Allison Miller

Content Producer, New Hope Natural Media

Posts by Allison Miller

Why diet foods are tanking—and what’s taking their place

“Dieting” isn’t a fashionable term anymore. But in its place, there's a new level of confusion over what constitutes healthy eating. How is the food....More

Why you should consider cutting alcohol for 30 days

Originating in the U.K., "Dry January" is emerging as a hot trend in the United States. Just how might your body benefit from 30 days of alcohol-free....More

Recipe: Golden Milk from Dr. Taz Bhatia, MD

Boost your immunity by enjoying this simple golden "milk" (you can make it dairy free!) with ground turmeric, ginger root, cloves and raw local honey....More

People don’t want soda once they watch it made from scratch

The Center for Science in the Public Interest set up a booth in downtown Denver to make soda "from scratch" with the same amount of sugar as Coca-....More

Will Bhutan be the first country to go 100% organic?

Bhutan, a small mountain nation in the Himalayas, is planning to go 100 percent organic by 2020. If they succeed, they’ll be the first country in the....More

How Brooklyn is cleaning up polluted water with floating gardens

Brooklyn’s famously polluted Gowanus Canal is now home to thriving floating gardens that are slowly giving the Superfund site new life....More

Are broccoli leaves the next kale?

The part of the broccoli plant that normally serves as compost could become the latest must-have leafy green....More

What is agroforestry?

Agroforestry might be a relatively new word and concept, but it’s been practiced for hundreds of years....More

Schools fight for sustainability, one lunch plate at a time

The Urban School Food Alliance has transitioned six of the largest school districts in the country to compostable lunch plates, preventing 2.5....More

Are almonds a climate change hero?

Almonds may guzzle up water, but they're great at keeping carbon in the soil—which might just redeem them in the midst of California’s record drought....More

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