Friday, August 17, 2018

Newsflash: Diet Sodas Can Wreck Your Diet

From Frugivore – Diet soda drinkers beware. Although most weight-conscious folks drink diet sodas to save on calories and sugar, new research suggests that the...

Healthy Fast Food Restaurant Chain Expands (No, It’s Not Chipotle)

Fast-food chains continue to launch “healthy” menu items to appease growing concerns about obesity and diet-related illnesses plaguing our nation. Former McDonald’s global president...

Food Dyes Cause Hyperactivity

Red Dyes and Food Coloring in general has always been a "red flagged" bad food for me. It has either been consumed unknowingly, or accidentally...

The War on Pizza

Reading the USDA’s new dietary guidelines, you notice a theme: Pizza is evil. The full, 95-page document makes it clear that there are few...

5 Ways You’re Regularly Exposed to GMOs (Besides Food)

If you take painstaking care to avoid a diet of genetically modified foods, you're among a growing number of people choosing organic, unprocessed, and...

PETA takes on American Obesity with ‘Save The Whales’ Billboard

In a new campaign from PETA, a billboard in Florida reads "Save The Whales - Lose the Blubber: Go Vegetarian." Some people have been slightly offended...

Is Food Dye Just a Colorful Killer?

Bright-red soda, rainbow-hued kid's cereal, electric-yellow popsicles...most of us have eaten them. But unlike the public health uproar over salt and trans fats, there...

10 Surprising Facts About Chickens

More chickens are raised and killed for food than all other land animals combined. McDonald's suppliers alone kill hundreds of millions of chickens each year...

Animal Planet’s Vegan Show

Eating a strict vegan diet is all the rage nowadays. It's the in thing, all the cool-kids are baking Vegan, who's NOT doing it?!...

Fluoride spill at water facility burns through parking lot cement

Fluoridated water has been the recent event of my scurry to get out of my diet (and all of our diets) as soon as...