Raw Food

The Chipotle Method

Tuesday Nov 4 2014 | by Matt Jager

When I first went plant-based, I spent an embarrassing amount of time, energy, and money preparing meals. Because I was transitioning from a standard ... more »

Raw Milk: It’s Good for You, Right? : Exclusive Renegade Health Article

Monday Nov 3 2014 | by Kevin Gianni

So what is the deal with raw milk… All good? All Bad? Or somewhere in between… I probably address raw milk about every 5-6 months, but ... more »

Peruvian Aji Amarillo, the Yellow Chili—Put Soul Into Your Cooked or Raw Foods!

Friday Aug 1 2014 | by Dr. J. E. Williams

Natural foods by themselves tend to be flavorless. Why not add flame, flavor, and soul to your vegetarian and vegan cooking? Salsa Recipe Below! Every ... more »

3 Reasons Why the Raw Food Diet May Not Be Good for Kids

Thursday Jul 24 2014 | by Colleen M. Story

A raw food diet may leave kids with serious nutrient deficiencies. Many adults swear by it—the raw food diet. Eating only uncooked fruits and ... more »

The Original Paleo Fruit: Could Breadfruit Feed The World?

Friday Jul 18 2014 | by Dr. J. E. Williams

Breadfruit grows in poor conditions, even in salty sandy soils that can’t support other plants. Experts think it might even survive soils damaged by ... more »

Instead of Wheat, Try These 7 Gluten-Free Grains

Wednesday Feb 26 2014 | by Colleen M. Story

Quinoa is a healthy and nutritious grain alternative for those looking to avoid gluten. Are you on a gluten-free diet? If so, you may be missing ... more »

3 Healthy Seeds—Comparing and Contrasting Chia, Flax, and Hemp

Monday Jan 13 2014 | by Colleen M. Story

Chia, flax, and hemp seeds are all great sources of protein and antioxidants, and make an easy healthy addition to your diet. About a decade ago, ... more »

#3 Sushi Health Risk—Toxins, with 10 Tips to Protect Yourself

Wednesday Oct 9 2013 | by Colleen M. Story

In addition to parasites and bacteria, sushi may also be contaminated with toxins. After talking about parasites and bacteria in former posts, now ... more »

#2 Sushi Health Risk—Bacteria, with 10 Tips to Protect Yourself

Wednesday Oct 2 2013 | by Colleen M. Story

Sushi can be contaminated with bacteria and viruses, which can cause digestive issues. After talking about parasites in a former post, now it’s time ... more »

#1 Sushi Health Risk—Parasites, with 7 Tips to Protect Yourself

Monday Sep 30 2013 | by Colleen M. Story

Might that plate of sushi be contaminated with parasites? An informal poll by Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News showed that most doctors who ... more »

Dragon Fruit—A New Super Food

Friday Sep 20 2013 | by Dr. J. E. Williams

I grow this unusual fruit for my own use—it has a number of health benefits. The first time I ate dragon fruit was in Hong Kong, and then in ... more »

10 Tips for Preserving Vitamins and Shelf Life in Produce

Wednesday Jul 24 2013 | by Colleen M. Story

Americans throw away thousands of dollars every year in spoiled produce. Try these tips for making your goodies last longer. We’re all trying to eat ... more »