Tagged "food labels"

I am not a farmer
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That pharmaceutical companies have taken an interest and profit from the food we eat should cause each of us to seriously question what is on our plates. Don’t let others make the decision for you – you have a right to know what’s in your food. If you live in Washington state, vote Yes on 522.

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Posted In: Happening Now
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An Orwellian Reminder
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With all the Orwellian “Doublespeak” surrounding our foods, we pretty much have to assume that packaged foods are “guilty until proven innocent” when it comes to labels and claims.

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Posted In: #2 - No HFCS, Thoughts & Observations
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The single most important thing you need to know when reading food labels
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Want to know what it is? Click on over to read my guest post on the Attune Foods blog and find out!

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Posted In: Strategies
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Sugar is sugar is sugar is sugar!
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Most “natural” products don’t list the word “sugar” anywhere in the ingredients list. Instead, they list various other types of refined, concentrated sources of sugar, like brown rice syrup or honey.

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Posted In: Sugar
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Five Words Ruined by the Food Industry
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Next time you see any of these words used on a label or in an advertisement, think of them as a red flag and consider your choice carefully.

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Posted In: Strategies
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There are no bad foods (and five more industry lies)
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These food industry lies are pervasive and persuasive, and pretty convincing if you aren’t willing to scratch below the surface.

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Posted In: Thoughts & Observations
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Objectionable Food Adjectives
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The list of objectionable adjectives that Big Food uses to market their products seems never ending, and I thought it’d be fun to create a word mashup with some of my favorites.

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Posted In: Thoughts & Observations
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