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Watch This: KING CORN

September 3, 2012 by


Released October 12, 2007 Directed by Aaron Woolf 90 minutes This film follows a valiant quest; the undertaking of college friends Ian Cheney and Curtis Ellis to grow an acre of corn.  Not exactly ‘Mission Impossible’ I know – but Ian and Curtis take you to some seldom visited links in the American food supply […]

RN Advice: Skin Deep

August 4, 2012 by


August is National Psoriasis Awareness Month.  Psoriasis is a chronic non-contagious, autoimmune, inflammatory skin disease affecting 7.5 million people in the United States.  The most common form is plaque psoriasis characterized by inflamed red lesions covered by silvery white scales.  These unsightly itchy patches usually appearing on the knees, elbows, lower back and scalp can […]

High Protein Diet Harmful?

July 8, 2012 by


We present here the findings of a through search through the research literature in answer to one of the most common questions we’re asked:  Isn’t high protein bad for my health? According to a growing number of studies the answer is a clear ‘no.’  However many people maintain the opposite perception; that excess protein will […]

Watch This: FRESH

June 26, 2012 by


‘FRESH’, 2009  Director:  Ana Sofia Jones      72 minutes I do not like feeling scared.  I especially do not like sitting down for a nice documentary on my food supply and having the wits scared out of me.  In an era where such films are prevalent – FRESH is a wonderful change of pace. I […]

RN ADVICE: Fluid Fun

June 1, 2012 by


As the weather warms and we venture to outdoor fun, it is important we pay close attention to our water intake. With increased activities, temperatures and sun exposure, dehydration can happen quickly.  Our bodies are comprised of two thirds water and every bodily operation depends on it. Water: Lubricates and protects joints, bowels and organs […]

From Victim to Master of your Health: The New Biology

October 6, 2009 by


This is a must-watch and explains to you in very clear terms the changes in biology science in the last 10 years, and how that affects how YOU can work with your body. Amazing. Worth it. Watch it. The difference between epigenetic control and dna-genetic control is astounding and will change how you think about […]