I am getting really sad that so many paleo people are spouting this anti GMO garbage, even on this site. Things like golden rice and GMO's are in desperate need to feed the thousands of starving (mostly people of colour) around the world and... (more)
I am Very new to Paleo and actually started Paleo after hearing about Wheat Belly and how bad GMO wheat is. My question is about organic/ NON GMO wheat, is that wheat still bad for you and if so how and why?
If you are absolutely going to eat wheat (which I'd advise against), fermented bread products (like sourdough) are the best. The bacteria break down a significant amount of the proteins, lectins, etc.
Hi, I have eaten Bell and Evans chicken for a long time as I thought it was better and more natural than buying regular grain fed. They have this on their packaging: All Vegetable Diet Raised Without Antibiotics No Animal By-Products No Growth... (more)
Since most corn is GMO, probably. Since they don't specifically advertise as non-GMO, probably. Since it is Kirkland brand, probably. Corn is a grain anyways so isn't technically Paleo. Short Answer: Probably.
I've lately been trying to persuade my family to stop drinking soymilk, to which my family is highly addicted. I've been trying to explain that soymilk is high in phytoestrogens, but my brother insists that it's only GMO soybeans that are high in... (more)
I ate pasta made only from rice flour and non gmo corn. I ended up having a lot of stomach pain that lasted from 8 at night to 7:30 the next morning. Grains are still grains even if non gmo.
I usually get organic strawberries, but I wasn't at the health food store so I just picked up some regular old strawberries and I found this: http://i46.tinypic.com/xkmz55.jpg http://i45.tinypic.com/24nfy42.jpg (more)
How sustainable is this diet for your typical American pauper? Would a 90% vegetarian diet consisting of mostly plant foods w/ some meat be more sustainable or less sustainable? Is CAFO meat worse than GMO soy, or are they both likely to be just... (more)
You could go for the Irish approach - potatoes and milk. Add some free range eggs, sardines and occasional ground beef and liver and you're pretty much there. (Assuming you're ok with potatoes and dairy.)
I'm trying to implement some of the ideas in The Perfect Health Diet (P.H.D.) and want to switch my sweetener to one that doesn't have fructose. I found this... (more)
Have you seen the rats? http://www.naturalnews.com/037249_gmo_study_cancer_tumors_organ_damage.html Use honey or fruits (very ripe bananas) they are nutrient dense sweeteners as opposed to dextrose and due to the fiber in bananas they don't spike... (more)
GMO tomatoe link Please read. Looking forward to the responses. Don't worry about it being a nightshade, for the purposes of my question just imaginge its spinach, or broccolli or something you'd eat without worry. (more)
I have the opportunity to make a presentation for my college class on toxicity. Most likely none of the student know what true health is. I am going to talk to them about toxic house hold products, personal care products, water, medication, food... (more)
Did anyone see the recent Mercola post about the meta-analysis done by Stanford claiming that Organic food has no benefits? It raised an interesting point I hadn't heard before: The Department of Homeland Security are increasingly looking into... (more)
I just watched the most recent Jeff Smith 'Institute for Responsible Technology' film about GMOs: http://geneticroulettemovie.com/ - Free watch through 9/22. Jeff Smith is one of the good guys when it comes to food safety and I really respect... (more)
Been paleo for a few months now, but recently i had some corn at a family dinner and it's like i fell in love with it all over again. Corn is one of those neolithic foods that i actually miss, along with sweet peas and white rice. What's so bad... (more)
A team at China???s Agricultural University has managed to get human breast milk from cows. Yep. Through genetic modification, researchers inserted ???human genes into cloned cow embryos which were then implanted into surrogate... (more)
I'm going to assume you're not really asking whether this is paleo. It's from GMO cows, afterall. The real question is whether this is a better alternative than formula for those who cannot breastfeed.
I shop for my vegetables at BJ's and Sam's, two discount stores that have outlets on the East Coast. I've noticed that some of the veggies look suspiciously GMO or manufactured: they look exactly alike, as GMO corn on the cob would look -- that... (more)
http://www.kerrygold.co.uk/index.php?p=faqs,3 Are Kerrygold Packet and Softer Butters organic? No, the milk used in our products is not guaranteed organic. it isnt organic. Do Kerrygold Packet and Softer Butters contain any genetically... (more)
GMO Fruits, Veggies and ...yes Salmon...lately it hit that since I've haven't been eating Grains, Dairy and Legumes, that I'm basically eating genetically modified garbage... Ever feel like you've left one evil for another.
Do genetically modified foods in general violate any particular Paleo principle? I recognized that there is an enormous potential for genetic technology to be abused and cause enormous harm, but on the other hand it also seems that this technology... (more)
How bad is canola oil? Most canola oil is genetically modified. Some is processed using hexane. But it is possible to obtain organic (not genetically modified) canola that is made using only pressure and mild heat (around 100 degrees F which is... (more)