Dr. Oz has attached himself to yet another new weight loss product and, in usual Dr. Oz style, the media has jumped all over it. This past November 4th, The Dr. Oz Show aired an entire episode dedicated to the new product – yacon syrup – exploring whether this South American root vegetable of little-known reputation could suddenly become the “next new big thing” in health and weight loss.
I laugh at this, because the answer is: of …Read more
Last week, I spoke about the frightening food scarcity, water shortages and dwindling environmental resources we now face in the current of a rampantly growing population. I also discussed some brand new, tasty and nutritious eating alternatives entering the market, that we’ll soon have to start exploring if we want to overcome this dire situation. Read my eye-opening article from last week, about Where Your Next Burger Will Be Coming From.
But this week, let’s stop focusing on what …Read more
I, like most North Americans, love eating meat. The tantalizing sizzle of a steak on the barbeque gets my mouth watering. The aroma of a steaming turkey roasting in the oven makes me tingle with excitement. The gargantuan-sized burger advertisement that I see on my way to the clinic every morning always makes me do a longing double-take. I’m careful to moderate how much meat I eat, and to balance my diet with vegetables, …Read more