IT’s OFFICIAL: Processed Red Meats Cause Cancer

This article appeared on NPR this morning.   It is an empirical finding by the World Health Organization. The World Health Organization has put bacon, hot dogs and sausages in the same category of cancer risk as tobacco smoking. The World Health Organization has deemed that processed meats — such as bacon, sausages and hot dogsContinue reading “IT’s OFFICIAL: Processed Red Meats Cause Cancer”

Are you Depressed?

In my opinion,  psychiatrists should first test their patients for nutritional deficiencies before writing prescriptions for Zoloftor for  antipsychotics, like Zyprexa.  Conscientious doctors send patients to get lab work done prior to prescribing drugs or increasing dosages.  There are times when people do need antidepressants.   However,  other times  spinach would go far to eliminateContinue reading “Are you Depressed?”

Naan and Kabob, ETC, Reno

Located at 2740 South Virginia St in Reno, Naan & Kabob, etc. came highly recommended by my best friend.  I don’t think we would have tried it, if not for the recommendation, but both of us were happy that we did.  The chef, Maurice Afraimi, was a colorful character who strolled from table to tableContinue reading “Naan and Kabob, ETC, Reno”

Salt and Straw….oh, my!

Strawberry with Cilantro Lime Cheesecake…..Raspberry Lemon Basil Sorbet… or the flavor I had today…the Goat Cheese Marionberry Habanero….oh, my! Salt and Straw is the awesome new ice cream store located dangerously close to our house. This is serious ice cream, folks, and is not for sissies! This summer, Salt and Straw got thousands of poundsContinue reading “Salt and Straw….oh, my!”