03 Apr '11, 8pm

FDA Reopens Food Dyes Debate: Don't let this week's New York Times headline fool you: “Artificial Dye Safe to Ea...

I never fully understand the "thanks" comments. Is that just a quick 20 butterfly points? The point of these comments are to have an open discussion about topics that matter. Don't abuse the purpose of the organizations that donate on behalf of us being more involved. I guess "thanks" is better then nothing but what are your thoughts? I think artificial ingredients have more untested effects then they should but we should not overlook refined sugars and simple carbohydrates that causes an influx in insulin production which leads to hyperactivity and then depression when you crash. We also have various protein deficiencies and our kids aren't getting out in the sun enough causing severed vitamin D deficiencies. And if anyone things 800IUs is efficient needs to stop taking a page out of the FDA book. I think 10,000 is getting closer to the sustainable amount which equates to...

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Forest-Friendly Furniture | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

Forest-Friendly Furniture | Care2 Healthy & Gre...

care2.com 03 Apr '11, 4pm

If a tree falls in the forest, does anyone hear it? Woodworkers with a passion for solid hardwood are rescuing and reclaim...

NEW REPORT: Green Jobs in a Sustainable Food Sy...

greenforall.org 04 Apr '11, 6pm

Our food system is broken. A system that fails to meet basic food needs for millions of Americans - while some 40 percent ...

Your Garden Can Fight Hunger | Care2 Healthy & Green Living:

Your Garden Can Fight Hunger | Care2 Healthy & ...

care2.com 04 Apr '11, 6pm

April is National Garden Month . Not surprisingly, it coincides with the busy days of spring planting and summer garden pl...

Green Sometimes we get caught

Green Sometimes we get caught

care2.com 03 Apr '11, 12am

Sometimes we get caught up in the routine of eating the same foods over and over again. Often times it’s not that healthfu...

6 Tasty Vegetarian Sources of Protein | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

6 Tasty Vegetarian Sources of Protein | Care2 H...

care2.com 05 Apr '11, 12am

Relying too heavily on animal-based proteins can make you fat, a new study finds. Fortunately, vegetarian sources are easy...

Slow Money and Urban Gorilla Gardening | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

Slow Money and Urban Gorilla Gardening | Care2 ...

care2.com 03 Apr '11, 12am

Host, Green Diva Meg (aka low-stress, green lifestyle doyen, Megan McWilliams), her sidekick Green Dude Scott (aka Scotty ...

Kate Moss Has A New Obsession: Vegan Food

Kate Moss Has A New Obsession: Vegan Food

ecorazzi.com 04 Apr '11, 8pm

Super skinny supermodel Kate Moss has been spending her time somewhere other than the runway— the kitchen. Moss, known as ...

New York Times editorial says no to Keystone XL...

switchboard.nrdc.org 03 Apr '11, 2am

Today, the New York Times editorialized that Secretary Hillary Clinton should not permit the Keystone XL tar sands pipelin...

5 Vegan Comfort Food Recipes

care2.com 06 Apr '11, 12am

I find this food kind of depressing. It's like a college student who doesn't have experience cooking for him/herself, and ...

All about the food: The NYT on the ‘future of manufacturing’

All about the food: The NYT on the ‘future of m...

grist.org 03 Apr '11, 6pm

I think you're missing the larger point. When the received wisdom is that manufacturing is dead, and it's merely a matter ...

New York Times Editorial: No to a New Tar Sands...

switchboard.nrdc.org 03 Apr '11, 2am

Today the New York Times published an editorial that the State Department should say no to the proposed Keystone XL tar sa...

Sharpen Your Intellect With Greater Concentration

Sharpen Your Intellect With Greater Concentration

care2.com 02 Apr '11, 8pm

“Your own mind is the cause of happiness, your own mind is the cause of suffering. To obtain happiness and pacify sufferin...

Feng Shui and Pets: If you are a pet lover and also want to have a beautiful home that you enjoy being in, this

Feng Shui and Pets: If you are a pet lover and ...

care2.com 03 Apr '11, 12am

If you are going to use your same furniture, find washable throws in solid colors that match your furniture. Costco has gr...

FDA Brings Clarity to Food Recalls: But Are We ...

treehugger.com 09 Apr '11, 2pm

The new site makes it much easier to follow the foods that are currently recalled with an easy-to-follow graph separated i...