Category Archives: Food

Roundup Ready? Perhaps for Population Reduction

An interesting paper finds that Round Up / glyphosate in conjunction with the “inert” ingredients is toxic to fetal cells and placental / umbilical cells at concentrations likely to be found in foods. Then on a more “activist” site, it is linked to all manner of bad things involving gut bacteria issues and problems. Continue reading

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Vitamin A

A modest suggestion on an alternative to Golden Rice for helping prevent blindness from Vitamin A deficient diets. The Sweet Potato is your friend. Continue reading

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Species formation via inter-species hybrids

A new example of species crosses leading to a new species, and some retrospection on other cases with wheat and cabbages. Continue reading

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Plant based arthritis treatment for dogs

An interesting study in dogs with herbal treatments for arthritis and a reminder of prior work in fats and health. Continue reading

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Pizzadillas

Mixing ethnic threads in cooking can lead to good things. Put some marinara and pepperoni on your quesadilla and you get a decent pizza like alternative – the pizzadilla. Give it a try! Continue reading

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