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ACCORDING TO JOHN: NEW SCIENCE SAYS APPLES ARE HEALTHY, NOT FORBIDDEN

In the last five years, scientific studies have discovered some new and powerful health benefits from eating apples that add to the old apple studies that said similarly positive things. Research the topic and you’ll find compelling, recent evidence of the apple’s ability to address prevention and/or management of many types of cancer, heart disease, asthma, diabetes, macular degeneration, Alzheimer’s, osteoporosis, digestive health and weight loss. It is truly a wonder food but, unfortunately, due to conventional growing methods, some apples also contain toxins. Why waste all those health benefits by covering it with pesticides? The Environmental Working Group’s report titled “Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce,” identified apples as among the 12 foods on which pesticide residues have been most frequently found. That alone is a good reason to try growing them yourself with John & Bob’s products to maximize soil health which will minimize pest and disease problems....

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