Healthy(er) Fast Food Eating Guide

Healthy(er) Fast Food Eating Guide

We are a fast food nation – the home cooked meals of the past are sadly becoming history. Over scheduling and modern day stress has led to many people needing a quick meal when they are on the go. That is why on any given day, more than 25 percent of Americans...
How to Sprout

How to Sprout

Sprouting seeds, nuts and legumes can dramatically increase the nutritional value of these foods and makes them a lot easier to digest. It is generally easiest to sprout legumes and seeds, and you can sprout any of them; however, mung bean, lentils, great northern...
The Link Between Artificial Sweeteners and Neurotransmitter (Dys)Function

The Link Between Artificial Sweeteners and Neurotransmitter (Dys)Function

Aspartame is a widely used artificial sweetener. Since its discovery in 1965, it has been used in thousands of food products as a non-caloric sweetener. Aspartame is about 200 times sweeter than sucrose (table sugar). However, aspartame is not the only artificial...