The Complete Skinny on Obesity
The Secrets of Homemade Vegan Salad Dressing
Not only do homemade dressings taste better but they allow for much more variety, especially for fellow vegans.
This quinoa-based medley makes a nourishing lunch or light dinner meal for two.
MSG, Aspartame, Flavor Enhancers
t’s easy to read an ingredient panel and have a heart attack. After all, what are all those chemicals doing to your body? But before you tie yourself in a knot of anxiety over cancer, keep in mind that our biggest public health problem is actually obesity, which is closing in on smoking as the number one cause of preventable death. So maybe the real question we should be asking about food additives is this: Are they making us eat more?
Here are some that could be doing just that:
Ever heard of “Chinese Restaurant Syndrome” — the term for the headache, sweating, facial tightness and fluttering heartbeat that characterizes an overdose of monosodium glutamate? It’s a myth. As is the internet legend that eating MSG floods your brain with “excitoxins” and causes Alzheimers or Parkinson’s Disease.
My grandson is said to have ADDHD. The Psychologist had given my daughter a prescription for Vyvanse. We read the possible side effects and we decided it's not worth the risk to his health and wellbeing. What else can be done beside medication. My daughter is a vegetarian and has been to an allergist who tested him and found he is allergic to many foods such as milk, chocolate, grapes, apples, raspberries, some food dies, and many more things. How does she put it all together?
The most important thing Linda is to read our "ATTENTION-DEFICIT DISORDER" article on our site. I think it will give you an added perspective on this fake disease to medicate light children being born on the planet to help raise the vibration. I don't look at ADD as a disease and thus it doesn't need to be treated. Parents don't need to give these children anything, but just stop giving things such as junk foods (sugar), drugs, soda pop, meat, dairy products, etc. In other words, detox them. Consider the CHILDREN DETOX (liquid extracts) , at least for starters.