News

Another Benefit of Organic Food

A major new study confirms that a diet high in fruit and vegetables is better for the planet than one high in animal products. The study also finds that organic food provides significant, additional climate Read More

Features

The Truth Behind the Terms

For those of you choosing to throw some meat on the grill, it’s important to start with high quality fare. As Michael Pollan famously wrote, “You are what what you eat eats.” To ensure what Read More

Nutrition

Diet Feeling a Little Dirty?

Autumn is well underway, so now is the time to clean up before the cool winter breezes usher us into the holidays. Now, I’m not just talking about raking leaves and busting out the seasonal Read More

Nutrition

Say No to GMOs

The fight to label genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in foods has always been a challenge. Large companies like Monsanto, Cargill, Nestlé, and others are opposed to GMO labeling. In 2012, California Proposition 37—a proposition seeking Read More

Eating Matters

Chemical Exposure

Emerging evidence ties endocrine-disrupting chemical exposure to two of the biggest public health threats facing society – diabetes and obesity, according to the executive summary of an upcoming Scientific Statement issued by the Endocrine Society. Read More