Do I Have Enough Fiber In My Diet?

If there is one thing you want at every meal it is fiber.  Fruit, vegetables, nuts and legumes are all rich in fiber.  What research is telling us is that as we eat processed food and have a diet devoid of fiber, weight gain an illness begin. Studies have also shown that fiber rich foods […]

“Blackout In A Can” !!!

I guess the question is why? We all did things when we were younger and thankfully survived, yet it seems the ante keeps being upped, which can result in serious harm and death in some circumstances. Caffeinated-Alcohol drinks are now being marketed to the young, who have not yet matured and lack the wisdom and […]

More On High Fructose Corn Syrup and Your Health

The Minneapolis based non-profit Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (IATP) published a recent study.  David Wallinga MD, Director of the Food & Health Program, conducted tests on 55 different products that listed HFCS (high fructose corn syrup) as their first or second ingredient, “Overall we found detectable levels of mercury in 17 of 55 […]