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3 Books to Promote Healthy Eating

(Originally posted at Almost the Truth) There are so many mixed messages out there that our children see and hear about food. They are bombarded with messages about their bodies, food, and values by the media, schools, family, and books. Just take these few examples as message that maybe be confusing to kids, and undermine […]

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Forget Frankenfoods! Beware the Werechow!

(Here’s a guest post by reader and writer, Denis Faye.  I appreciate the humor and breakdown of label reading.) By now, “Frankenfood,” the derogatory term used to describe genetically modified crops, is a term that most educated consumers are painfully aware of. While it’s an apt description, the fact that it’s been co-opted strictly for […]

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