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Published by Rosen Central in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Food adulteration and inspection

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [43]-46) and index.

StatementPaula Johanson.
SeriesWhat"s in your food? Recipe for disaster
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTX531 .J64 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16672249M
ISBN 109781404214170
LC Control Number2007028434

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I felt compelled to comment after reading the review that described the book as “a lot of ranting.” I found the book presented evidence in a logical and nonbiased fashion, presenting the results of over scientific studies, implicating processed foods as a factor in life threatening disease as well as autism, decreased intelligence, depression, dementia, and crime/5. Now for many people these recipes have far less processed ingredients than they have ever had before and maybe they are yummy too but they are not recipes of “no processed foods”. It simply could be, days of great meals with less processed ingredients.   Reading Unprocessed: My City-Dwelling Year of Reclaiming Real Food by Megan Kimble inspired me to follow the author’s lead and try eliminating processed foods . Processed foods are not just microwave meals and ready meals. A processed food is any food that has been altered in some way during preparation. Food processing can be as basic as: freezing; canning; baking; drying; Not all processed foods are unhealthy but some processed foods may contain high levels of salt, sugar and fat.