Monthly Archives: January 2018


Sickeningly Sweet: The Connection Between Sugar and Alzheimer’s Disease

2018-06-19T13:38:42-08:00January 31st, 2018|Brain Health, Clean Living, Nutrition|

There’s been a lot of talk lately about Alzheimer’s disease, as researchers find evidence that high-sugar diets can lead to cognitive decline. In fact, some people have nicknamed Alzheimer’s “type 3 diabetes,” as a reference to the effect of diet on the development of the illness. What we’re realizing, however, is it might not be sugar, [...]

Young Americans are Turning Down Desk Jobs To Farm

2018-06-19T14:14:28-08:00January 26th, 2018|Clean Living|

Between 2007 and 2012, the number of farmers age 25 to 34 grew 2.2 percent, according to the 2014 USDA census. In states like California, Nebraska and South Dakota, that number is 20 percent or more.   These are not “regular” farmers, either. They didn’t grow up in farming families or farm communities. In fact, sixty-nine percent of [...]