sewage and local street merchants after a large rat was filmed feasting on dessert toppings at one of its branches in Thailand. Video reportedly taken at the Hat Yai city restaurant shows the rodent leaping in and out of a dessert counter, snacking […]

Breast Cancer Survivor Says Raw Food Diet Helped Her Heal

Janette Murray-Wakelin is a breast cancer survivor who credits a raw food diet, meditation, physical activity, and following her intuition for her ability heal. In the early 2000s, she was diagnosed with Stage 3 breast cancer and told that she had just six months to live, without any guarantees. However, within those same six months, […]

How Fasting Can Help You Live Longer

The types and quality of food you eat influences more than how much you weigh. Food has an effect on your metabolism, insulin production, leptin release and a myriad of other hormonal and chemical balances. Scientists are also examining the way fasting affects cellular and mitochondrial function, and longevity. They’ve found the cells in your […]

The Honest Coca-Cola Obesity Commercial You WIll Never See On T.V

What Happens to Your Body, When you Drink Cola Beverages. Don’t drink cola if you want to be healthy. Consuming soft drinks is bad for so many reasons that science cannot even state all the consequences. But one thing we know for sure is that drinking Coke, as a representative of soft drinks, wreaks havoc […]

This Is Why You Should Throw Out Your Teflon Pans

There’s a killer lurking in your kitchen…. At least, there is if you cook with non stick Teflon cookware. Teflon cookware, when heated to high temperature (when cooking, for example) can release fumes that are harmful to humans and lethal to pet birds. Canaries were used in coal mines to determine air quality – if […]

Foods That Can Be Regrown From Scraps

There is nothing like fresh veggies from your own personal garden!Obviously, we all know about the normal ways to grow plants – from seeds.  But, did you know that there are a ton of plants that you can grow from scraps?  Plants, that will in turn, produce more food. Let’s count them out – from 1 […]

Where Food Goes In The Fridge…….. Why You Should Stop Putting Milk & Eggs...

Many Americans often question how long dairy and egg products can be safely stored, what type of milk container to buy, or how to handle raw eggs. Making your food last longer in your fridge will help you to avoid waste, shop less and slash your grocery-shopping bill. Chilling food helps prevent harmful bacteria, such […]

This Organic Oil Could Reduce DNA Damage from Eating GMOs

Have you eaten edamame (boiled green soybeans) lately? How about soy milk? If you haven’t dined on any obviously GMO-contaminated soy products, you likely have inadvertently consumed a few since they are lurking in hundreds of foods. Unfortunately, these GMO soy products may be causing some bodily harm. Have no fear, though. Researchers say that […]

Reason To Skip The Splenda: Artificial Sweetener Could Affect Body’s Insulin Response

A new study may make you think twice before adding Splenda to your coffee. Published in the journal Diabetes Care, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis researchers found that sucralose, most popularly known by the brand name Splenda, has effects on the body’s responses to sugar (glucose) — which could thereby affect diabetes risk […]

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