Food Coloring, The Visual Deception

Thursday, October 17, 2013 3:10:12 PM America/Los_Angeles

colorPeople typically purchase food based on their senses. New foods, having never been tasted, are typically judged by their appearance. Manufacturers know this and use a number of substances, with the government's permission to alter the appearance of food. Are these substances as safe as the industry claims? Find out in this article from the Nutrikon Wellness Center.

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How To Exercise For Your Mind

Friday, January 18, 2013 7:32:35 PM America/Los_Angeles

It’s one of those age-old facts of life that proper exercise is necessary for proper health. Most of the modern weight-loss diets typically include in their fine print that the results they advertise occurred in conjunction with ‘proper exercise’. I think it’s safe to say that it is so obvious that if you brought it up in casual conversation, you would hear a chorus of, “Yeah, yeah, yeah” and “I know, I know, I KNOW.” But the sad fact is that even though the importance of exercise is considered an obvious fact, we still have an obesity epidemic in this country in both the adult and children populations that is escalating. High glycemic, high-fat diets at home and in schools is partially to blame, but what about No Child Left Behind?

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