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7 Dirty Little Secrets about GMOs that Impact Everyone...
7 Dirty Little Secrets about GMOs that Impact Everyone

Transparency is sexy.  Misleading people, not so much. Americans are waking up to how our food is made and quickly realizing that are food supply has been

CLUCK U:
5 Things You Need to Know About Chicken...
CLUCK U: <br/>5 Things You Need to Know About Chicken

Though America still eats more meat than any virtually other country in the world, consumption at home has been on a downward slide for the past several yea

Spicy Shocker: You Will Not Believe What’s in Conventional Spic
Spicy Shocker:  You Will Not Believe What’s in Conventional Spices

Last year I was invited to an editor’s summit in New Mexico hosted by Heel Inc. While out for dinner one night, I was sitting next to two people I ha

Should You Be Drinking Soy Milk?...
Should You Be Drinking Soy Milk?

By Be Well Health Coach Jenny Sansouci I remember when I first got interested in nutrition – it was right after I read a book on veganism. Immediately

The Food Industry Has A Choice...
The Food Industry Has A Choice

Fourteen years ago to the day almost, I was in NYC at a conference hosted by Merrill Lynch as a financial analyst covering the food industry. If you had sug

My Favorite Health-Related Youtube Videos
Of 2013...
My Favorite Health-Related Youtube Videos <br/>Of 2013

We all watch Youtube now, so I thought it would be a good idea to share my favorite health related Youtubes this year. Here are 4 funny ones and 2 excellent

16 of My Favorite Health Stories of The Year...
16 of My Favorite Health Stories of The Year

Retha R. Newbold – The New York Times 1) Warnings From a Flabby Mouse! The only difference between these 2 mice is that the top one was exposed at bir

Questions Around the Safety of “GMOs” and Why We Must Label Them..
Questions Around the Safety of “GMOs” and Why We Must Label Them

There is a lot of “he said” “she said” science around genetically engineered foods.  And a lot of bullying.  Anyone who steps in to speak on the t

15 Ways to Reduce Endocrine Disruptors in Your Kitchen...
15 Ways to Reduce Endocrine Disruptors in Your Kitchen

When patients come to me for help in taking charge of their health, one of the essential changes I encourage each of them to make is to reduce their toxic l

Soy is Not a Health Food:
6 Things to Know About Soy’s Big Dow
Soy is Not a Health Food:  <br/>6 Things to Know About Soy’s Big Downside

Soy, I have a big problem with you. You’re making people sick and old before their time. You may tell everyone you’re a health food, but I think we both