Category Archives: Nutrition

The fundamental building block of good health is proper nutrition. Here we compile all the posts relating to this integral part of your well-being.

Putting Calories in Context

“…the Affordable Care Act will require chain restaurants with 20 or more locations to post calorie information on menus or menu boards.” – NPR.org But to many Americans, those numbers mean very little and wouldn’t necessarily impact one’s decision-making. “‘People … Continue reading

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Standing up to Monsanto: Chipotle

“With voters in Colorado and Oregon set to decide measures requiring clear labels on food that contains genetically modified ingredients, Chipotle, the Denver-based fast-food chain, is urging residents to approve the initiatives that Monsanto, Kraft, and Pepsico have spent millions to … Continue reading

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Crickets as a Sustainable Protein?

There are indeed a few food companies in the US, such as San Francisco-based Bitty Foods, ready to embrace the use of cricket flour in their protein bars and starches for baking.

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Oil Pulling 101

There has been a lot of buzz lately about “oil pulling,” which is the practice of swishing coconut or sesame oil around your mouth for a few minutes to help remove plaque, stains, and other toxins. Many people believe in … Continue reading

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Customer Empowerment Labeling

Have you noticed? Finding the healthy products you’re looking for (whether they be organic, non-GMO, gluten free, local, etc.) just got a whole lot easier at The Corner! 🙂 Convenience and clarity in our store have always been very important … Continue reading

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