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3 Food Like Substances You Need To Avoid by JoachimsTraining Posted Wed 04 Sep 2013 12:53pm These two seemingly unrelated observations are fundamentally linked 1- It is estimated that at least two thirds of all deaths in the U.S. are related to bad diets. 2- Our grocery stores and agricultural system have been hijacked by big business. Food companies have figured out how to get us to eat more than we need. They've employed ma ... Read on »
FDA Announces Letter to Industry on Marketing of Animal Food Substances as Generally Recognized As Safe (GRAS) by FDA Posted Fri 15 Oct 2010 10:10am October 15, 2010 The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced today the availability of a letter to suppliers of animal food ingredients and manufacturers of animal food. The letter explains the legal framework for marketing a substance as Generally Recognized As Safe, or GRAS, for use in animal food. As FDA e ... Read on »
Let's Play a Game: Guess the Edible Food-like Substance! by Nutritionista Posted Mon 22 Feb 2010 11:23am In the vein of today’s earlier post on the unnecessary crap in so much of today’s processed food, I want to play a little game. I’m going to post the ingredients in a common food. You tell me what it is. The winner is the one who gets the closest to the actual product (brand, flavor, etc.). What do you get if you win? I’m not sure, but ... Read on »
Guess the Edible Food-like Substance! by Nutritionista Posted Thu 18 Mar 2010 6:40am It’s time for another round! You guys were too quick last time , so I tried to make it harder. The rules: I post ingredients in a common food. You tell me what it is. The winner is the one who gets closest to the actual product (brand, flavor, etc.). I’ll tell you the answer in a few hours, or if someone gets it! If you don’t see an up ... Read on »
I am a food-like substance by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted Mon 20 Apr 2009 11:16pm Here's a two minute excerpt from a 2-hour class - part of Dr. Heidi's intro to her Nutrition course... Read on »
Stepping Into the Ring, Round 1: Substance vs. Food Fashion by Corey I. Patient Expert Posted Fri 01 Jan 2010 12:00am I belong to this website called Tastespotting.com that features absolutely gorgeous, mouth-watering pictures that people have taken of their recipes or things that they're about to eat. Now of course, it's wonderful fun to look at these pictures, & I once even submitted a picture of my own. It was an unceremonious snapshot of ... Read on »
Icky Substance I Just Found In My “Whole Foods” Salad… by okumanutritionals Posted Thu 27 Feb 2014 7:37pm You Won’t Believe How Gross What I Found In My Whole Foods Salad Is… Read More HERE… Ugh… I have to go to the grocery store this weekend and I’m TOTALLY dreading it. Does your head spin when you read food labels? So does mine. In fact, I stopped reading food labels a couple years ago when I stopped shopping in the aisles ... Read on »
Management of Certain Cattle Origin Material Pursuant to the Substances Prohibited from Use in Animal Food and Feed Final Rule by Terry S. Patient Expert Posted Sat 18 Apr 2009 12:37am Management of Certain Cattle Origin Material Pursuant to the Substances Prohibited from Use in Animal Food and Feed Final Rule On April 25, 2008, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published a final rule (40 pp, 282K, about PDF) prohibiting the use of certain cattle parts in ALL animal feed, including pet food. The cattle parts that can no ... Read on »
Docket No. FDA2002N0031 (formerly Docket No. 2002N0273) RIN 0910AF46 Substances Prohibited From Use in Animal Food or Feed; Fin by Terry S. Patient Expert Posted Thu 09 Apr 2009 5:27pm Thursday, April 09, 2009 Docket No. FDA2002N0031 (formerly Docket No. 2002N0273) RIN 0910AF46 Substances Prohibited From Use in Animal Food or Feed; Final Rule: Proposed mhtml:%7B33B38F65-8D2E-434D-8F9B-8BDCD77D3066%7Dmid://00000056/!x-usc:mailto:burt.pritchett@fda.hhs.gov Greetings FDA et al, I kindly wish to comment on the following ... Read on »
Aspartame is, by far, the most dangerous substance on the market that is added to foods. by Karen Bettison Posted Sun 04 Oct 2009 11:14pm from the website: http://www.mercola.com/article/aspartame/dangers.htm Aspartame is the technical name for the brand names NutraSweet, Equal, Spoonful, and Equal-Measure. It was discovered by accident in 1965 when James Schlatter, a chemist of G.D. Searle Company, was testing an anti-ulcer drug. Aspartame was approved for dry goods in 1981 a ... Read on »