ORGANIC FOOD – IS IT WORTH IT?
If you’re like me, you’ve probably heard a lot about organic food. It’s healthier. It’s a scam. It’s really expensive. Pesticides are toxic. Children should only eat organic. Etcetera, etcetera.
I decided to take a hard look at the facts and determine once and for all if it really makes sense to seek out and but organic food, despite the obvious negatives – that it costs significantly more and is harder to find. Read More
36 Amazing Uses for Onions
You probably eat small bits of onions when dining – perhaps adding them to a salad, a hamburger, or on eggs.
And perhaps you’ve heard of the hype around using onions for many other home uses – as a disinfectant, for a bunch of home remedies to cure illness, and other uses for your health.
But I bet you don’t realize quite how healthy onions are, or why you should try to eat some every day. I’ve compiled a list of all the health benefits from eating onions, backed by scientific studies and research. Read More
“An apple that you buy in a common store in the USA has been off the tree an average of 11 months in storage, lost all of its antioxidants, and turned into a pure sugar ball.” Read More
We’ve all heard that it’s bad to mix antibiotics with alcohol. Either it’s bad for your liver, or it makes the antibiotics ineffective, or some other “fact” on why it’s harmful.
My wife was recently sick and on antibiotics – it was a 10 day prescription, and after 4 days she was feeling much better. We went out to a party and she refrained from drinking that night because of the antibiotics treatment she was prescribed, which was a bummer.
Is coffee good or bad for you? Most of us grew up hearing that coffee is bad for you – that you (or your parents) drink too much of it, that they need to cut down, that it stunts your growth (not true) and that overall it’s not a healthy beverage.
However, if you really look at the research, you’ll see that most of it is overwhelmingly positive. Below I’ve outlined the numerous benefits (and a few potential disadvantages) that drinking coffee provides.
Sugar is delicious, and both men and women can form an addiction to it which can lead to overeating and weight gain. Your body is hard wired to be addicted to sugar – thus in order to beat sugar addiction, you need a solid strategy backed by research. Read More