By John Vibes, True Activist. A marijuana distribution company named Cannabis Sativa Inc. announced this week that it would be naming former presidential candidate Gary Johnson as their new CEO and president. Along with the announcement of the change in management, it was also announced that the company would be merging with another marijuana distributor,”Kush”. […]
Aside from the enormous amounts of grease contained in a McDonald’s hamburger, the advertised ingredients are no better for you. Their french fries have more than 17 ingredients and it was revealed by McDonalds themselves. What do you think about all the ingredients in their food?
By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Many are beginning to concern their thoughts with where their food comes from, how it was grown, and by whom, but even less are aware of where it goes once they have filled their plate. Leftovers at home may be eaten, composted, or left in the back of the fridge, […]
The fast food you see on advertisements or posters takes a considerable amount of time to prepare. The video below is a segment from the popular series “Buy Me That.” We’ll meet a “makeup artist for food,” who surprise us with a behind-the-scenes look at how burgers and fries are made to look their best for television. Here […]
By: Gaye Levy, Essential oils have been used for healing and medicinal purposes for centuries and most certainly long before we had pills, capsules and big pharma to take care of our medical woes. And while there is a place for manufactured pharmaceuticals in our survival medicine kit, there exists the possibility that none will be […]
By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. When hungry or bored, you – like most people – likely reach for the snacks that are closest to you without giving second thought. But not only is mindless eating a necessary habit to break, it’s failing to be aware of what snacks you’re reaching for that can also get […]
When he appeared before Congress last Tuesday, Oz was forced to admit that many of the dietary supplements he has touted on his show don’t pass “scientific muster.” John Oliver considered that admission egregious enough to warrant a name change for “The Dr. Oz Show,” to something a little more honest: He used a full 16 minutes of […]
Scientists know that exercise can foster the growth of new brain cells, but the factors responsible for this phenomenon have not been well understood. In a recent study, researchers have discovered the chemical process that makes this happen. What’s more is that they may be able to “bottle” the chemical that produces this benefit, so a brain-growth pill may be […]