American Way of Eating
having processed foods can mean just chopped or diced. any foods that is changed in any way from its original whole state is considered a processed food. on the other hand Organic refers to the way agricultural products food and fiber are grown and produced. Organic Foods productions is based on a system of farming that maintains pesticides and fertilizers.there is not a certain culture or racethat uses organic food. organic foods are just proven to be a healthier choice than greasy regular house hold foods.
Are all organic foods free of pesticides? Certified organic products has been grown and handeled, according to strict standards without toxic and chemical imputs.oganic groups are inadvertantly exposedto agricultural chemicals like rain, ground water, and bad soil. most pesticide safety levels are set for individual pesticides. many samples of fresh produce cary multiple pesticide residues.
There are many differences between organic and conventional foods. in studies there is inconclusive evidence that organic foods help the body more than conventional foods. comparing both types of foods reveals that the available evidence does support the consumers belief that the organic food industry says there food is safer , more nutritious, and better for you than the conventional , greasy foods.
Childrens immature and developing organs, brauins, and immune systems , plus there higher intake of food per kilo of body weight , combine to make them even more susceptible to toxins than adults. American toddlers eating mostly organic foods have been found to have less than one sixth pesticides in their urine compared to children eating regular foods.inmany western countries, children and adults are simultaneously exposed to multiple sources of pesticides. In canada a direct corelation has been observed between pesticides contamination or breast milk and increase risk of cancer to the youth.
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