The many uses of cacao powder

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Cacao powder is derived from the cacao pod found in cacao fruit trees. Cacao is full of antioxidants and the flavanols found in cacao have many health benefits. Have you ever heard that dark chocolate can reduce the risk of cancer, heart attack, stroke and improve overall cholesterol and blood pressure levels? Cacao contains more… Read more »

Is juicing good for you?

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A few day ago, someone posted on our Facebook page that whole foods are better then juicing, in reference to a link about a new Kuvings Whole Slow Juicer that just came on the market. While I did not want to discuss this topic on the thread, I have decided to do a post about… Read more »

Gluten Free Diet

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A gluten-free diet is a diet that excludes the protein gluten. Gluten is found in grains such as wheat, barley and rye. A gluten-free diet is used to treat celiac disease. Gluten causes inflammation in the small intestines of people with celiac disease. Eating a gluten-free diet helps people with celiac disease control their signs and symptoms and… Read more »

All about Stevia

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We are receiving a lot of customer questions on Stevia. We have recently had many inquires about the use of Stevia in Dale’s Raw Protein Bars.  Stevia is a great natural sweetener however, due to the high amount of concerns about it, we have decided to remove Stevia from our protein bars effective May 2, 2012. The facts… Read more »