Earth Science Skin Care – All Natural After All!!
I have some skin care products from Earth Science Skin Care company that I really like. Their Earth Science Clarifying Face Washand their Earth Science Almond-Aloe Moist UnscentedFacial Moisturizer. I had switched from Cetaphil facial wash after learning what horrible ingredients are in it. I was disapointed when my friend gave me a link to the Cosmetic Database where you can look up cosmetic products and find out how harmful they are. When my favorite Earth Science products
The Do’s and Dont’s of Nesting/Remodeling While Pregnant
I always find it astounding the amount of pregnant women who, during their nesting, end up creating a far more toxic environment for their newborn baby than what they had to begin with. Many people may not know it, but indoor air pollution is actually worse than outdoor air pollution, in fact 2 to 10 times as worse depending on the materials in your home. There are many materials in your home that can omit Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC’s) into the air that you are breathing
Could Your Plastic Wrap and Food Storage Containers Be Making You Sick?
This is an article from an issue of Organic Style, my favorite magazine that unfortunately went out of publication. “Yes, Your Food Storage Can Be Safer” by Kieran Doherty Solve the container conundrum once and for all with these sensible solutions that keep edibles fresh – and minimize your exposure to potentially harmful chemicals. If you are heating up last night’s pasta primavera in a plastic container, there’s something you should know: Plastic contains chemical additive
NFL Football Star Tony Gonzalez Goes Vegan After Reading The China Study!
The video below is of Tony Gonzalez making a vegan shake and explaining some of the different fruits and vegetables that he puts in his shake – all of the packages I noticed were from Trader Joe’s!! Oh, I love Tony Gonzalez more and more! To top it off, he talks about how the acai berry is a very important part of his shake because of it’s high antioxidant levels. In the video he uses Sambazon rather than MonaVie, but I’ve been doing a ton of research lately on the difference
Famous Vegan and Vegetarian Quotes
A vegetarian is a person who won’t eat anything that can have children. –David Brenner Animals are my friends…and I don’t eat my friends. –George Bernard Shaw How can you eat anything with eyes? –Will Kellogg Teaching a child not to step on a caterpillar is as valuable to the child, as it is to the caterpillar. — Bradley Miller If slaughterhouses had glass walls, everyone would be vegetarian. We feel better about ourselves and better about the animals, knowing we’re not contr
Notes On The Gerson Miracle
Notes from Charlotte Gerson Lecture: Toxins are in our food due to processing, preserving, pesticides, bleaching, excess fats and proteins that your body can not break down properly, etc. Toxins are also enzyme inhibitors so as long as there are too many toxins in the body, the enzyme systems can’t work and you can’t digest properly, you can’t assimilate the nutrients that your body needs properly, you can’t break down the fats and proteins to their end products and so they a
The Perils of Dairy
If there is only one thing you pay attention to on this entire website, it should be this video. I find myself sharing this video with anyone who is questioning whether dairy is really as good for them as they had thought. Below is a link to the video as well as corresponding notes I have taken from the video. Perils of Dairy Lecture by Dr. John McDougall p.s. skip the first 15 minutes of this lecture - it’s just a lot of thank you’s to people at this conference… Cow’s Milk
Online Resources Regarding The Gerson Therapy
About the Gerson Therapy Overview of Gerson Therapy, its history and basic protocol. Click here for article by Paul Fassa Books and DVDs available from the Gerson Library http://www.youtube.com/gersoninstitute Scientific papers supporting the Gerson Therapy. Explanation of missing information and why Dr. Max Gerson’s work is censored on Wikipedia. Gerson Documentaries The Gerson Miracle http://www.hulu.com/watch/180363/the-gerson-miracle The Gerson Miracle, with Polish subtit
Thinking of Going Vegan or Vegetarian but You Don’t Know Where To Start? Here’s Some Advice…
Most people assume if you’re vegan that you must not like to see cute little piggies and cows getting slaughtered. It just breaks your heart so much that you just decided to take one of the most essential proteins that we as humans eat and just ditch it from your diet for the sake of the animals. I’m not saying that this isn’t a huge part of it, because once you open your eyes to the way we treat our livestock in this country, it definitely does help you avoid meat and dairy
Are You Going To Raise Your Children Vegan?
Below is a post from dcvegan.com that I thought was a great read: Ramblings of A Vegan Mama Will You Raise Your Child Vegan?? That, my friends, is the most asked question of a pregnant vegan. I can’t count how many times friends, strangers and relatives asked me THAT question, with eyebrows cocked. So my response was to raise my eyebrows right back and say “Why wouldn’t I?” It is mind boggling to me that one can look at a perfectly healthy person whose strong sense of moralit