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U.S. government has voted against labeling GMO foods

U.S. government has voted against labeling GMO foods

GMO stands for Genetically Modified Organism and is defined as “an organism whose genetic material has been altered using genetic engineering techniques.” The technique used to create GMOs is called recombinant DNA. DNA molecules from different organisms are combined to create one molecule of DNA, and are then transferred to […]

by July 31, 2015
New FDA labels show how much sugar you are really eating

New FDA labels show how much sugar you are really eating

Excess sugar intake is linked to many health problems. Recent research has shown that high sugar intake can greatly increase heart disease risk, and a new MRI technique even confirmed that cancer cells feed on sugar. “A piece of fruit, or even a treat like ice cream, isn’t going to […]

by July 30, 2015
Leonardo DiCaprio’s gala raised $40 million for the environment

Leonardo DiCaprio’s gala raised $40 million for the environment

It is always great when celebrities, the people we look up to as role models, put their money towards the betterment of our planet. One of these celebrities recently made a huge impact — Leonardo DiCaprio’s gala raised $40 million for the environment. The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation (LDF) held its […]

by July 29, 2015
Top 5 fermented foods for gut health

Top 5 fermented foods for gut health

The gut, also called the gastrointestinal tract is the stomach and the intestines. They are the crucial parts of our digestive systems. 80 percent of our immune system is located in your digestive system. A healthy gut is key if you want to maintain optimal health. A strong immune system […]

by July 28, 2015
Brain warping effects of cell phones

Brain warping effects of cell phones

Cell phones have become an integral part of our society. They are a great way of staying in touch with our loved ones and being more efficient in our work and day-to-day tasks. However, there are negative effects with cell phones. Mobile phones do emit radiation, and a new study […]

by July 27, 2015
Could probiotics be the new treatment for rosacea?

Could probiotics be the new treatment for rosacea?

Probiotics are microogranisms, often called ‘good bacteria.’ They are found in various fresh and fermented foods. Probiotics are believed to be essential to digestive and gut health because they maintain and balance essential bacteria in the digestive tract. They are well known to have potent digestive, immune system, and weight […]

by July 26, 2015
6 most common causes of fatigue

6 most common causes of fatigue

Do you feel tired all the time? It could be because of the busy lifestyle in America that causes us to work extra hours, and to always be on the go. However, fatigue may stem from other reasons that can be managed. Let’s take a look at the 10 most […]

by July 25, 2015
Could turmeric be a cure for diabetes?

Could turmeric be a cure for diabetes?

Turmeric is one of the most potent healing spices in the world. It is one the most researched plants in the world. There are so many reasons to eat turmeric. The medicinal properties of turmeric have been the subject of over 6000 peer-reviewed and published biomedical studies. According to the latest statistics from […]

by July 24, 2015