The World Health Organization defines compulsive addiction as a pattern of behavior characterized by the overwhelming involvement with the use of a drug and the securing of its supply.  In many cases, the drug causes severe impairment of life functions. Based on that definition, America, is a nation addicted. The poor become ill from unhealthy and addictive foods while the insured become addicted to prescribed drugs. The interests and…
Plants synthesize carbohydrates out of sunlight, carbon dioxide and water.   These colorful carbohydrates are bound together with other fibers to create the fruits and vegetables enjoyed around the world.    Carbohydrates are the creations of plants. There are no animal sources of carbohydrates.   The plant's production of carbohydrate is essential to the plant's life and to human survival. Without plants there are no humans.   The importance of…
Nature showered the planet with an enormous variety of plants. These plants provide the wonderful, colorful and complex carbohydrates enjoyed around the world. Each one a unique work containing groups of phytonutrients. which I call 'libraries'. This library is what gives the plant its particular identity and usefulness to humans. The smaller phytochemicals are complexed to the larger macronutrient (carbohydrate). This is the plant's store of polysaccharide chains.  Polysaccharide chains provide clean…