Daily Archives: February 12, 2013

Benefits of Himalayan Salt

Himalayan Sea Salt vs Processed table salt: Processed table Salt: They get you by saying “Sea Salt” but in reality all salt comes from the sea. Does that mean all salt is good for you? The answer is no not all salt is good for you. The term “sea salt” is essentially meaningless just as the word “fresh” is when it comes to fast food restaurants. White processed salt is still called “sea salt” even though it is lacking all the sea minerals. Table salt is known to be linked to many causes of iodine deficiency. Iodine is a natural mineral in the ocean […]

What are GMOs?

What are GMOs? What are GMOs? GMOs, or Genetically Modified Organisms, are plants or animals created through the gene splicing techniques of biotechnology (also know as genetic engineering, or GE). The experimental technology combines DNA from different species, creating unstable combinations of plant, animal, bacterial and viral genes that cannot occur in nature or in traditional crossbreeding. GMOs are the source of Genetically Modified Foods. Genetically Modified Foods are transgenic plant products: soybean, corn, canola, and cotton seed oil. These may have been engineered for faster growth, resistance to pathogens, production of extra nutrients, or any other beneficial purpose. Most all commercial GMOs […]