Nectarines – 5 Surprising Facts [Bonus Recipe included]

Nectarines – 5 Surprising Facts [Bonus Recipe included]

1. Nectarines are sometimes called “shaved peaches” because their skin is smooth. 2. Contrary to popular belief that they are a cross between plums and peaches, nectarines are in fact a type of peach. Every one in a while, a … Continue reading

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Pediatrician Group Warns: Pesticides are a Danger to Kids

Pediatrician Group Warns: Pesticides are a Danger to Kids

A new policy statement by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is warning parents about the potential dangers of pesticides for their kids: Epidemiologic evidence demonstrates associations between early life exposure to pesticides and pediatric cancers, decreased cognitive function, and … Continue reading

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Study: Organic Not More Nutritious. So What!

Study: Organic Not More Nutritious. So What!

The organic and conventional food camps have another new study to argue over. This one is published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition: A “disappointingly small” number of well-designed studies have looked at whether organic foods may have health … Continue reading

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What Do Strawberries Have to Do with ADHD Kids?

What Do Strawberries Have to Do with ADHD Kids?

A new study by US and Canadian scientists is linking ADHD to pesticide. Researchers found that kids with high levels of pesticide residue in their urine were more likely to suffer from the challenging attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Unfortunately some … Continue reading

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Which Fruits and Vegs to Buy Organic?

Which Fruits and Vegs to Buy Organic?

Do you want to start using more organic food in your diet? A great place to start is fresh fruits and vegetables. You don’t need to switch overnight from conventional to all organic. If you are switching to organic to … Continue reading

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