food and nutrition


  1. Let's Listen to Bill Clinton's Advice on Modern Biotechnology
    A speech of former U.S. President, Bill Clinton decrying a culture of fear that has engulfed the debate about genetically modified crops.

  2. Soy Much News
    The recent months have been marked by many new studies about soy, so many that it can be difficult to keep up. Here is a summary of the latest important findings on the famous bean.

  3. Your Diet And Nutrition Are You An Emotional Eater?
    Many people suffer from the same eating problems, but among those eating issues, there is on that stands out. Emotional eating. For most people, it is the leading cause of abnormal weight gain, as you end up compensating for your emotional distress by sitting down for a large snack. Once and a while this is fine, but do it too often and you will find it hard to lose any weight.

  4. How To Find Really Healthy Food in the Grocery Store
    We all try and stick to choosing healthy items when grocery shopping or eating out, but how well do we really know our foods? Discover how to find out about reading between the lines, what to look out for in labels and how to dine out healthily.

  5. Essential Nutrition For Every Woman
    As a woman, your body is very complex. Throughout every phase of your life you will require extra care and nutritional support. Today's scientific advances support a number of natural choices for women, like soy. Still, the fact remains that calcium, folic acid and iron continue to be the most important nutrients that can impact a woman's total health.

  6. Healthy Eating Shopping List
    Healthy eating starts with careful planning and organization. Since fresh produce has a very limited shelf life, regular grocery shopping is a must. Creating a menu for the week and writing out a shopping list will save you time and money; while helping you stick to healthy recipes. Local health food stores and farmer markets are very money-wise solutions. Plus, frequent visits will allow you expand your culinary horizons as well as mingle with other health-concerned people. ...

  7. Six Simply Ways To Eat More Heathily
    With so much 'diet advice' around today it is little wonder if you feel somewhat confused. Whether you are wanting to lose weight, maintain your weight or help your family eat more healthfully....these six, simple ideas will help you to eat more heathfully.

  8. Nutrition: Is Organic Worth It?
    In our quest for a healthier life style and following a better more nutritious diet we are some times faced with decisions. Is it better for me to purchase natural, organic and hormone free foods? What do these things mean?

  9. What Causes Us To Age?
    Science has made stunning discoveries in this area of human interest, it's something we all want to know - can we slow down the process of ageing, can we live longer, if so, how? It's a highly technical subject, too detailed to look at in-depth within this article. But, we can give you some powerful pointers to help slow down the ageing process and increase your chances of a healthier old age.

  10. Plough or Not to Plough
    Urges African farmers to embrace conservation tillage.