Category Archives: Animal Health & Issues

Avoiding Phthalates (Bisphenols; BPA)

BPA (Bisphenol-A)  is USED to make hard, clear, shatter-resistant plastic; POLYCARBONATE plastic   (egs. Containers, Bottles, Food & Beverage Can Linings). PHTHALATES assist in making flexible and soft plastics   (egs. Toys, Teethers, Baby Shampoo, Soap, Lotion) BPA can leach into foods and beverages

Avoiding Phthalates (Bisphenols; BPA)

BPA (Bisphenol-A)  is USED to make hard, clear, shatter-resistant plastic; POLYCARBONATE plastic   (egs. Containers, Bottles, Food & Beverage Can Linings). PHTHALATES assist in making flexible and soft plastics   (egs. Toys, Teethers, Baby Shampoo, Soap, Lotion) BPA can leach into foods and beverages

Warnings: Homemade Jerky

“E. coli O157:H7 is especially dangerous because of the severe consequences of infection, particularly for people who are young, elderly or immuno-compromised. The pathogen has a very low infectious dose, thus raising concerns for food products consumed raw or with

Warnings: Homemade Jerky

“E. coli O157:H7 is especially dangerous because of the severe consequences of infection, particularly for people who are young, elderly or immuno-compromised. The pathogen has a very low infectious dose, thus raising concerns for food products consumed raw or with

Weight determined by Gut Microbes & Immune System?

Vaccines and antibiotics may someday join caloric restriction or bariatric surgery as a way to regulate weight gain, according to a new study focused on the interactions between diet, the bacteria that live in the bowel, and the immune system.

Weight determined by Gut Microbes & Immune System?

Vaccines and antibiotics may someday join caloric restriction or bariatric surgery as a way to regulate weight gain, according to a new study focused on the interactions between diet, the bacteria that live in the bowel, and the immune system.

Nutrition Supplements and the Eye

ABSTRACT: Purpose      A review of the role of vitamins, minerals, carotenoids and essential fatty acids in relation to eye health. The mode of action may be directly on the eye or by promoting bodily health on which the eye depends. Results    

Nutrition Supplements and the Eye

ABSTRACT: Purpose      A review of the role of vitamins, minerals, carotenoids and essential fatty acids in relation to eye health. The mode of action may be directly on the eye or by promoting bodily health on which the eye depends. Results