Primo Bottled Water

Original post date 11/25/08 on Evidently I was really into bottled water.   Found this interesting article about Primo bottled water, “the only US bottled water company to use bio-based material for its singe serve 16.9 fl.oz bottles,” as of April 24. Here’s the link to the rest of the article. As of May, Primo is also “America’s Continue Reading »

Meat Marinades

Original post 11/24/08   I was recently horrified to discover that BBQ is very bad for you. Actually, cooking any meat at very high temperatures (350 degrees or higher, grilling over open flame, or smoking) causes the amino acids to break down and produce some very nasty carcinogens called heterocyclic amines (HCAs), which have been Continue Reading »

Health Care Reform

Original post date 11/19/09   I still find it amazing that human lives and money rate the same (or if anything, human lives rate less) when it comes to health care, but at least Dr. Jon LaPook has the right idea about preventive medicine and health coaching or counseling. The Institute for Integrative Nutrition now offers iPod learning for Continue Reading »

Swine Flu Vaccine

Original post date 11/18/09 on   According to this article, the swine flu vaccine is more dangerous than the swine flu itself. I happen to agree. As we are on the brink of a health care change, now is the time to demand freedom in our choice of health care.