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ORGANIC - What exactly does that mean?

Organic - What does that mean?

Product Labels

Label

What the label means

"100% Organic"

 

Must contain only organically produced ingredients;

It must also be grown and processed using organic farming methods that recycle resources and promote biodiversity. Crops must be grown without synthetic pesticides, bio-engineered genes, petroleum-based or sewage sludge-based fertilizers, and livestock cannot be given growth hormones.

Cannot: be irradiated, contain preservatives or flavor enhancing chemicals, traces of heavy metals, or other   contaminants in excess of tolerances set by the FDA.

"Certified Organic"

Must contain at least 95% organic ingredients

"Made with Organic Ingredients"

Can contain anywhere between 70-95% organic ingredients. i.e. up to 30% of ingredients may still contain pesticides, GMOs, added hormones etc.

“USDA Certified Organic" or "USDA Organic" or "USDA

Produce bearing this seal means that 95% or more of product has been grown to meet organic standards

What are the organic standards?

Organic crops must be grown without:

•  Synthetic pesticides

•  Bioengineered genes

•  Petroleum-based fertilizers

•  Sewage sludge-based fertilizers

Organic products cannot:

•  Be irradiated

•  Contain preservatives or flavor-enhancing chemicals (E.g. MSG)

•  Contain traces of heavy metals or other contaminants in excess of FDA-defined tolerances

•  Contain pesticide residues exceeding 5% of maximum EPA pesticide tolerance

Organic crops must be grown / processed using farming methods that recycle resources and promote biodiversity

Organic meat must be from livestock that had access to the outdoors and was not given antibiotics or growth hormones

For a complete list of allowed/prohibited substances under the USDA organic label:

The National List of Allowed and Prohibited Substances

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Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy (PEMFT)

   Electrotherapy

       "The medical kit of the future"

The Body Electric

General electrotherapy health benefits.   Used systemically and/or locally at specific problem areas of the body, its effective application has many benefits:

Detoxification Wellness / Healthy aging Pain relief 
Relief from insomnia Immune system restoral Anti-Inflammatory
Maximizes cellular energy production Accelerated tissue /bone
/scar healing
Stress Reduction
Muscle relaxation / rehabilitation Increased blood oxygen
/ circulation
+++

There are several reasonably affordable electrotherapy devices available for personal use. The following electrotherapies are those that have received a significant amount of positive feedback:

Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulation (CES) applies specific frequency patterns to the head area, with the following benefits:

Balances neurotransmitters Relieves pain Treats depression
Substance abuse withdrawal Relieves insomnia Relieve stress / anxiety
Anti-Inflammatory Fibromyalgia +++