21 min

Breaking Down Pesticides and How to Avoid Them The Real Dish

    • Fitness

Pesticides.  They were created to destroy pests so we could enjoy produce without big holes in our lettuce.  But important and disturbing highlights from the just-released annual report from the FDA Pesticide Residue Monitoring Program have been revealed. After analyzing the 55 page document, I break down the information to help you really understand what pesticides are, how they can affect our health, the harmful ‘cocktail’ effect of multiple pesticides and how we can protect ourselves from pesticide exposure.  And if you're thinking, organic produce is the way to go, think again.  I peel back the onion on the loaded subject in this revealing episode. This is a truly enlightening one you don't want to miss! 

Pesticides.  They were created to destroy pests so we could enjoy produce without big holes in our lettuce.  But important and disturbing highlights from the just-released annual report from the FDA Pesticide Residue Monitoring Program have been revealed. After analyzing the 55 page document, I break down the information to help you really understand what pesticides are, how they can affect our health, the harmful ‘cocktail’ effect of multiple pesticides and how we can protect ourselves from pesticide exposure.  And if you're thinking, organic produce is the way to go, think again.  I peel back the onion on the loaded subject in this revealing episode. This is a truly enlightening one you don't want to miss! 

21 min