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Nutrition Articles
These nutrition articles take a closer look at some of the hottest dietary issues.
Whole Foods Diet: Beyond Vitamins
Plant Wisdom: Discovering Phytochemicals
Omega 3s: For Those that Don’t Eat Fish
Osteoporosis Prevention: What You Need to Know
The Dark Side of High Fructose Corn Syrup
Got Fermented Foods? - Vitamin E Update
Taste Test: Cookies
Hippie Wisdom Explained
Are Natural Foods $elling Out?
Fish 101: Angling for the Right Stuff
Chocolate Taste Test: Battle of the Bars
Vitamin D Are You Getting Enough?
Spice Up Your Diet
Potato Chips: The Inside Crunch
Organic Beer: Tapping a New Market
Out to Pasture: Natural Beef Makes a Comeback
Something's Fishy about Genetic Engineering
Tomatoes: Ketchup & Beyond
Organic Ice Cream: Back to Basics
Cooking Oils, from Fields to Frying Pans
Organic Wine: Aged to Perfection
Strong Bones 101: Vitamin K
Vitamin A: Are You Getting Too Much?

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Natural Food Resources

The following organizations provide information on organic food, genetically modified foods, pesticides, environmental pollutants, whole food diets, product labeling, and more.

Organic Consumers Association
Issues of food safety, industrial agriculture, genetic engineering, corporate accountability, and environmental sustainability.
Environmental Working Group
- A team of scientists, engineers, policy experts, and lawyers that evaluate data to expose threats to your health and the environment
Center for Food Safety
A non-profit public interest organization that challenges harmful food production technologies and promotes sustainable alternatives.
Center for Science in the Public Interest
An advocate for nutrition and health, food safety, alcohol policy, and sound science.
National Organic Program
-  Information on the USDA Organic Seal, fact sheets, and more.
Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce
-  Downloadable Wallet Guide

Natural Food Producers
Producers of quality natural foods that are featured in
Bell & Evans
Raises chickens on an all-vegetarian feed without growth stimulants, animal by-products, or antibiotics.
Eberly Poultry
Raises chickens on an all-vegetarian feed without growth stimulants, animal by-products, or antibiotics.
MBA Poultry
-  Raises chickens on an all-vegetarian feed without growth stimulants, animal by-products, or antibiotics.
Gold Circle Farms
  -  Produces omega 3 eggs from chickens that are fed an all-natural, plant-based diet.
Organic Valley
-  The largest organic farmer-owned cooperative that produces wholesome organic products.
Eden Foods
-  Offers a wide variety of natural foods, tests for genetically engineered ingredients, and has strong relationships with their farmers.
Blue Diamond Growers
-  The world's largest tree nut processing and marketing company.

Stonyfield Farm
  - The largest organic yogurt producer and a leading advocate for organic food production in the U.S.  

-  Dedicated to using the highest quality, all-natural ingredients available to make the best tasting soy foods on the planet.

Earth Balance
-  Winner of the 2004 American Tasting Institute award for best tasting, natural, buttery spread. 

Food for Life 
-  A family owned and operated bakery producing a variety of bread products without dough conditioners, additives, preservatives, or artificial colorings.

Barbara’s Bakery
-  Committed to producing natural products made without preservatives, artificial ingredients, hydrogenated oils, or refined white sugars.

R.W. Knudsen
-  The leading organic juice seller has produced quality juices for over 42 years.

Amy’s Kitchen
-  Produces delicious vegetarian meals made with natural and organic ingredients. 

-  Produces minimally-processed natural foods that are free of highly-refined sugars, unnecessary additives, and preservatives.

Alvarado Street Bakery
-  A cooperatively owned business that produces a variety of organic baked goods.

Galaxy Foods
- The provider of the most complete line of healthy dairy alternatives in the world.

Reed’s, Inc. 
-  Makes high-quality ginger beverages the old-fashioned way.

Kettle Foods
-  Has a complete line of quality products, from nut butters to organic tortilla chips.

Frontera Foods
Produces authentic Mexican food products including salsa, sauces, snack mixes, and more.

Bob’s Red Mill
Produces an extensive selection of organic and unique cereals, pancake, waffle and bread mixes, and specialty grain products.

Lightlife Foods
Produces a full line of non-GMO soy-based products.

Bragg Live Foods
-  Spreads the message of nutritional well-being through books and products which include organic apple cider vinegar, organic olive oil, and Bragg Liquid Aminos.

Red Star
- The largest manufacturer of yeast products in North America.

-  Producer of quality supplemental oils and the best-selling green supplement on the market.

Great Eastern Sun
Offers a line of quality organic, traditional, and macrobiotic foods, including miso, seaweeds, green tea, soba noodles, and wasabi. 

Maine Coast Sea Vegetables
- Sells more than 30 tons of whole native sea vegetables hand harvested every year from the cold waters of the northern Gulf of Maine.

Trusted Partners

Novo Wellness - Sustainable Weight Loss
- Online resource for people who are serious about weight loss. Novo Wellness offers Sustainable Weight Loss and Wellness Coaching.

Coach Yourself Thin
- Learn more about Coach Yourself Thin, a 2012 book by coaches Greg Hottinger (nutritionist) and Michael Scholtz (exercise physiologist) on how to change your thinking relationship to diet and exercise as you lose weight and make long-term lifestyle changes.

Wellness Coaching Organization & Certifications
- The relationship between a coach and client offers a profound level of support, guidance, and encouragement to making changes, without being judgmental.

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- Website Design and Marketing for small businesses

Trumpet Local Media
- Optimize your business for local search results.

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