How to stay away from heart disease, BP, diabetes?

“Let thy food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food” Hippocrates (400BC)These words have been often repeated by so many people but not practiced enough. Nutrition is a science and not a belief system. Medical Nutrition Therapy is an evidence-based medical approach to treat certain chronic conditions with nutritional diagnosis, therapy and counselling.Currently, it…

Woman ‘Deceived’ By Ingredients In Strawberry Pop-Tarts Files Class Action Lawsuit

Kellogg’s/Pixabay A woman who alleges she was deceived by ingredients within a Strawberry Pop-Tart has filed a class action against Kellogg’s.  Anita Harris has filed a class action lawsuit in Illionois federal court, accusing Kellogg’s of violating the Illinois Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act. PA Images Harris alleges that Kellogg’s is misleading consumers about the amount…

Eat Candy in Class?! Food Hacks, DIY School Supplies & Prank Wars!

How to sneak food in class! Learn 20 DIY edible school supplies and funny back to school pranks! This comedy food hacks video shows weird ways to sneak food, candy in class and prank your school friends and teachers. Join Sara, Katie and the teacher in a funny prank video and learn to make candy…

Why Do Horses Eat Weird Things?

Quality equine nutrition is paramount to keeping horses looking and feeling their best, but some horses eat things they shouldn’t, which could lead to colic or cause long-term health issues. Pica is an eating disorder that involves ingesting items that aren’t typically considered food. Some horses eat: Manure Called coprophagy, manure eating is natural. Foals…

Food as Medicine — The Answer to Mounting Health Crises

Dr. Mercola Interviews the Experts This article is part of a weekly series in which Dr. Mercola interviews various experts on a variety of health issues. To see more expert interviews, click here. Dr. Robert Lustig, a pediatric endocrinologist and Professor Emeritus at the University of California, San Francisco, has written a number of excellent…

DIY Kids’ (Or Grown-up!) Bento Lunch Ideas

Remember sack lunches growing up? You’d unroll your brown bag to find a white bread PB&J, maybe a fruit cup, a squeezable neon green beverage. And if you got a prepackaged snack cake, you were the envy of the rest of your lunch table. These days, we want our kids to have healthier choices while…

Asian American-Owned Businesses for Your Pregnancy & Baby Needs

Want to support small businesses and show your support to the Asian American community? Expectant mothers and new parents alike need look no further than these Asian American-owned businesses for their pregnancy, postpartum, baby and toddler needs. Chic maternity wear, adorable onesies, sustainable stationary, imaginative toys, and natural skincare products are just some of the…

57-YO Celebrity Chef Overcomes Body-Shaming, Now Has 386,000+ YouTube Subscribers

Most people take decades to attain a high degree of skill in their respective fields. Meanwhile, Yogambal Sundar, a 57-year-old celebrity chef from Chennai, is also a classically trained Carnatic music vocalist and Veena player. Apart from these talents, this understated culinary master also overcame the premature death of her husband a decade ago and…

As COVID-19 cases rise in New York, so does food insecurity

Depending on who you ask, this holiday season will represent something markedly different. For some, it’s a breaking point after a difficult year, where people are loosening their own social distancing protocols out of a desire to visit with family. For others, it will be one of the first holiday seasons they’ve chosen to spend…