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Class Action Lawsuit Claims Tropicana’s Orange Juice Is Misleading and Unnatural

Orange juice maker Tropicana markets its brand as fresh from the grove, but a series of lawsuits nationwide claim the company’s juice is so heavily processed it shouldn’t be called “natural.” A federal judge has refused to dismiss a class action lawsuit accusing Tropicana Products Inc. of falsely advertising that its orange juice is all […]

10 Super Easy Smoothies & Juices That Will Change Your Life

No matter who you are or what your health goals may be, you cannot go wrong when it comes to introducing smoothies or juices into your life. By drinking these potent beverages, you’re literally changing your cells. You’re providing your body with vital nutrients, minerals, and antioxidants in an easy-to-digest form. Everything about you will improve, including your sleep, your happiness, […]

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, […]

10 Contaminants In Our Food Supply

It’s one of the public health’s top ten goals for the 20th century, creating a safer, more toxic-free food supply, but meanwhile virtually all food  products are contaminated with various chemicals, bacteria, heavy metals, and residues from pesticides. According to many sources, Americans are exposed to what are called POPs or “Persistent Organic Pollutants” 70 times in […]

The Greenhouse of The Future — Grow Your Own Food Year-Round With This Revolutionary...

It’s no secret that food security is becoming a critical issue around the world. With drought, economic instability, erratic weather and interruptions in transportation a very real threat, it really doesn’t take much to have the food supply disrupted. We’re certainly not immune to these effects in the West, especially since we rely heavily on corporate farming […]

Seattle To Build Nation’s First Food Forest

In the heart of Seattle, a public park is planned like no other: an urban food forest that is free for the plucking! Due to its mild temperatures and routinely wet climate, Seattle is one of the very few cities in the US with a year-round growing season. Taking advantage of this vegetation-friendly environment, and […]

Healthy ‘Shots’ To Alkalize Your Body In The Morning

In the morning, we feel a little, well … less than stellar. Achy, stiff, the bed is calling our name to stay in, and let’s be honest, we just don’t feel so hot. While most of us do enjoy some coffee in the morning, before we head to the glorious pot or French press (or […]

Everything You Need To Know About Organic Food

The notion of modern organic farming began in the 1960s and 1970s, spurred by an increase in public awareness of the hazards of farm production and the use of synthetic chemicals, according to Brian Baker of the Organic Materials Review Institute. Lawmakers began to regulate the use of synthetic chemicals, and consumers started to demand […]

Common Foods That Contain Toxic Ingredients

Although the FDA gives the green light on some frightening food additives, including these 13 banned foods still allowed in the U.S., that doesn’t mean it’s starve or move to Singapore, where apparently they take their food safety very seriously. Nutrition experts Mira and Jayson Calton, Ph.D., the authors of Rich Food, Poor Food, came up with this grocery […]

Russia To Become World’s Largest Supplier of Organic Food

“Not only can we ourselves eat it, but also taking into account our land and water – which is particularly important – resources Russia could become the world’s largest supplier of healthy, environmentally friendly, high-quality food that has long been missing in some western producers,” Putin stated. “Especially as the demand on the global market […]

Are Pesticides Making Our Children Sicker Than Ever?

It is true that children are sicker today than they were a generation ago and that pesticides have played a major role It’s impossible to say with certainty that our modern reliance on pesticides is directly causing more of our children to get sick more often, but lots of new research points in that direction. An […]

You Will Never Look At Garlic In The Same Way – 10 Amazing Uses

Garlic is not just about cooking and keeping away the vampires. Read these surprising tips ranging from healing cold sores to repelling mosquito’s: Garlic is part of the onion family and is also known as the ‘stinking rose’. It can be used to directly treat several health issues as well as having surprising uses around […]

18 Reasons Why Kombucha Is Known As “Immortal Health Elixir”

Kombucha isn’t a new creation, though. It boasts a 2,000-year history as a renowned arthritis soother, cancer fighter, and immune booster—the ancient Chinese even called it “the Immortal Health Elixir.” Health benefits of Kombucha tea are many ranging from facilitating detoxification, reducing arthritis pain, lowering cholesterol, restoring bowel movements, relief from gastric ulcers and various […]

You Can Kill The Bacteria That Causes Acne, Tooth Decay, Pneumonia & Tuberculosis By...

