Archive for the ‘Junk Food’ Category

 

The Perpetual Life of Processed Foods – Yay or Nay?

Posted on June 24th, 2015 by Dr. Mercola  |  1 Comment »

How would you feel about  an ice cream that doesn’t melt even when left in the sun on an 80-degree day for 12 hours? You would freak out, right? This is exactly what happened to a woman in Cincinnati who bought her son a seemingly normal Walmart ice cream sandwich that refused to melt. Local […]

 
 

Why Instant Noodles Can Potentially Wreck Your Health

Posted on February 25th, 2015 by Dr. Mercola  |  2 Comments »

Strapped for cash or feeling too tired to whip up a wholesome dinner? For many people the first option might probably be to cook some instant noodles. Indeed, easy-to-cook ramen noodles have become a popular go-to snack or meal choice for many, especially those who are pressed for time or are just not skilled in […]

 
 

MSG: What This “Delicious” Ingredient Can Do to Your Health

Posted on July 4th, 2014 by Dr. Mercola  |  1 Comment »

MSG or monosodium glutamate is a flavor enhancer and additive that’s found in a wide range of processed food products, including frozen dinners, salad dressings, processed meats, and junk foods. While MSG makes food more savory, it hardly does wonders for your health. In fact, natural health expert Dr. Joseph Mercola says that consuming MSG-containing […]

 
 

Sugar: “The Most Unhappy of Pleasures” In Today’s Diet

Posted on March 30th, 2012 by Elaine Rosales  |  3 Comments »

Here’s an alarming fact: An average American consumes at least 12 teaspoons of sugar every day – that’s equivalent to two tons in their entire lifetime! Sugar is indeed one of the most pervasive ingredients in food items today. Even infant formulas contain sugar. Sugar not only tastes good, but it also creates a feeling […]

 
 

Diet Soda: Avoid This If You Don’t Want to Suffer a Stroke

Posted on March 19th, 2012 by Elaine Rosales  |  2 Comments »

Do you prefer diet soda to regular soda because it is said to be “healthier?” Diet soda, which is free of sugar and calories and uses artificial sweeteners, is touted to be a “more nutritious” beverage. But here’s the horrific truth: Diet soda may increase your risk of cardiovascular conditions including heart attack, stroke, and […]

 
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