Month: February 2018


5 Reasons Why Trumps “Harvest Box” is a Bad Idea

The Trump administration recently proposed to slash the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (aka food stamps) program benefits in half. Not only will they slash benefits, but they propose to supplement households that receive over $90 in monthly benefits with a with a so called “harvest food box.” Regardless of the amount, recipients currently receive monthly benefits deposited onto an…read more

McDonald’s Fries May Help Treat Baldness

Picture of McDonalds' Fries
A recent study showed that a chemical ingredient used in McDonald’s fries could potentially help cure baldness. When I read this, my initial reaction was WTF.  This report astounded me for several reasons. This post will outline why you should avoid eating McDonald’s Fries for the sheer purpose of hair growth. When it comes to french fries the ingredients should…read more

Is Seitan Healthy? 6 Reasons To Avoid It

Picture of Seitan Burger
Ever since I began my transition to a plant based lifestyle, I’ve seen a lot of meat replacements. Innovation has enabled food to evolve to the point which people can still enjoy meat without actually eating it. In theory this seems like a perfect alternative to eating meat. Most restaurants that offer pseudo-meats feature dishes with Seitan. But what the…read more
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