The positive bacteria that cause acne, tooth decay, pneumonia and tuberculosis can be destroyed by anacardic chemicals in the cashew nuts that are seeds. Cashews nuts are kidney-shaped seeds observe to the bottom of the cashew apple that grows in the coastal areas of northeastern Brazil. Maybe you have noticed that the cashews in the […]

The Wonder Vegetable – 22 The Amazing Health Benefits of Okra

Okra is one of the best medicinal vegetable, that hasn’t got its due sometimes due to its taste. Read this article to understand why this is unarguably one of the best natural veggies to add to your wonder list and diet today! What is Okra? Okra, also known as “lady’s finger”, is a perennial flowering […]

Ancient Miracle Herb: Ashwagandha

Do you suffer from stress, memory fog, fatigue, or an inability to lose weight? Chronic stress takes a ghastly toll on our bodies as well as our minds. Many degenerative diseases, as well as premature aging, are associated with chronic nervous tension.Discover what Ayurveda has known for hundreds of years and what scientists have confirmed. […]

Health Trends: Foods To Add To Your Diet

Last year was a great year in food. It focused on getting back to the basics with our diet — something this nutritionist just loved! The world of food in 2014 will continue to evolve. This year, we will see ongoing trends related to the local food movement, ancient grains, cooking over processed, and quality […]

Whole Foods, United Natural Foods and The Myth of Natural

WHY ORGANIC CONSUMER ASSOCIATION  BELIEVES THAT MOST “NATURAL” FOODS ARE A FRAUD There is widespread use of GMO (genetically modified organisms) ingredients in so-called “natural” foods, including the “natural” brands that make up most of WFM and UNFI’s sales. So-called “natural” (non-organic) soy milk, including leading brands such as “Silk,” are made with conventional soy […]

10 Herbs and Foods That Kill Superbugs

Natural antibiotics to stockpile now. Longtime readers of Natural News know that, because of massive over-prescribing by the modern healthcare industry, today’s crop of antibiotics are becoming less and less effective. Another culprit: The increased use of antibiotics in factory-farm animals. “It is not difficult to make microbes resistant to penicillin in the laboratory by exposing them […]

Delicious and Easy Way To Boost Your Immunity

Here is a delicious and easy way to boost your body’s ability to respond to allergies, infections and inflammatory conditions. Medicinal mushroom experts have been telling us for years that mushrooms can help prevent numerous immunological conditions, including cancer and inflammatory ailments. Is this simply wishful thinking? No. These effects have been backed with hard science. […]

Why You Should Eat Avocados Every Day

It’s no secret that I love to eat. My favorite food of all? Avocados. I’m bananas for them! Avocados are truly one of nature’s little miracle foods and I encourage you to enjoy them several times a week. These little green gems can do so much to help keep you well from head to toe, […]

This Is What Happens To Your Body When You Switch To Organic

By this point we are all more than aware of the options we are faced with when shopping for food, especially produce. Mostly because of its higher price point – although the gap is shrinking – the vast majority of us opt away from the organic section to buy conventional. This Swedish family, featured in […]

Food As Medicine: How One Hospital Is Using Organic Produce To Help Heal Patients

In 431 B.C. Hippocrates said, “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food” More than 2500 years later, we are inundated with advertisements boasting the latest, greatest cure-all super drug. From a young age, we learn that it doesn’t matter how or what we eat, there is a quick fix around the corner for […]

Japanese Farmer Builds High Tech Indoor Veggie Factory

Humans have spent the last 10,000 years mastering agriculture. But a freak summer storm or bad drought can still mar many a well-planted harvest. Not anymore, says Japanese plant physiologist Shigeharu Shimamura, who has moved industrial-scale farming under the roof. Working in Miyagi Prefecture in eastern Japan, which was badly hit by powerful earthquake and […]

Are You Ready For The Genetically Modified “Frankenapple”?

