In case a possible link to obesity wasn’t enough, there’s one more reason to avoid artificial sweeteners: new research suggests that Splenda may not be as safe as advertised.
Center for Science in the Public Interest
Looking for a gift for the person who has everything? Or who won’t even hint about what they want? Or maybe you just want to give something to those in need. These charities help people with groceries, farm animals, and vegetable gardens and also food safety, working conditions, and clean water.
On one of the busiest shopping days of the year, you might not want to leave the home. No problem. All these charities accept online donations.
But promoting safe, healthy and affordable food is only one aim of Food Day, which is sponsored by the Center for Science in the Public Interest, a nonprofit watchdog group that fights for food labeling, better nutrition, and safer food. The organizers also want to support sustainable, humane farming, and fair trading conditions.
Around the United States, cities and communities are coming together to showcase the benefits of eating healthy, locally grown, and organic food.