Why Every Podcaster Needs a Guest Release

By Esther Garfin This is intended as general information, not legal advice, and does not establish a lawyer-client relationship. It is not a substitute for independent legal advice. Please consult a lawyer to address any specific legal issues. To my fellow podcast creators and producers, I’m the founder of Alternative Food Network (AFN) and producer […]

Fermented Foods

All content or opinions expressed in this article are for informational purposes only and are not a substitute for professional medical advice. Alternative Food Network Inc. is not responsible or liable for any diagnosis made by a reader based on the content of this site. Always seek advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare practitioner […]

Understanding Health Food Terms: Organic, All Natural and More

By Natalee Goodman Have you ever found yourself in your local grocery store, looking at products and thinking, “What do all of these labels mean?” In our podcast, Organic and Other Health Food Buzzwords Explained, Dr. Ashley Salomon, MD, highlights ten of the most common and confusing health food terms that her patients ask her […]

Travel Tips to Prevent Foodborne Illness

By Natalee Goodman  All content or opinions expressed in this article are for informational purposes only and are not a substitute for professional medical advice. Alternative Food Network Inc. is not responsible or liable for any diagnosis made by a reader based on the content of this site. Always seek advice from your doctor or other […]

Food Poisoning, Parasite Infections and Food Safety

By Natalee Goodman All content or opinions expressed in this article are for informational purposes only and are not a substitute for professional medical advice. Alternative Food Network Inc. is not responsible or liable for any diagnosis made by a reader based on the content of this site. Always seek advice from your doctor or […]

What Is Moringa?

Moringa is gaining in popularity as a new “superfood” with nutritional and medicinal advantages. The Moringa oleifera plant, also called the “Miracle Tree”, grows in parts of India, Pakistan, the Caribbean, the Philippines and parts of Africa. It is considered to be one of nature’s healthiest and most nutritious foods. It has been used for generations in […]

The Plant-Based Diet: What Is It and How To Start

Episode 1 – Plant Based Eating: What is it and how to start? Listen to “Plant Based Eating: What is it and how to start?” on Spreaker. Whether you’re vegetarian, vegan or a meat eater interested in integrating more plant-based foods into your diet, there’s no question that plant-based has gone mainstream. But it’s more […]

Better For You Desserts

Better For You Desserts Desserts are ever so tempting, aren’t they? At AFN we believe that desserts shouldn’t be off the table just because you want to eat healthier or because you have food restrictions. There are workarounds. And there’s not one dessert for everyone. From vegan, to lower sugar, to vegetable additions to desserts […]