Move over frankenfish, frankensoy, frankencorn, frankentomatoes and frankencotton. The Frankenapple – or Arctic Apple – is genetically modified to never brown, but the side effects are unknown. I’m talking about a new genetically modified “food” manufacturers call the Arctic Apple. This genetically modified apple contains a synthetic gene that prevents it from browning or bruising. […]

This Juice Could Save 100’s of Thousands Lives Each Year

While billions of dollars are poured into research and development for pharmaceutical drugs, the humble lime has been proven to mitigate and even cure diseases that cause millions to suffer and hundreds of thousands to die each year worldwide. An impressive array of research on lime juice from the National Library of Medicine indicates that it […]

100 Year Old Vegan Heart Surgeon Retired At 95 – Here’s Why He’s Been...

“Veganism is a very fine form of nutrition. It’s a little extreme to tell a person who is using flesh foods that you’re going to take everything entirely away from them. When I was in practice in medicine, I would tell the patients that the vegetable based diet was the healthy way to go, and to keep […]

How To Clean Your Arteries With One Simple Fruit

The future of cardiovascular disease prevention and treatment will not be found in your medicine cabinet, rather in your kitchen cupboard or in your back yard growing on a tree. Pomegranate Found To Prevent Coronary Artery Disease Progression. A new study published in the journal Atherosclerosis confirms that pomegranate extract may prevent and/or reverse the […]

I Bought An Ikea Mattress and You Won’t Believe What Happens The Next Morning

I recently bought a memory foam mattress from Ikea. I read at Ikea that it was made of ‘natural wool’ so I thought great! I can get a natural mattress along with the memory foam? That’s a double win! I bought the mattress and got it delivered and was excited to sleep on it for […]

36 Foods That Help Detox & 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 […]

The Healthiest Rice You’ve Never Tried

When is rice not really rice? When you buy it from one of the dozens of food companies out there marketing “wild rice” that isn’t, in fact, wild at all. A majority of what is marketed as wild rice today comes from California, where it’s grown in paddies from hybrid seed derived from the truly […]

Meet America’s First School District To Serve 100% Organic Meals

When schools in California’s Sausalito Marin City District return to session this August, they will be the first in the nation to serve their students 100 percent organic meals, sustainably sourced and free of genetically modified organisms (GMOs). More than 500 students at Bayside MLK Jr. Academy in Marin City and Willow Creek Academy in […]

The Best Energy Drink of Your Life

I had the urge to write about this daily habit that takes 10 minutes or less, but can have an incredible influence on you and your family’s health! Right now in our world there are a lot of people who would love to feel better about their bodies. Studies show that a good portion of both […]

Campbell’s Is The First Big Food Company To Disclose GMO Ingredients On Label

You spoke and Campbell’s food company listened. Previously, Campbell’s unveiled plans to run toward the health-conscious organic and non-GMO market dollar. Now, they have dropped one of the biggest publicity bombs ever by announcing their intention to voluntarily label their GMO ingredients. Part of their previous plans for change included launching several lines of organic kids […]

New York City Allows Doctors To Prescribe Fruits and Veggies Instead of Pills

Just last week, Deputy Mayor Linda Gibbs and Health Commissioner Thomas Farley announced the Fruit and Vegetable Prescription Program, which actually allows doctors in the NYC area to give at-risk families better access to local produce. The program allows them to prescribe fruit and vegetables! Obese and overweight patients and their families can be given “Health […]

You Won’t Believe The Amount of Shrimp That Test Positive For Very Dangerous Bacteria

There are now more reasons to consider skipping your next shrimp cocktail. In a startling new Consumer Reports study, bacteria was detected in more than half the raw shrimp that was tested, with some also tainted with illegal antibiotic residues. For the study, How Safe is Your Shrimp?, scientists analyzed 342 packages of frozen shrimp—284 raw and 58 cooked samples—purchased […]

Regulators Discover A Hidden Viral Gene In Commercial GMO Crops

How should a regulatory agency announce they have discovered something potentially very important about the safety of products they have been approving for over twenty years? In the course of analysis to identify potential allergens in GMO crops, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has belatedly discovered that the most common genetic regulatory sequence in […]

Best Anti Cancer Fruits To Include In Your Diet

Fruits offer nutritional gains to the human body in the form of substances such as Vitamin C, phenols, fiber, folic acid, and antioxidants. It is a strongly established fact; plenty of evidence shows the anti-cancer properties of certain compounds in fruits. Specifically, fruits such as pineapple, apple, avocado, lemon, banana, grapes, and tomato have been found […]

Ben and Jerry’s Said It Will Be Completely GMO Free

Given Ben & Jerry’s tree-hugging image, it might be a surprise to some of its fans that the company’s ice cream includes genetically modified organisms (GMOs) among its ingredients.  It does, but now the Unilever (UL -0.17%) brand is promising to eliminate the controversial food products, pledging to go completely GMO-free by 2014. Currently, about 80% of ingredients in its […]

People Are Getting Sick From Eating Kale – Is Super Food Poison?

