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Unknowingly eating bugs?

Wednesday, April 04, 2012

The more I read about what's in processed foods, the more I want to prepare my own meals so that I can control the ingredients.

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  • APRILLSCOTT
    I don't believe I want to know about the article. I have been trying to get away from all process foods. Seems like I do so much better when I do my own cooking! emoticon
    1630 days ago
  • STSCOTT11
    I think stuff like the article is informative. I read something like that years ago.
    TODAY...people have this fantasy that things all packaged and LOOKING PRETTY is germ free...when the truth is everything we eat has been handled by others.
    Sometimes articles like those sort of take off the veil of what people feel more comfortable THINKING about the products they consume and awaken them to a reality they never wanted to know about. I believe most producers LOVE those type of consumers.
    No matter what there are microrganisms present...bugs are a part of LIFE.
    We are so civilized it is gross to think we could possibly eat them...the truth is WE DO AND apparently...WE LIKE THEM.

    1639 days ago
  • JAZZEJR
    I'm afraid to click the link. The last time I read one of these, I ran out and bought a meat grinder so I wouldn't have to buy hamburger.
    1639 days ago
  • _LINDA
    I have totally gotten away from processed foods -just give me my fruits and veggies up straight -but I would rather have the bugs if I had a choice -all natural choices...
    Thanks for the info!!
    1639 days ago
  • CARTOONB
    I'm afraid to read your link. But, I do try to make as much as I can at home. I'll continue to pretend everything I eat is bug-free!
    1639 days ago
  • ANJAYS-JOURNEY
    WEll I don't like bugs, I try to mmake everything from scratch, I do read a lot from Dr Weil but declined on this because it owuld creep me out, no longer go to starbucks because they use cochinal in there strawberry flavouring, yuck!!
    1640 days ago
  • ARLENE_MOVES
    Yikes!
    1640 days ago
  • YIWEN39
    Well, I did read the article and it actually says that eating these bugs is NOT harmful, whereas the chemicals are... In any case, the less processed food, the better :-)
    1640 days ago
  • LASARRE
    I believe what you say, but didn't read the article. Yuck!
    1640 days ago
  • CRAZYDOGLADYBO
    I too decided to not read the article, but nothing would surprise me about processed food.
    1640 days ago
  • ANDI571
    As a germaphob, I decided not to read that article. emoticon
    1640 days ago
  • WALKINGWOMAN07
    Hey Rejj, I regularly read Andrew Weil too!!!! Many interesting articles there.

    Irene in BC
    1640 days ago
  • TRAVELISMYGAME
    Well I could've gone my whole life without knowing that fun fact!
    1640 days ago
  • NEW-CAZ
    interesting artice Rej emoticon
    1640 days ago
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