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What Nutrition Means to Me

What Nutrition Means to Me

Why Nutrition Is So Important By Marcela Owen I have gone through various stages in my life regarding nutrition. I grew up eating a diet rich in meats, pastas, pastries, breads, fruits and vegetables. As I grew older I tried different approaches to modify my diet. I’ve experimented with becoming vegan, then vegetarian and then [...]

September 16, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues 0

Nine Foods You Should Never Eat Again

Nine Foods You Should Never Eat Again

By Nicole T. Smith, LAc. With so much misinformation out there about food and how it affects human health, making healthy food choices for you and your family can be difficult and confusing. There are a number of specific foods; however, that you will want to avoid in almost every circumstance because they provide virtually [...]

May 20, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues 0

Is Your Shampoo Making You Fat?

Is Your Shampoo Making You Fat?

By Nicole T. Smith, LAc. You may not eat your shampoo, but that doesn’t mean what’s in it is harmless. From the book Skinny Genes: “As you know, there are many processes and reactions occurring in the body that keep us at a certain weight. And there are many variables that can disrupt these processes. [...]

April 28, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues, Uncategorized 0

Industry Labels and My Thoughts

Industry Labels and My Thoughts

What is organic? Organic is a labeling term that indicates that the food or other agricultural product has been produced through approved methods that integrate cultural, biological, and mechanical practices that foster cycling of resources, promote ecological balance, and conserve biodiversity.   Simply stated, organic produce and other ingredients are grown without the use of [...]

April 6, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues 0

What Does Green Mean?

What Does Green Mean?

Why should I care about the environment? Well, for one I know what some of you may be thinking, you are probably thinking that green is such a buzz word right now and there’s so much information and theories to decipher, so how can we contribute? I feel that every little bit counts, so it [...]

November 26, 2012 Women For Natural Living Issues, Uncategorized 0

What is Prop 37?

What is Prop 37?

By Dr. Mercola The greatest opportunity to give people the right to know if their food is genetically engineered will occur with the California ballot initiative – officially known as Proposition 37 – which is coming up for vote on November 6. Proposition 37 will require labeling of genetically engineered foods, and end the routine [...]

October 1, 2012 Women For Natural Living Issues, Uncategorized 2

My Commitment To Go Organic

My Commitment To Go Organic

I personally decided to consume organic for many reasons that I mentioned on previous newsletters but I want to express why it’s so important for me to follow an organic lifestyle. It is probably nearly impossible to adopt a lifestyle that is one hundred percent organic so I mix it up a bit. The myth [...]

September 10, 2012 Women For Natural Living Issues, Uncategorized 1

What are GMOs? Part 3

What are GMOs? Part 3

Parts 1 and 2 described what GMOs are and we spoke about some details of GMOs. If you missed either article, go to recent articles to read Parts 1 and 2. Today’s issue includes Part 3, I continue to interview Michael Funk, Women For Natural Living’s expert, for more insight on GMOs. MO: I heard [...]

June 11, 2012 Women For Natural Living Uncategorized 0

What are GMOs? Part 2

What are GMOs? Part 2

Part 1 described what GMOs are and we spoke about some details of GMOs. If you missed the article, go to recent articles to read Part 1. Today’s issue includes Part 2, I continue to interview Michael Funk, Women For Natural Living’s expert, for more insight on GMOs. Enjoy! MO: Is there a link between [...]

June 4, 2012 Women For Natural Living Uncategorized 0

What are GMOs? Part 1

What are GMOs? Part 1

Why should we care about Genetically Modified Organisms or GMOs? For the next 3 weeks, I will be discussing all about GMOs. Michael Funk, Women For Natural Living’s expert, describes in detail how GMOs can affect our lives. Michael is an expert in the natural foods industry, and I know you’ll find these interviews extremely [...]

May 28, 2012 Women For Natural Living Uncategorized 0