organic food http://wwno.org en Docs Say Choose Organic Food To Reduce Kids' Exposure To Pesticides http://wwno.org/post/docs-say-choose-organic-food-reduce-kids-exposure-pesticides For the first time, the nation's pediatricians are wading into the controversy over whether organic food is better for you – and they're coming down on the side of parents who say it is, at least in part.<p>It's worth buying organic to avoid pesticide residues, at least in some foods, says the American Academy of Pediatrics in a <a href="http://www.aap.org/en-us/about-the-aap/aap-press-room/Pages/American-Academy-of-Pediatrics-Weighs-In-For-the-First-Time-on-Organic-Foods-for-Children.aspx">report</a> released today. Mon, 22 Oct 2012 19:28:00 +0000 Nancy Shute 22034 at http://wwno.org Why Organic Food May Not Be Healthier For You http://wwno.org/post/why-organic-food-may-not-be-healthier-you Yes, organics is a $29 billion <a href="http://www.organicnewsroom.com/2011/04/us_organic_industry_valued_at.html">industry</a> and still growing. Something is pulling us toward those organic veggies that are grown without synthetic pesticides or fertilizers.<p>But if you're thinking that organic produce will help you stay healthier, a new finding may come as a surprise. Tue, 04 Sep 2012 07:22:00 +0000 Allison Aubrey 19216 at http://wwno.org