Archive | August, 2010

British government urges individuals to take personal responsibility for health

11 Aug

Public health epidemics like obesity and diabetes have led some governments to impose new restrictions on people’s food and lifestyle habits. But according to a recent Guardian article, the new U.K. government is now calling more on individuals, rather than the state, to start taking responsibility for health and wellness. Continue reading

Drowning in soda: America’s health problems made far worse by massive soda consumption

11 Aug

The booming popularity of sugary soft drinks has led to 6,000 more deaths, 14,000 more cases of heart disease and 130,000 new cases of diabetes in the past 10 years, according to a study conducted by researchers from the University of California-San Francisco and presented at the annual Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention conference of the American Heart Association. Continue reading

Amy’s kitchen

11 Aug

We didn’t set out to become the nation’s leading natural frozen food brand. All we wanted to do was create a business that would allow us to earn a living by providing convenient and tasty natural vegetarian meals for people like ourselves, who appreciated good food, but were often too busy to cook “from scratch.”

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Vegan Banana Pancakes

2 Aug

Another one of my favorite recipes, I make this all the time! It is SO GOOD!!

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Shrimp’s Dirty Secrets: Why America’s Favorite Seafood Is a Health and Environmental Nightmare

2 Aug

The environmental impact of shrimp can be horrific. But most Americans don’t know where their shrimp comes from or what’s in it.

The environmental impact of shrimp can be horrific. But most Americans don’t know where their shrimp comes from or what’s in it.

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Extra Weight Adds to Economic Woes

2 Aug

Years of being overweight not only contributes to health problems but also to a person’s economic woes, new research suggests. Continue reading

Carl Sagan: A Universe Not Made for Us

2 Aug