Tag: artificial color content

Alternative treatments of ADHD and Autism

Alternative treatments of ADHD and Autism

[ 0 ] August 28, 2013 |

Health statistics for the U.S. children According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as of the year of 2011 we had 9.5% (7.1 million) children with asthma, 8.4% (6.2 million) children diagnosed with ADHD and staggering 48% of U.S. children under age 18 suffered from various types of allergies. Read PDF file […]

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Sesame Brittle: A nutritious alternative to M&M’s and Skittles

Sesame Brittle: A nutritious alternative to M&M’s and Skittles

[ 1 ] June 21, 2013 |

Should candies always be unhealthy? Majority of American candies is made of sugar, starch, artificial flavors and artificial colors. Skittles, Twizzlers and M&M’s are among 25 top-selling sweets in the USA that are loaded with artificial coloring agents and other unwilling chemicals. In the last year 23,178,881.35 pounds of artificial food colors were certified by […]

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How much artificial dyes are in dried mango?

How much artificial dyes are in dried mango?

[ 4 ] April 17, 2013 |

Mango is a sweet nutritious tropical and subtropical fruit. According to the Wikipedia, mango contains a variety of phytochemicals. The fruit pulp is high in prebiotic dietary fiber, vitamin C, diverse polyphenols, provitamin A carotenoids and omega-3 and -6 polyunsaturated fatty acids. Two dozens of different carotenoids were isolated from mango pulp, the most abundant […]

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Maybe children need real FOOD instead of psychiatric DRUGS?

Maybe children need real FOOD instead of psychiatric DRUGS?

[ 2 ] April 3, 2013 |

We have over 3000 FDA approved food additives in the American food supply. Vast majority of process foods contain 7 artificial colorants which are hostile to any living cell because of their chemical nature. In the fiscal year of 2012 23,178,881.35 pounds of artificial food colors were certified by the FDA, that is 23,178,881.35/314,000,000 ~ […]

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Mountain Dew Code Red: Another chemical composition exposed

Mountain Dew Code Red: Another chemical composition exposed

[ 13 ] March 21, 2013 |

Why Do We Like Being Fooled? If you are a soda drinker there is a good chance that you have been fooled by the beverage industry many times. What has become typical for the American soft drink practices is to put pictures of beautiful fruits accompanying by the word “natural” so that your first intuitive […]

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Dye Diet Calculator: Demining the Walmart bakery

Dye Diet Calculator: Demining the Walmart bakery

[ 4 ] March 7, 2013 |

Walking on a minefield Yes, you can buy cakes from Walmart bakery department. Moreover, you can even survive for a while eating them! But please, do not complain when one day you feel low energy or you have got diabetes, low testosterone, high blood pressure, erectile dysfunction, infertility, depression, ADHD, brain damage or cancer. That […]

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Mountain Dew Kickstart: Artificial dyes and other chemicals

Mountain Dew Kickstart: Artificial dyes and other chemicals

[ 5 ] March 3, 2013 |

I do not need kick start Let me put it forward right away: I am about 57 and I do not need morning kick start. I believe that no one who is on a healthy nutritious diet does. It was always surprising to me why energy drinks market is one of the fastest growing in […]

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Sierra Mist Soda:  Chemically polluted water for ignorant public

Sierra Mist Soda: Chemically polluted water for ignorant public

[ 7 ] February 27, 2013 |

Money-based, profit-driven economy is dead No, this crippled economy is NOT going to improve. Not because America is bankrupt and not because the government keeps borrowing $200 million per hour 24/7… This time the reason is not political and not even economical: It is FUNDAMENTAL. The whole concept of money-based profit-driven economy is DEAD. Why […]

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Hershey’s Candy Coated Milk Chocolate: An artificial love

Hershey’s Candy Coated Milk Chocolate: An artificial love

[ 9 ] February 13, 2013 |

In the past, before I started paying attention to what is inside, I used to like M & Ms and drink Dr Pepper. But then I have learned that far not everything you see in your grocery store is safe to eat. As a professional chemist, I like manipulating chemicals in the lab, not eating […]

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Gatorade vs Powerade: Toxic sports drinks

Gatorade vs Powerade: Toxic sports drinks

[ 3 ] February 10, 2013 |

Gatorade Fruit Punch It is sad watching people buying and drinking Gatorade, low calorie sports drink. Why? Because they are FOOLED to believe that they buy sports drink and an electrolyte. Not only Gatorade is UNHEALTHY due to added chemicals and artificial colors but it is also a fake electrolyte! Look, potassium content is only […]

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