A man in Texas has been confirmed as the fourth case of Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (vCJD) in the United States. Though people generally call it Mad Cow disease, when present in humans the disease is known as vCJD.
Fighting obesity by taxing sugary drinks and restricting junk food advertisements aimed at children has support from a wide majority of residents surveyed in a Southern California public health study released on Thursday.
Upon inspecting the tomato plants yesterday, I was shocked see a few large ripe tomatoes. I didn't think I would see tomatoes for a few more weeks. It's possible, I said possible I could have a few tomatoes on the tables this Saturday at the farm st
For another, gluten may also trigger delayed sensitivities in a much larger portion of the population: up to 60 percent, according to The World's Healthiest Foods (2). Delayed sensitivities include chronic inflammation as well as other side effects,
It took the Fed long enough but finally even it succumbed to the reality of surging food prices when, as we reported previously, it hiked cafeteria prices at ground zero: the cafeteria of the Chicago Fed, stating that "prices continue to rise between
A perfect storm of conditions are combining to endanger humanity through an unfolding and catastrophic food shortage. The World Bank has taken notice and has declared this to be humanity's biggest threat.Entered By: Dave Hodges
Big Cheese offers no fewer than 30 different takes on the hearty dish -- including everything from a vegan poutine to an apple cinnamon dessert poutine -- that's said to have been invented by a woman in rural Quebec in the 1950s, delighting decades
World Bank warns of food riots as rising food prices push world populations toward revolt
That old bunch of carrots or pot of soup that sat for too long in your fridge, then ended up in your trash, doesn't seem like much. But when multiplied over an entire year and expanded globally, the problem of food waste becomes one of epic proportio
What if I told you that according to the FDA “Nearly two-thirds of our fruits and vegetables--and 80% of seafood--eaten domestically come from outside the U.S. 4” OK so now we are not just talking about limes we are talking about 66% of ALL of our f
World food prices rose in the first quarter of the year for the first time since their all-time high in August 2012, driven by rising demand in China, drought in the United States and unrest in Ukraine.
The world’s food supplies are at risk because farmland is becoming rapidly concentrated in the hands of wealthy elites and corporations. Small farmers, the UN says, grow 70% of the world’s food but the land which they control is shrinking
We have previously covered the “pink slime” controversy and claims by the industry that the term is defamatory toward a beef product that it prefers to call “lean finely textured beef.” Now, the Supreme Court of South Dakota
, bananas can also serve as a natural remedy for treating depression, promoting regularity, boosting brain power and calming the nerves, among other important functions within the body.
Welcome back to Smoking Meat Week! In this video, Karl Engel from Pigcasso shows us how to smoke baby back ribs.
The researcher whose work led scientific credence to claims that those without celiac disease — which causes an immune response in the small intestines in the presence of gluten — still benefit from a gluten-free diet has
These effects are due to the beta glucan polysaccharides, or complex sugars, along with fatty acids and polypeptides. All of these have a lot to do with the curative effects. Also contained within Lion's Mane is oleanolic acids and adenosine. These
Dietary fiber, or roughage, occurs in two separate forms: soluble and insoluble. Insoluble fiber cannot be digested by the body, but still plays a critical role in absorbing water from the digestive system and providing bulk to keep the intestinal mu
The Department of Agriculture has warned of sticker shock facing home chefs on the eve of the Memorial Day holiday weekend, the unofficial start of the U.S. summer grilling season.
Small and large organic farms alike that sell produce would be impacted by the proposed new rules, which would place burdensome restrictions on everything from compost to livestock to water – so much so that many farmers
Would you like your pizza home-delivered by an unmanned drone? That may not be impossible in future, for a little-known pizza chain in Mumbai last week succeeded in making a test-delivery less than 3km away from its outlet in Lower Parel by using a
Genetic engineering of foods is one of the most controversial subjects of the last two decades. Since humans first domesticated crops and animals, people have bred different breeds and species together, to obtain better plants and animals. Since
Report: Food Prices Skyrocket: “We’re Going to Have a Major Problem Coming Into the Fall”
The Meat Crisis Is Here: Price Of Shrimp Up 61% – 7 Million Pigs Dead – Beef At All-Time High
Milk is the primary source of nourishment and hydration for infants during the first two years of life.
Buy More Often... Chicken and turkey (take off skin) Fish Lean cuts of meat Skim or 1% milk, evaporated skim milk Cheeses lower in fat and sodium (like low-fat cheddar, part- skim mozzarella) Low-fat
Interview with Mike Adams the Health Ranger
I do have a standard to compare with. After basic training, my weight was also 185 +/- 5 but included twenty pounds of muscles on my upper body and legs with a thirty inch waist. Thus loss of my belly fat is likely to take me down to 165 +/- 5 poun
Proactive citizens all across the country have taken a stance and made their voices heard, and have made a positive change in their cities by urgently requesting the end of GMO cultivation – this can be done and is being done on local levels, right n
If sci-fi is any guide, someday we'll all have robot maids toiling away in aprons and paper hats as they prepare our every culinary delight.