Does Decaffeinated Coffee Contain Formaldehyde?

(Republished from the Aug. 2011 Healing Harvest Newsletter) What an unappetizing question!  There are two things that I have found many men to be most passionate about in their diets, and they are… meat and coffee.  First off, there is a small amount of formaldehyde…

Xanthan Gum (E415)- What is it and does it have nutritional value?

(Taken from the July 2011 Healing Harvest Newsletter) Thank you for this question of the month! Xanthan gum is used as a thickener and stabilizer for both raw or cooked foods.  It is made from a tiny microorganism called Xanthomonas campestris and is a…