The “natural” option

When people hear the word “natural” along with their food or drug product, they might automatically assume that it’s safer, as opposed to its “artificial” counterpart. Herbal supplements, for example, are sometimes used as an alternative to other medications. Even though it does have the label “natural”, it doesn’t mean that it doesn’t contain drug-like effects. … More The “natural” option

The healthy “choice”

Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) are exactly what the name entails; Genetically engineered versions of preexisting products. This combining of genes is primarily used to enhance food production, by modifying crops to resist insects, herbicides, and disease. In regards to animals, they can be genetically modified in a way to produce leaner, lower-fat meat and to … More The healthy “choice”