Everyone is trying to get on the organic bandwagon. It can be overwhelming when you are grocery shopping. Here are 11 easy ways to go green!
Taken from menshealth.com
By: Andrew Daniels
During the past two decades, “healthy eating” and “organic foods” have become nearly synonymous—and the American appetite for them has grown increasingly voracious (between 1990 and 2009 alone, sales in organic foods and beverages jumped from $1 billion to $24.8 billion). The benefits of consuming a more organic diet are many, including a lower risk of asthma, diabetes, Parkinson’s, certain cancers, and even autism. But the supermarket isn’t the only place where you can boost your health (and save the planet) by going organic. We sat down with Maria Rodale, CEO of Rodale, Inc. and author of Organic Manifesto, to learn a handful of easy ways that every man can live a more chemical-free life. We all have a responsibility for how this world turns out, how our families turn out, and how our futures turn out,” says Rodale, “and choosing organic is really about exercising that responsibility.” Here are 11 ways to go organic beyond the grocery store—and stay healthy for life.