Organic Food Benefits and Kids Health
Are all foods created equal? Are all foods healthy for your family to eat? Certain foods are grown without being sprayed with chemicals. Most foods are sprayed with environmental damaging insecticides to kill insects, pesticides to kill harmful pests, herbicides to kill weeds and fertilizers to make the plants grow quicker and larger. This type and rather popular food production is wide spread and represent a health hazard to your kids health.
Synthetic foods is also what is known as chemical food production. This process is not gardening. This is not healthy to ingest. This type of food product is unhealthy for you and your family, it is in fact a threat to your kids health. With all the various synthetic chemicals sprayed and absorbed into the plant, the commercial food industry is serving synthetic foods across the country into all the grocery stores that ultimately end up into every home and on the dinner table.
The advertising nor does the packaging material illustrate the chemicals and damage done to beneficial insects such as the honey bee. The human population is on the same course as this honey bee.
What other food option is there? Their is the organic food option. What is organic food? What are the benefits of organic food? More importantly, does organic foods offer less of a health risk to your kids brain and other vital organs of their body?
Organic -” something that is produced naturally – organically.”
What is organic foods? These are foods that are produced naturally without chemicals. These foods are actually grown from the earth. These foods are therefore safer and healthy for your kids to eat.
The nutrition content is better in organically grown foods.
The word “natural” is also a deceptive term being used by the commercially food industry. Nothing has to be natural for the word to be used on commercial food packaging. They print this word on all their packaging to deceive the less aware shopper and fool them into thinking that the commercial food does not contain any dangerous chemicals.
If you want true organic-food grown without insecticides, pesticides and herbicides, you must look for the official Organic seal.
Where To Get Organic Food?
This is where backyard organic gardening comes in. In the Run Tippy Run childrens book, Tippy discovers that the reason for everyone in his village (PencilVille) is always ill is because of all the chemically treated foods they buy from the local grocery stores. Try Wholefoods and organic farmers in your area.
Visit this link for a introduction on how to get organic gardening starter plants.
What Is Organic Gardening?
Simply Put – It is the natural cultivating of soil to grow those vegetables without adding any chemicals to kill insects or fertilize the plants to obtain rapid growth.
Using only the combination of two cheap warm-white and cool-white flourescent bulbs you can grow vegetables indoors (avoid buying those expensive grow lights.)
What can you start to do now?
Make growing vegetables in your backyard and making all those green smoothies a fun experience for the kids. Collard greens are easy to grow and high in pancreas friendly nutrients. Try introducing some dandelion products, these vegetables or weeds are a benefit to your kids health.
(Several thousand people died every year from eating food purchased from the grocery stores (known fact-but no media attention. Just do an internet search.)
Store brands and farmers that claim to be organic. They can include a certain amount of chemical and still use standard organic labeling on their product. Some producers use deception in marketing their product as organic. If you do not personally know the farmer, then look for the Certified Organic label at your grocery store.
Check to see if you have a Whole Foods Market in your area. They had the concern of public health at heart long before organic became a new marketing fad with the big chain super markets.) If one is in your area, stop in and start helping your local farmer (they purchase from local farmers) and help your family improve their health.
Most Beef in the USA had been poisoned with all kinds of chemicals PCP, DDT etc that will remain in the eco system for years to come inflicting continuous damage to the health of all Americans. You can do your part by start feeding your family as much organic products as possible. You are what you eat. Don’t have your family become insulin dependant diabetics. Be an aware 4 Discipline parent. Become the vanguard of your kids health.
A New Kids Health Book
A good health book for your kids to read is the Run Tippy Run – Draw Me Healthy a diabetes health children’s book.
In Run Tippy Run, gOne is a hyper fast and hyper-energetic character. gOne has always followed the advice of his elders and eats only green veggies. He grows organic veggies for himself and never eat anything provided from strangers.
Kids Can Read the Book Online Free At DayStarBooks.Com
Where To Buy Parents can purchase the Run Tippy Run direct from the publisher, DayStarBooks $6.50.
You can read more about the book here… Draw Me Healthy