Tavistock's farmers' market was voted the best in the region by Country Life magazine. Tavistock also won the title of
You're probably as surprised and pleased as I am to learn there's one less McDonald's restaurant in the world. With some 1,250 locations in the
On average, Americans now eat about four servings of french fries every week. I am fond of telling patients that in my opinion one french fry is worse than a cigarette. This is related to the huge amount of trans fat present in the french fries. They really do make margarine look like a health food. Additionally, the potato is rapidly converted to sugar, which causes insulin imbalances, promoting disease.
About 90 percent of the money that Americans now spend on food goes toward buying processed food. As a result, diabetes is increasing dramatically, as are other chronic diseases.
With these types of facts natural medicine clinicians are going to be VERY busy, as they will be the only ones with the answers to reverse the devastating consequences these choices will have on people's health.
Readers on Vital Votes have shared some of their own boycott practices, which hopefully will help shut down more and more McDonald's in years to come. Dr. Lloyd FIelder from Schaumburg writes:
Karen from Enumclaw, Washington adds: