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Holistic Health Care and The “Clean 15″

Holistic Health Care and The “Clean 15″

Holistic health care professionals often tell us to eat organic, buy organic, and do everything organically.   This is sound advice, however, organic produce is expensive!   That price can be worth it like with the “Dirty Dozen”.   (Some of you might remember our blog post on this subject.  For those that do not, you can find it here.)  When is it, however, not worth the price to buy organic?  Well when the produce belongs to the group known as the “Clean 15″.   These fruits and vegetables most have one trait in common, a thick skin.   Fruits like melon, citrus, and kiwi

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Holistic Nursing Nutrition: The Dirty Dozen.

Holistic Nursing Nutrition: The Dirty Dozen.

Holistic nursing can teach us a lot about healthy habits.   Little changes that we can do to keep us health, sometimes wealthy, and more than often wise.   We are going to talk about the healthy and wise parts today.   There is a group of fruits and vegetables known as the “Dirty Dozen” and it is not because they are led by Lee Marvin.   These are the most pesticide ridden fruits and vegetables.   The chemicals in this group have been found to cause neurodevelopmental problems in children and infants.   This alone defeats the purpose of eating healthy to begin with!   For

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Holistic Health Foods: What NOT To Buy Organic

Holistic Health Foods: What NOT To Buy Organic

Now a days the big buzz word in holistic health is “Organic”.     However what exactly is “Organic” and what organic foods are simply not worth the trouble?   Organic food is produced without using most conventional pesticides; fertilizers made with synthetic ingredients or sewage sludge; bioengineering; or ionizing radiation.   This is good for certain fruits and vegetables however for some like avocados, it really does not matter if it is organic or not.   This is due to the avocados thick skin.   Learn how to avoid others with this article: By Sara Reistad-Long From Health.com What Holistic Health Foods You Do Not