Sunday , February 18 2018

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ORGANIC FOOD AND HOW HEALTHIER IT IS FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY

ABOUT ORGANIC FOOD AND HOW HEALTHIER IT IS FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY

Genetically engineered foods (GE) or GMOs are animals or plants, whose DNA has been changed in unnatural ways and in most countries organic crops are GMO- free. As for the organic meat, it comes from animals that are raised on GMO- free feed. There is an ongoing controversy about the GMOs effects on our health and the environment. Generally, GMOs are used to make the crops resistant to herbicides and to produce their own insecticides. FDA and the biotech companies engineering GMOs say they are safe, nevertheless several food safety advocates indicate these products are only short- term tested and no long- term studies are conducted to confirm GMOs safety. GMOs have been associated with gastro- intestinal problems and increased …

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ORGANIC FOODS THE SAFEST CHOICE FOR YOU & YOUR FAMILY

ARE ORGANIC FOODS THE SAFEST CHOICE FOR YOU & YOUR FAMILY?

Recently, many questions have been raised such as: Is organic food really the best for our health? Do pesticides and GMOs cause diseases? Here, we are trying to help you make better choices. A commitment to healthy eating is considered a step towards a healthier life. It is not only about eating more fruits, vegetables, good fats and whole grains, but also about the food safety; the way foods are raised or grown can affect your health as well as the environment. First, you need to know that there are certain requirements for the products to be labeled “organic”. A safe soil is required for growing organic crops with no modifications, synthetic pesticides, GMOs, sewage sludge-based fertilizers or petroleum-based fertilizers. …

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