Yes, unfortunately it IS an issue, even with organic rice. Arsenic levels have been found to be highest in processed rice foods such as rice cakes, rice crackers and baby rice porridge, but also in normal rice, and even higher in brown rice.
From now into the New Year, its pretty common to overindulge in alcohol and sweet, fatty foods. Its Christmas, afterall, and work events and Christmas parties are not renowned for their healthy eating options. However, here are some ways to look after your liver, (which looks after you), so that you can enter 2019 feeling light and ready for the New Year.
By supercharging your diet with foods and herbs which are high in nutritional density and unique compounds, you can help insure against gaps in your diet.
Try a delicious chia pudding for breakfast
An important Naturopathic concept is to live seasonally. By paying attention to the season of winter, by changing our eating and taking the time to tune in and rest more, we can help avoid many of winter's illnesses.