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The Budwig Anti-Cancer Regimen

“I have the answer to cancer, but American doctors won’t listen. They come here and observe my methods and are impressed. Then they want to make a special deal so they can take it home and make a lot of money. I won’t do it, so I’m blackballed in every country.” — Dr. Johanna Budwig

The Budwig Anti-Cancer Regimen

Johanna Budwig

CAFO eggs have to be washed & refrigerated–not so pasture raised organic eggs

Why Do You Keep Refrigerating Your Eggs? by Dr. Mercola

When you have eggs from tens of thousands of chickens – or more — all under one roof, there’s a good chance they’re going to get feces and other contaminants on them. The US solution, rather than reducing the size of the flocks and ensuring better sanitation and access to the outdoors, is to wash the eggs…
Industrial egg washing, by the way, is banned in much of Europe, not only because of potential damage to the eggs’ cuticles but also because it might allow for more “sloppy” egg-producing practices.

How to Save Money on Organic Food

Why is Organic food so Expensive! (hint: It’s not.)
We get a ton of comments from people that are always asking “Why is Organic food so expensive!”. That’s a tough question to answer for a lot of reasons, particularly because expensive is such a relative term. My personal thoughts on the matter are that organic food is no more expensive than it’s always been– if you look at it from the standpoint of a percentage of household income. Around 60-70 years ago, we spend a much larger percent of our money on food than we do now.

And the main reason is that junk food is really cheap. Food manufacturers figured out that if they switched out ‘real food’ and replaced it with ingredients like fillers, artificial color and artificial flavors, costs went way down. And people didn’t care! They kept buying it. As a matter of fact, the companies with the cheapest food-like products started selling more than companies with ‘real food’.

Whether you agree with that line of reasoning or not, the fact remains that Junk Food is cheaper than Organic.How to Save Money on Organic Food

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Top 10 Packaged Foods You Shouldn’t Buy by Dr. Mercola

Several packaged foods on this list are sold in cans that are lined with BPA plastic. Other groups of food are best made at home because they lack added chemicals and are fresher.
Top 10 Packaged Foods You Shouldn’t Buy by Dr. Mercola

Which Dietary Factors Affect Cancer Most?

In this video by Dr. Greger, we learn we can prevent and cure cancer with
-a whole plant diet
-being a lean body weight and
-limiting alcohol intake.

NUTRITIONFACTS.ORG is a strictly non-commercial, science-based public service provided by Michael Greger, M.D., launched with seed money and support by the Jesse & Julie Rasch Foundation. Now a 501c3 nonprofit charity, provides free updates on the latest in nutrition research via bite-sized videos. There are now hundreds of videos on more than a thousand topics, with new videos and articles uploaded every day.

Warm Lemon Water & Turmeric – Powerful Healing Drink

After you heat the water, add turmeric, lemon juice and honey. Stir well. Turmeric will settle on the bottom of the cup, so keep stirring while you drink this elixir, and you will utilize all of the benefits of turmeric. Make sure you drink it while it is still warm.

Turmeric is very inexpensive. It will give your lemon water a mild flavor, and have a positive effect on every system in your body. Adding this powerful spice to your diet is one of the best things you can do for your health.

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Avocado Seeds – Superfoods For Your Health

Wow! I didn’t know this but it makes sense.
“How you can get the avocado seeds
All you have to do to get these seeds into your diet is slice open an avocado carefully, remove the seed, place it into a plastic bag and crush it with a meat mallet or hammer. After, place the crushed seed into a blender and grind it into a fine powder. Then, sprinkle the seed mixture onto meals and eat up to receive the health benefits from this amazing super food.” Read more.

Incredible Edible Public Park Helps to Feed 200,000 People Every Month

Inspirational food growing park for any community seeking to educate people on how to grow food and to meet the needs of people who are food insecure. 8:29 video by John Vibes.

How to Make Probiotics/Lacto-fermented Sauerkraut for One Dollar

Great article with 8 min video to show us how to make fermented sauerkraut that is nutritious and inexpensive. This can lead to fermenting all kinds of vegetables, I hear. My daughter makes this and loves it.