Warning: Eating This Impairs Brain Healing

By Live in the Now,

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New evidence shows that processed sugars prevent the brain’s ability to heal after head trauma. … Continue reading

Coca-Cola Exec Steps Down After Email Scandal Exposes Deceitful Practices

By Live in the Now,

Last week, the Associated Press published emails showing close coordination between high-ranking Coca-Cola executives and leaders of the Global Energy Balance Network (GEBN), a nonprofit that claims to fund research into causes of obesity, but instead promotes the idea that lack of exercise, not bad diet, is primarily responsible for the obesity epidemic. … Continue reading

Natural Sugars 101: Your Guide to Natural Sweeteners and Sugar Substitutes

By Derek Noland,

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We know sugar is dangerous. Toxic, even. And with our knowledge of the dangers of sugar growing, the need to reduce sugar in our diets has never been greater.  But how can we reduce our sugar intake without giving up many of the foods we love? More importantly, how can we do this without resorting to health damaging sugar substitutes like Splenda and aspartame? … Continue reading