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You May Never Eat McDonald's French Fries Again After Reading This

You May Never Eat McDonald’s French Fries Again After Reading This

McDonald’s French fries is a food that the majority of Americans have eaten at least once in their lives. For many, it is regular fare in their diets. On the surface, they may seem like a simple food: potatoes, oil and salt. Right? Maybe not. The fast food giant published ingredient lists and processing techniques last year in a campaign […]

4 Everyday Things You Think Are Healthy But Really Aren't

4 Everyday Things You Think Are Healthy But Really Aren’t

Most of us try on a day to day basis to live in the best and most healthful way we know how. Of course, this “know-how” can change over time as we learn and discover more. People are constantly making discoveries that things they used to think were healthy, are actually bad for you. Here are some household, everyday things […]

Breaking: FDA Finally Bans This Everyday Household Item!

Breaking: FDA Finally Bans This Everyday Household Item!

In a surprising decision, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has now decided to ban the majority of antibacterial soaps and body washes that are currently on the market. These soap products contain triclosan and/or triclocarban, which are the two most common antibacterial ingredients out there. An additional 17 active ingredients were also in the ban. According to the […]

The Truth About Essential Oils - Are They Just Another Scam?

The Truth About Essential Oils – Are They Just Another Scam?

Recently our society has been taking positive steps toward healthier living by seeking out natural alternative remedies and safer personal care products. Millennial mothers particularly have been found to trend toward finding alternative solutions for their families and children when sick. One of those trendy products that have been getting a lot of media attention lately are essential oils – […]

FDA: Skip The Cookie Dough, But Not Because Of Raw Eggs!

FDA: Skip The Cookie Dough, But Not Because Of Raw Eggs!

If you love eating cookie dough, you’re not alone. Manufacturers even make cookie dough flavored ice creams and other foods these days. However, most of us know there is a risk when consuming this sweet uncooked treat – the raw eggs in it are known to have issues with salmonella contamination from time to time. Now, the United States Food […]

Flour - The Latest Food Recall Due to E. coli Outbreak

Flour – The Latest Food Recall Due to E. coli Outbreak

General Mills has recently launched a wide recall of over 10 million pounds of flour due to a possible outbreak of E. coli in over 20 states. Now, they have announced the findings that this huge batch of flour was all produced at one of its processing plants in Kansas City, Missouri. This recall covered several different varieties of the […]