Tag: Additives

High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) is Bad For You; but Not Entirely Unavoidable: Here’s How

High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) is Bad For You; but Not Entirely Unavoidable: Here’s How

Food today, is no different from a culture. It is no longer a means to only staying alive and healthy, but also a business, a fad, an emotional pacifier, and in several ways a silent killer! Much of what we… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Food, Health
Too much Salt and too little Potassium?

Too much Salt and too little Potassium?

Both salt and potassium are critical to your overall health. They are both crucial in the maintenance of normal blood pressure. A recent study published in the British Medical Journal (see References below) found some interesting data. The World Health… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Nutrition
Duck Feathers in Bread all the More Reason to Eat Fresh, Organic Fruits and Vegetables

Duck Feathers in Bread all the More Reason to Eat Fresh, Organic Fruits and Vegetables

In a recent Dr. Oz episode, viewers were warned of the surprising additives that are in many processed foods. While most of us don’t need to be told to avoid processed foods in favor of whole, organic choices, the show… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Food, Health, News, Nutrition
What To Do About Your Kids’ Halloween Candy

What To Do About Your Kids’ Halloween Candy

We all remember how much fun it was to go trick-or-treating, and how enjoyable the candy was to eat in the following weeks (or days) thereafter. But given what we know now about the dangers of the trans fats, high… 0 Shares | | Posted in Child Care, Food, GMOs, Health, Home, Lifestyle, Nutrition
Your Weekly Food-Like-Product – Lunchables Pt. 1 – Ham

Your Weekly Food-Like-Product – Lunchables Pt. 1 – Ham

These are just a few ingredients in Oscar Meyer Ham Lunchables, because there are 67 of them. Pt. 1 – Ham Pt. 2 – Pasteurized Prepared American Cheese Product Pt. 3 – Crackers Pt. 4 – Cherry Flavored Water Beverage… 0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Child Care, Food, Health, Lifestyle, Nutrition
Your Weekly Food-Like-Product – Doritos Pt. 2

Your Weekly Food-Like-Product – Doritos Pt. 2

Doritos Pt. 2 (5.) Red #40 Dyes are complex organic chemicals that were originally derived from coal tar, but now from petroleum. Red 40 is the FDA-approved version of Allura Red, which was first produced by Allied Chemical Corp. It… 0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Fitness, Food, Health, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Personal Care
Your Weekly Food-Like-Product – Monster Energy Drink

Your Weekly Food-Like-Product – Monster Energy Drink

A few ingredients in Monster Energy Drink (This does not include the synthetic manufactured vitamins and caffeine derivatives that are also in it.) Take into account that Monster has been in numerous lawsuits for wrongful death and falsely claiming the… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health
Your Weekly Food-Like-Product – Dr. Pepper Update

Your Weekly Food-Like-Product – Dr. Pepper Update

The previous post I did, “Your Weekly Food-Like-Product“, actually was Diet Dr. Pepper. I appreciate those who pointed it out in the comment boxes. Which is why in my research I try to cross check everything numerous times, even for… 0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Food, Health, Lifestyle, Nutrition
Your Daily Additives – Food Challenge

Your Daily Additives – Food Challenge

Food Challenge The research I have done on food has come from the plethora of legal documents that are directly from the Food and Drug Administration. (The people that make sure your food is “safe”). I have individually studied and… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Health, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Personal Care
Your Weekly Food-Like-Product – Dr. Pepper

Your Weekly Food-Like-Product – Dr. Pepper

These are just a couple ingredients in Dr. Pepper. (1.) Aspartame Artificial sweetener 200 times sweeter than sugar. Aspartame is a synthetic chemical combination which is comprised of approximately 50% phenylalanine, 40% aspartic acid, 10% methanol Aspartame has been approved… 0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Food, Health, Health, Lifestyle, Nutrition