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Do you buy almond, soy, or coconut milk? Check this before you buy!

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By: Nikki Jencen nikkijencen.com Now a days we all have to be savvy food labeling detectives. If you don’t know what you’re doing, you could be harming yourself. One ingredient that has been researched for over 10+ years is carrageenan. What is that you ask? Its a food additive that derives from red seaweed- sounds harmless right? […]

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THE BITTER TRUTH ABOUT ARTIFICIAL SWEETENERS

Aspartame is the technical name for the brand names, NutraSweet, Equal, Spoonful, and Equal-Measure. Aspartame was discovered by accident in 1965, when James Schlatter, a chemist of G.D. Searle Company was testing an anti-ulcer drug. Aspartame was approved for dry goods in 1981 and for carbonated beverages in 1983. It was originally approved for dry […]

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Organic Food – Information on the Benefits of Organic Food

It is normal, and indeed, necessary, for you to have sound reasons for taking different actions in your life. This applies to switching to organic foods as well. This is a significant change and you should know the reasons for making the shift. What makes organic foods better than the traditional ones? What benefits will […]

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