Health

Napping can Dramatically Increase Learning

Napping can Dramatically Increase Learning

By: Elizabeth Renter, Natural Society. In some places, towns essentially shut down in the afternoon while everyone goes home for a siesta. Unfortunately, in the U.S.—more bound to our corporate lifestyles than our health—a mid-day nap is seen as a luxury and, in some cases, a sign of pure laziness. But before you feel guilty about that […]

Are you consuming the 9 most genetically modified foods?

Are you consuming the 9 most genetically modified foods?

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. You care about your health, and you’re also vigilant of the fact that foods that have been genetically modified have been shown to cause allergies, organ failure, and general toxicity. Therefore it should be essential such scary franken-foods are avoided. To not only better your own health but prevent mineral-loss […]

For The Love Of Science: 3 Things To Consider Before Calling BS

For The Love Of Science: 3 Things To Consider Before Calling BS

By:  Elina St-Onge, True Activist. There seems to be this endless war separating science from nature. We’re given two opposite polarities to choose from: #1 : You either swear by scientific authorities and pharmaceutical methods while judging alternative information as “pseudo-scientific naturopathic propaganda.” #2 : Or you’re a “hippie” living off herbs and crystals while rejecting all modern […]

7 Signs Your Food is of Quality

7 Signs Your Food is of Quality

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. The world’s food supply has drastically changed in the last few hundred years due to diverse agricultural methods and man-made attempts to tame the land. But with the advent of conventional growing methods, soil quality has depreciated, and now most modern, manufactured food can no longer be deemed health-promoting, as […]

Incredible Edible free food project replicated worldwide

Incredible Edible free food project replicated worldwide

By: Sophie McAdam, True Activist. In the small town of Todmorden in the north of England, fresh organic produce is growing everywhere. There are sweet-smelling herbs at the railway station, vegetables sprouting in the public car park, and an apothecary garden next to the local Health Center. This is the Incredible Edible movement, a grassroots […]

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