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Chipotle is changing the way they make tortillas for the better

Chipotle is changing the way they make tortillas for the better

Chipotle recently announced that they were removing all genetically modified ingredients from their food. After this announcement was made, the New York Times published a piece revealing a remarkable statistic about Chipotle’s ingredients versus their competitors. As written the New York Times article: “Eliminating genetically engineered ingredients is easier for […]

by June 21, 2015
Amritapuri Ashram goes organic: A story of love, organic food and healing

Amritapuri Ashram goes organic: A story of love, organic food and healing

Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi is a woman from a small South Indian village that came to be known as “Amma, the Mother of All” for her outstanding humanitarian work. Her life has been dedicated to taking care of the poor, and those who suffer spiritually, emotionally, and physically. Amma has […]

by June 20, 2015
Subway has decided to eliminate additives

Subway has decided to eliminate additives

Subway has decided to eliminate additives in their food. The restaurant chain announced that they are getting rid of artificial flavors, colors, and preservatives over the next 18 months. One of the ingredients to be eliminated is caramel coloring, which according to research from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public […]

by June 18, 2015
6 foods that taste better in June

6 foods that taste better in June

Summer is just around the corner, and with the season comes deliciously healthy seasonal produce. Eating fruits and vegetables in season is the best way to eat them, as they contain all the nutrition and flavor that nature intended. There is a lot of produce in season during the summer, […]

by June 17, 2015
Cinnamon may be a potent preventive spice for colon cancer

Cinnamon may be a potent preventive spice for colon cancer

Spices are an important category of organic foods for the unique flavor they add to dishes and amazing health benefits. Cinnamon is an especially potent spice, known for its immune boosting properties as well as its anti-clotting properties and blood sugar regulation benefits. New research conducted at University of Arizona […]

by June 16, 2015
Take a close look: Do the canned foods in your pantry contain BPA?

Take a close look: Do the canned foods in your pantry contain BPA?

BPA, or bisphenol A, is an industrial chemical that is used to make certain types of plastics and resins. It has recently been linked to autism, food intolerance, and may affect fertility. Many major companies have pledged to stop using BPA in their canned foods. However, there was no way […]

by June 15, 2015
7 green crib mattresses that are safe for your baby

7 green crib mattresses that are safe for your baby

The anticipation of a new baby is a beautiful thing. Shopping for a baby can be exciting, and at the same time stressful. There is a lot to think about, including food, baby proofing materials, diapers, chairs, clothing, and so much more. The mattress on which your baby sleeps is […]

by June 14, 2015
The controversial ‘female Viagra’ is approved by the FDA

The controversial ‘female Viagra’ is approved by the FDA

The controversial ‘female Viagra’ is approved by the FDA. This low libido treatment was twice voted against by advisory committees because of safety and efficacy concerns. FDA advisers have finally recommended approval of the drug called flibanserin. The drug made by the company Sprout Pharmaceutical was approved under the condition […]

by June 12, 2015