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Organic Food Health

Is Organic Produce Better For You? Study Says 'Yes'

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 07.12.2014 | Green

Organic food really is better for your health than its conventional counterparts. At least, that's the conclusion of a new study conducted by research...

How I Learned to Give Up Junk Food and Embrace My Kitchen

Zoe Lintzeris | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Zoe Lintzeris

You name it, and I ate it. And I would like to believe by the grace of my genes and unchanging teen jeans' size, I still managed to resemble a knobby-kneed colt. Until I realized something was wrong. You see, whoever came up with that saying "you are what you eat" was right.

Poll Reveals Surprising Attitudes About Organic Food

Posted 04.22.2013 | Green

More than half of Americans think an organic label is just an excuse to charge higher prices even though more people are concerned about the environme...

What Does This Label Really Mean, Anyway?

Posted 04.01.2013 | Healthy Living

Not only do organic foods have a reputation for being "healthier," but a new study shows people think they are also better tasting and of greater valu...

Wait a Minute -- I Thought Organic Was Supposed to Be Better?

Marcelle Pick, OB-GYN N.P. | Posted 01.14.2013 | Healthy Living
Marcelle Pick, OB-GYN N.P.

ou've probably heard about the recent organic food study in which Stanford University researchers conclude that organic foods aren't any more nutritious than conventional foods.

Response to the Organic Debate in the Media

Amy M. FitzPatrick, MS, L.Ac. | Posted 11.19.2012 | Healthy Living
Amy M. FitzPatrick, MS, L.Ac.

Putting a spin on science may grab attention -- but it's not making consumers more informed about their decisions.

Is Organic Food Actually Healthier?

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 09.04.2012 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON -- Patient after patient asked: Is eating organic food, which costs more, really better for me? Unsure, Stanford University doctors dug th...

WATCH: Is Your Organic Food Really Healthy?

Posted 05.15.2012 | Fifty

Dietician Amy Jamieson-Petonic warns that just because food is organic doesn't mean it is healthy. Watch the above video from ABC News to see what imp...

Cutting Through The Organic Confusion

menshealth.com | By Maria Rodale | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

As a third-generation insider and granddaughter of the original organic iconoclast, I've seen the evolution of the organic food industry happen in r...

Could Organic Produce Be The New Ritalin?

Dr. Walter Crinnion | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Walter Crinnion

Dr. Mary Bouchard just published an article showing that children with organophosphate pesticide residues in their urine were twice as likely to have ADHD.

Study: Organic Food Is Healthier, Tastier And Better For The Environment

Grist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Does growing food organically really matter? Supporters of conventional agriculture say that organic farming is little more than a fad -- and that org...

Are Organic Foods Healthier?

Dr. Walter Crinnion | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Walter Crinnion

If one based what foods to eat on the level of nutrients they provide, then organic foods would already be a good choice. But, is there evidence that these foods really help us to be healthier?