(NaturalNews) The mainstream media and their high-paying pharmaceutical sponsors make it seem like disease is random, striking people without warning. In this way of thinking, people start to feel like helpless victims. They can quickly become scared and lose touch with their bodies... [...]
(NaturalNews) It's no secret that a healthy dietary lifestyle goes hand in hand with improved physical health. Certain foods can help stave off cancer recurrences, keep diabetes at bay and lead to weight loss.However, many foods also play a role in mental health. How certain foods... [...]
(NaturalNews) Nuts have been an incredible and wholesome source of nutrients for thousands of years. A longtime addition in the Mediterranean diet, nuts have only recently received the spotlight for their health benefits in modern medicine. The American Heart Association (AHA) refers... [...]
(NaturalNews) The effort by governments and mega-corporations to hide valuable information from the public regarding the foods they eat is not a new development by a long shot. In fact, just a few months ago, reports surfaced that efforts to keep vital, up-to-date nutrition data out... [...]
(Nutritional Anarchy) Stories continually coming out of public schools illustrate time and again that our school lunches are “bad,” but this story makes Michelle Obama’s school lunch program look like a fancy dinner at a four-star restaurant.
After a determination made by someone given the title “Child Nutrition Supervisor” and the school’s cafeteria managers who performed “tests,” a decision was made to serve school children six-year-old pork in [...]
(NaturalNews) An eye-opening investigation conducted by Canada's only supplier of non-GMO corn seed has revealed that genetically modified "Frankencorn" is severely lacking in a number of vital nutrients. Compared to non-GMO corn varieties, Monsanto's Roundup Ready corn contains only... [...]
(NaturalNews) The 2015 Synergy in Sedona Conference is right around the corner, and this is your opportunity to learn some of the most advanced and cutting-edge natural techniques for detoxifying your body, your life and the environment.This extraordinary conference will feature... [...]
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, a trade group that represents 75,000 registered dieticians and other nutrition professionals, has launched a new Kids Eat Right label.
It serves as a stamp of approval of sorts, designed to help families make healthier food choices while shopping.
Last week, the group announced the first product that will brandish their new nutrition seal…
That’s right – the first product to be adorned with the logo is one with pack [...]
(NaturalNews) Neither the pill, the patch nor the scary CDC commercials say ONE THING about a smoker's critical need to replenish nutrients and use herbal remedies to win back their health so they DON'T CRAVE cigarettes anymore. Not a single mention. Nicotine gum and electronic cigarettes... [...]
(NaturalNews) In a world ruled by tainted science that has largely aborted logic with its empirical evidence that is contrary to pre-held views or previously defined outcomes, it is a breath of fresh air to listen to the words of a wise man rooted in common sense. Dr. Max Gerson... [...]
(NaturalNews) The struggle continues into the future: humans versus germs. In the fight against the unseen pathogens, modern medicine thinks it now has the upper hand -- an arsenal of vaccines in its quiver. We are now led to believe that our bodies are incapable of defending themselves... [...]
(NaturalNews) It's time to put to rest the popular myth that disease is a factor primarily of chance, spurred on by "flawed" genetics. A new study published in the journal Cell found that environmental exposures, including nutrition, are what really shape the immune system, especially... [...]
(NaturalNews) While known for being a great source of vitamin C, a new study involving sweet potatoes identifies even more nutritional benefits associated with this very popular crop. Aside from being easily accessible, cheap and delicious, sweet potatoes are loaded with healthy vitamins... [...]
(NaturalNews) We live in a world where malnourishment is not necessarily due to a lack of food. In fact, many people in North America, who have good access to food and manage to keep their bellies full, are undernourished. This is primarily due to poor agricultural practices and... [...]
(NaturalNews) Most health experts typically recommend a high sulfur diet as sulfur molecules help produce glutathione which is the bodies major anti-oxidant. There are certain individuals who struggle with sulfur-rich foods and have major inflammatory reactions when they consume these... [...]
(NaturalNews) As the Executive Director of the Consumer Wellness Center (www.ConsumerWellness.org), I'm thrilled to announce the 2014 grant recipients who received grant funding from the CWC to promote food self-reliance and nutrition programs all around the world.As Natural News... [...]
(NaturalNews) Due to poor agricultural practices and excessive food processing, the food that ends up on our plate is typically a shadow of its former self in regards to nutritional content. To make matters worse, we tend to cook these nutrient deprived foods and further destroy their... [...]
(NaturalNews) In an attempt to curb vitamin A deficiencies, Mozambican researchers have worked tirelessly to create a non-genetically modified (GM), vitamin-enriched sweet potato that comes in multiple varieties suitable for the climates in which they'll grow, according to a new report... [...]
(NaturalNews) The relationship between plants and man has grown distant in the modern era of chemical treatments. Instead of observing, listening and understanding the language of his crops, man has instead resorted to spraying them with pesticides, suppressing plant immune systems... [...]
Those of us who are proponents of whole foods and scratch cooking have known it all along, but a study published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine confirms it. Time spent in the kitchen equals a better diet.
1319 participants in the Seattle Obesity Study answered questions about the amount of time they spend preparing food for their families each day, including prepping, cooking, and cleaning up.
16% spent less than an hour a day
43% spent between 1-2 hours per day
41% spent m [...]
(NaturalNews) The simple answer is yes and yes.Ideally, all of the nutrition we need can come from the food we eat. Unfortunately, in today's world, it usually doesn't. Even if food was grown in nutrient dense soil without contaminates, much of the nutrition is lost in its journey... [...]
(NaturalNews) We are all aware of adrenaline, the fight or flight hormone that kicks in whenever we find ourselves facing a threat. But did you know adrenaline is only one of the many hormones produced by the adrenal glands?About the Adrenal GlandsThe adrenal glands (also known... [...]
(NaturalNews) In the first quarter of 2015, I'll be launching a new "low-tech technology" solution that will become an instant must-have among people who want to be more self-reliant. The timing of the Ebola outbreak makes this solution even more urgent, so I'm shifting my present... [...]
(NaturalNews) As the executive director of the non-profit Consumer Wellness Center, I'm thrilled to bring you this announcement today:The Consumer Wellness Center (CWC), a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting nutrition as a way to prevent disease and enhance human health... [...]
Sometimes you have to be wary of the ‘health’ food advice you hear rumored in the blog-o-sphere. While many of the foods touted as ‘healthy’ do indeed offer sound nutrition, even a greater number of them are merely false representations of actual healthy food. This false information will forever circulate with new foods, so we must always work to learn what is truly healthful.
Here are 10 foods that, while said to be good for us, really aren’t that healthful at all. Many of th [...]
By Lisa Egan
Originally Published at Ready Nutrition
Chances are, you’ve seen tiny, pretty little greens in your salads or as a garnish perched on top of your meal at a restaurant.
Maybe you’ve never given much thought to the delicate little plants before, aside from noticing their increasing prevalence in dining establishments, salad bars, and grocery stores.
But don’t let the size of these petite vegetable greens deceive you – their miniature parts hold a surprising amo [...]
(NaturalNews) Attempts to improve food security -- i.e. knowing that one or one's family can eat next week -- with government aid programs like food stamps -- a.k.a. SNAP (Supplement Nutritional Assistance Program) -- and NGO food banks have limited success.SNAP recipients tend... [...]
(NaturalNews) Some people smoke, some eat junk food, and some are on medications with horrific side effects, and other people are straight-edged, meaning that they don't drink, smoke or eat fast and processed food -- they wouldn't dare. Some people eat superfoods and take herbal formulas... [...]