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Study: Organic Produce and Meat No Healthier Than Conventional Varieties for Vitamins and Nutrients

Study: Organic Produce and Meat No Healthier Than Conventional Varieties for Vitamins and Nutrients

According to a new study by researchers at Stanford University and the Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, organic produce and meat are no different from conventional varieties when it comes to vitamins and nutrient content. In other words, organic food aren’t worth ponying up the extra cash. From […]

by · September 3, 2012 · Healthy Living
DudeFoods’ Cinnaburger Rivals Paula Deen’s Infamous Donut Burger

DudeFoods’ Cinnaburger Rivals Paula Deen’s Infamous Donut Burger

If you have a death wish, try the Cinnaburger — a hollowed-out cinnamon bun stuffed with ground beef and bacon. This is in the traditional of the artery-clogging dishes Paula Deen prepares. Well, she used to prepare shocking dishes such as a donut burger, but since she was diagnosed with […]

by · July 1, 2012 · Healthy Living
Southern-Style Chef Paula Deen has Diabetes, But is Anyone Really Surprised?

Southern-Style Chef Paula Deen has Diabetes, But is Anyone Really Surprised?

Is anyone really surprised to learn that Southern cooking personality Paula Deen has diabetes? What’s surprising is that she is just learning she has the condition. This is the same woman who dished on Michelle Obama’s appearance on her show, saying she was eating just about everything. Um, Paula Deen […]

by · January 13, 2012 · Healthy Living
Study Finds Vegetarian Diets & Regular Exercise Reduces Diabetes in Blacks

Study Finds Vegetarian Diets & Regular Exercise Reduces Diabetes in Blacks

Study finds vegetarian diets & regular exercise substantially reduces diabetes in blacks. STUDY:  Vegetarian diets (vegan, lacto ovo, semi-) reduces diabetes in blacks — substantially and independently. The study found that in blacks, the dimension of the protection associated with vegetarian diets, was as great as the excess risk associated […]

by · November 6, 2011 · Healthy Living, Latest News

Have You Felt Your Boobies Lately?

It’s breast cancer awareness month and it’s the time when we remember women who have paid the ultimate price with their lives in the fight against breast cancer. It was my turn recently to submit to my doctor’s order for a mammogram. I became fully aware of my body when my doctor […]

by · October 4, 2011 · Healthy Living
Survey says that half of primary care physicians would leave medicine if they could

Survey says that half of primary care physicians would leave medicine if they could

I think that it would be prudent to pay attention to what half of the physicians who responded to the survey had to say: In the survey, the foundation sent questionnaires to more than 150,000 doctors nationwide. Of the 12,000 respondents, 49 percent said they’d consider leaving medicine. Many said […]

by · November 19, 2008 · Healthy Living