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Food/Drink

Pour Your Glass: 10 Delectable Wines you Should Taste Before You Die

There are uncountable things an individual should try before they die and one of those are the prominent beverages out there such as wines whether it is classic, vintage, or modern. Trust me, your soul will more be gratified in tasting some delicacies and beverages before you die. You can search for some interesting and […]

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Community Food/Drink

How to Make Your Local Farmers Market a Force for Positive Change

How is Your Local Farmers Market Changing Culture Muncie, Indiana Blog – The Midwest is notorious for its glorious farmer’s markets where the food is fresh, abundant and tasty. Some would argue that the Midwest is best when it comes to growing good food. People across the country want to support the local economy and eat […]

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Food/Drink Government

Industrial Farms, Water, Money vs Public Health

Part One of a Series of Articles on CAFOs – Industrial Farms, 2014 Muncie, IN (NEWS)– In case you missed it, our neighbors to the Northeast experienced a shock and an inconvenience when they were told to avoid drinking their city’s water. Ohio’s republican governor, John Kasich, had to declare a state of emergency so […]

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Food/Drink Wellness

For Your Health: Organic Food versus Non-Organic

Consumer demand for healthy, sustainably grown food has grown the organic market from just $1 billion in 1990 to nearly $30 billion today. Increasingly, consumers are saying “No” to foods containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs), “No” to highly processed junk foods, and “No” to foods that come from factory farms. Health tops the list of […]

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Food/Drink Wellness

Salmon Farming: Is it Killing Canada’s Salmon Industry?

MUNCIE, Indiana – We’ve talked about the cozy relationships between industry and our federal government. Lobby groups for corporate America spend millions of dollars lobbying Washington and Hoosier to make sure politicians are catering to their best interest. America isn’t the only country who suffers from this influence as the video we found uncovers that […]

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Food/Drink

Understanding Genetically Engineered Foods

Understanding genetically engineered foods and how to take action at the checkout register By Elizabeth Blessing, MSN, co-founder and chief nutritionist of Green BEAN Delivery The defeat of Prop. 37 by California voters on Election Day in November sent shock waves across the food and agricultural industries. Prop. 37 was a measure that required the […]

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Food/Drink

Environmental Toxins, Obesity and Diabetes

When it comes to treating obesity, most doctors and dietitians focus on the amount of calories taken in versus the amount of calories burned. The treatment of diabetes is focused on dietary changes and prescription medications. But, sometimes neither works. Why? According to research and evidence, there is a link to environmental toxins and obesity […]

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Culture Food/Drink

Forks Over Knives Viewing in Muncie on July 14th

One of the goals at Muncie Voice is to share progressive and alternative views with the citizens in our community. The vegan lifestyle has been receiving much attention in the past several years. According to the Vegetarian Resource Website: Vegetarians do not eat meat, fish, or poultry. Vegans, as well as being vegetarian, do not […]

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Food/Drink

Think Globally, Eat Locally

Now it is more important than ever to eat locally and shop your local farmer’s market and small grocery store. We all know that our planet needs our help now, but we often feel unsure about what to do, where to make an effort, and what will really help. The good news is that we […]