Oh Organics, My Organics
“Organics” have arrived. They are more popular than ever, but what exactly is organic food? How does organic farming differ from conventional farming? How does the organic labeling process work? And, what does it all mean… [read] “Organic vs. Conventional”
Welcome. Organic Lifestyle Magazine is not just about food; it encompasses the choices we make each day. In these pages, we explore alternative healthcare; fitness; environmental issues; farming practices (including fair treatment of animals and farmworkers); politics as they relate… [read] “Letter From The Editor”
Do you know of any herbs, vitamins, minerals, etc. to get rid of dark under-eye circles?
I started having them when I was a pre-teen and they got darker over the years. I’m in my early 20’s now.… [read] “Ask OLM”
Time and time again studies have shown vitamin C or Echinacea can help prevent or reduce the length and severity of a viral infection such as the common cold. And yet, other studies will show vitamin C or Echinacea are… [read] “What’s Wrong With Vitamins?”
Most of our readers have a pretty good idea what they’re looking for when they go into their grocery store to buy organic foods. But what does organic really mean?
Webster defines organic (in reference to organic food) as follows:… [read] “What Does Organic Really Mean?”
There are lots of reasons to eat organic. here are 17.
1. It’s Healthier
Organic foods contain considerably higher levels of vitamins, minerals, and cancer-fighting antioxidants than their conventional counterparts.
2. No Unnatural Additives, Preservatives, or Flavors
Organic foods do… [read] “17 Reasons to Eat Organic”
When I go grocery shopping, I feel guilty, especially in the produce section. When I see a bruised apple, I know it’s likely to be thrown away. Those ripe bananas, riper than all of the others, won’t find a home… [read] “Grocery Store Guilt”