Tag Archives: Food

Food as medicine: Doctors are prescribing broccoli and bananas alongside beta blockers – Houston Chronicle

WASHINGTON – Adrienne Dove pulled up to the checkout line of the Giant grocery store in Washington with a cart filled with cabbage, bananas and bagged string beans. The register rang $ 20.60. Instead of cash or card, Dove paid with a Produce Rx voucher from the store pharmacy. The Giant in the most impoverished… Read More »

8 Most Common Food Allergies

A food allergy reaction occurs when your immune system overreacts to a food or a substance in a food, identifying it as a danger and triggering a protective response.  90 percent of all food allergies are related to one of these eight foods,  Common food Allergens: Milk: It is one of the most common food… Read More »