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Reduce Your Toxic Load Series: How to Detox Your Fridge

As you work to reduce your exposure to dangerous toxins all around you, you may have neglected to think about your refrigerator. Here, two types of toxins may be present-those in your food, and those in your food containers. Let’s look at how you can rid your fridge of both! Potentially Toxic Food Containers Before


International Agency Recommends No More Processed Meat-Ever

You already know they’re not good for you. But did you know that the World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF) recommends you stop eating all of them for the rest of your life? I’m talking about processed meats. Yep, those salty, tasty things like bacon, sandwich meat, pepperoni, hot dogs, etc. If you could take


The Sugar Habit: How Dangerous Is It, Really?

There’s been debate for years over the good and bad of sugar. Whatever side of the fence you’re on, there’s no denying that in today’s society, we’re eating more and more and more of it. Whether it’s sugar, corn syrup, fructose, high fructose corn syrup, or other forms, it’s all sugar, and today it’s not


10 Tips to Help Keep Your Food Safe

As I look back over the events of this year (2011), I remember numerous news flashes concerning contaminated food. Did it seem like there were more this year than in years past? I can’t be sure, but I know the instances of contaminated eggs, spinach, cantaloupes, and other items made a lot of people sick,