Ah, the ultimate modern convenience: the microwave. Lurking in every home. Not given a second thought. And why should we, with assurances from the manufacturers and the FDA of their total safety. I gave mine away 4 years ago – this is why.
I got rid of my microwave over 4 years ago after reading the research on microwaves sent to me by my Dad. When I think back to how I used to make 2 Minute Noodles in a plastic bowl in the microwave and then wash it down with a diet coke, I shudder. It’s no wonder I got ill!
How Microwaves Work
Microwaves heat differently than any other food appliance. They heat the water molecules in food with microwaves, a form of electromagnetic radiation. Read the rest of this post »