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Toxic Colors

Food is primarily about taste, but as the saying goes, “we eat first with the eyes.” No one knows this better than the food industry. Appealing to our visual appetite, U.S. food manufacturers…

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Do you take butter with your coffee?

Instead of cream and sugar in your coffee, how about some butter? There is a food trend making headlines this year called Bulletproof coffee, or butter coffee, that many people are getting behind,… - Fortinbras

Organic Frozen Desserts to Cure Your Sweet Cravings

Ice cream and frozen yogurt are considered to be by most a guilty pleasure, but if it’s made with organic ingredients and natural flavors they aren’t as maleficent anymore.  If you want to…

Bananas Under Attack: Organic Recovery From Clone Wars

Most bananas we eat are clones grown in large plantations. Disease thrives under these conditions, however, and some of the tastiest and easiest-to-export bananas are at the highest risk. A family of banana…

Keep a Healthy, Balanced Diet by Taking Probiotics

Want to reduce bloating and have a healthy digestive system by balancing the bacterial growth in your body? Probiotics may do just that, and by either adding foods containing probiotics to your diet…


Food That Gives Gas

When you go to a restaurant and have a fine meal you feel satisfied, and well you should. But have you ever wondered what happens to your meal if you do not finish…

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Super Foods for a Super Man

On average, men pay less attention to their health than women and live shorter lives. The good news is that the top men’s health risks—heart disease, cancer, and unintentional injury—can be prevented through…

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Fancy Food Show Report: 2014 Food Trends

  Well, it was certainly nice to get away from the frigid New York cold and attend the Fancy Food Show in San Francisco for a few days. And what a show it…


Let’s Talk Tahini!

If you’re the type that grabs a serving spoon and takes a generous scoop of smooth organic peanut butter when you’re feeling a little peckish, or hungry, you’ll probably find that you’ll love…


Today is National Nut Day… and at Eco18, We’re Nuts for Nuts!

In honor of National Nut Day, we are celebrating almonds, a natural fit for any healthy diet! Not only does each ounce of almonds pack 6 grams of hunger-fighting protein and 4 grams of…

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