Kale is heralded for its ample supplies of calcium, magnesium, potassium, Vitamin K, and various healthful phytochemicals and anti-oxidants. Kale, in case you haven’t noticed, is health-conscious America’s “it” vegetable. Raw, blended, sauteed or in chip or “crunch” form, it appears to be the manna of celebrities: Gwyneth and Jennifer devour it while Kevin Bacon […]

16 Reasons To Eat Cantaloupe

Cantaloupes aren’t a fruit typically associated with health, which is a shame. These sweet, succulent melons are absolutely loaded with nutrients and antioxidants, yet contain very few calories. A generous helping of cantaloupes a day is enough to fill the body with vitamins A and C, potassium, fiber, and much more.Cantaloupes can lead to a […]

Guide How To Cut Out Processed Foods & Begin Eating Real Food

Making dietary changes can be tough. It is by far one of the biggest topics I discuss with people when it comes to questions about making healthy lifestyle changes.  One of the toughest parts? We are addicted to many foods and how they make us feel. Processed foods are so important to get off of […]

16 Vegan One-Pot Recipes If You Are Considering Cutting Animals Out of Your Diet

Nowadays many people are deciding to cut back on their consumption of meat and other animal products. There are a few reasons for this, including numerous health concerns, a compassionate stance on animal welfare, and negative environmental implications. If this is you, then whatever your reason is, I commend you on making this decision! So, you […]

Powerful Foods That Can Change Your Health In A Short Amount of Time

Our health depends on a variety of factors, primarily our physical and emotional well-being. These two forms of our health are largely influenced by the foods we eat, the movement we get, the relationships we have, and the environments we’re exposed to. Our previous health histories and genetics of course play a part, but we […]

10 Health Benefits of Mangos

Mangos taste so good that people forget they are also healthy!  Discover how the “king of fruits” can help you, plus why monkeys eat mango seeds and a few mango cautions and concerns. Health Benefits 1.  Prevents Cancer: Research has shown antioxidant compounds in mango fruit have been found to protect against colon, breast, leukemia […]

17 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Kale

This time of year, as the temperature cools, a molecular miracle is happening on farms everywhere: the kale is getting even better. Touched by the chill, kale gets sweeter, as the sugars start to concentrate. And as the rest of the garden succumbs to the winter, kale stands strong. Kale is a frequent topic of […]

Six Leafy Greens That Are Healthier Than Kale

Nowadays kale is so popular that there are people walking around with t-shirts bearing its name, resembling that of a famous Ivy League college (that would be Yale in case you’re wondering). The dark leafy green that no one wanted is now showing up in everything from smoothies to salad recipes to kale chips. In […]

12 Most Functional Foods That Destroy Cancer Cells

Cancer affecting so many people in the world today, if you want remove cancer from your life your body must be balanced, and your immune system in top notch condition. While eating foods does not solve everything, they can be preventive agents that help destroy cancer cells at the base level and boost overall well-being. […]

Home Remedies To Improve Eyesight

Weak eyesight is most often associated with either nearsightedness (called myopia) or farsightedness (called hyperopia). Factors like genetics, poor nutrition, aging and excessive strain on the eyes usually contribute to these conditions. The most common symptoms of weak eyesight are blurry vision, frequent headaches and watery eyes. Be sure to consult your doctor for proper […]

This Is Why You Should Eat Avocados Daily

5 Reasons Why You Should Be Eating Avocados Every Day We’ve all heard the age old quote, “an apple a day keeps the doctor away.” Now we say, “an avocado a day keeps the doctor away, forever!” and here are 5 reasons why. 1. Avocados Won’t Make You Fat Fast food, chips, soda, white bread…those are […]

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