The “Monsanto Protection Act”

I am assuming that everyone knows who Monsanto is.  If not, suffice it to say they are the largest company that produces the chemicals for our food and the genetically modified seed for the fruits and vegetables we eat.  At this point, almost 80% of all nonorganic processed foods including those labeled “natural,” contain some …

Figs – One of the Worlds Healthiest Foods

If you are like me, you probably don’t eat figs very often.  They are just not one of those items that are readily available or talked about very much.  I like dried figs okay, but when I do eat them, I try to buy organic figs because commercially grown figs are usually treated with sulfur …

The Dangers of Somer Herbal and Dietary Supplements

There are a lot of different views about taking supplements.  Some physicians recommend that a multi-vitamin be added to your daily diet.  Others say that if you are eating a healthy diet there is no need for vitamins.  Depending on the vitamin, especially multi-vitamins, you may not be getting what you think you are.  I …