I don't like trans-fats, heck I don't even touch the stuff or look at it for that matter, I think it's downright garbage. However, the CW-worshiping crowd that runs the FDA, USDA, and all these crap agencies often group trans-fats along with... (more)
Article Link: http://health.yahoo.net/experts/dayinhealth/artificial-sweeteners-milk According to the article I just read: "In a petition filed with the FDA, the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) and the National Milk Producers... (more)
After reading articles and watching videos (Weston A Price, ..) heavily criticizing USDA's recommendations, I thought it would be interesting to directly ask Health Canada (which I believe recommends pretty much the same diet as the USDA) what... (more)
FDA's most comprehensive list about foods containing Acrylamide: http://www.fda.gov/food/foodsafety/foodcontaminantsadulteration/chemicalcontaminants/acrylamide/ucm053549.htm Wikipedia entry: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acrylamide Paleo, by... (more)
Hunter gatherers eat most of their foods (both animal and vegetable) well cooked. In a news story yesterday they even found evidence of controlled fire in a South African cave dated back 1,000,000 years. Humans are the "cooking ape" and it is... (more)
I think this is a pretty neat question to ask. Who would you appoint as head of the USDA and FDA? And why? Personally for the USDA, Melissa McEwen would be my first choice. For the FDA, I'm not 100%, but Chris Masterjohn would be on the top of... (more)
Ed was so kind to close my last thread and Thomas my socialist pal was kind enough to hack my question so I pose it once again......are you sick of this bullshit yet?
The FDA and Senator Durbin???s latest attack against the dietary supplement industry should leave consumers for natural health options at affordable prices up in arms. This attack will target some of the most popular and effective dietary... (more)
I found what appeared to be the tip of a latex/plastic glove with something red in the tip in a half gallon of Horizon DHEA milk. I had just opened it. After speaking with a customer complaint person who basically said that it was impossible for... (more)
Does anyone know if the FDA dietary guidelines take into account absorption of nutrients from food? For example, if it says 600 mg of such and such, does that mean 600 mg absorbed from food or 600 mg contained in food before eating? Note: I am... (more)
no they cant because it is variable among persons. But you can determine this yourself by intensive testing with your doc.