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Is organic food worth the price?
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Dr. Rick Kirschner
General Practice
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Depends
If you care about sustainable farming practices, or lowering the carbon footprint of human activity; if you don't like consuming pesticides and other chemicals in your food; if you find peace of mind in eating food farmed as it has been for centuries rather than participating in one of the many modern chemical experiments on people, then yes.
If you don't care about these things, no.

In brief: Depends
If you care about sustainable farming practices, or lowering the carbon footprint of human activity; if you don't like consuming pesticides and other chemicals in your food; if you find peace of mind in eating food farmed as it has been for centuries rather than participating in one of the many modern chemical experiments on people, then yes.
If you don't care about these things, no.
Dr. Rick Kirschner
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Dr. Erik Borncamp
Wound care
In brief: Depends.
The fruit has the same benefits of vitamins and fiber etc.
but some people feel that organic fruits and vegetables have less toxic pesticides on them so you consume less. Organic farmers use pesticides that are felt to be safer. But is unclear how much pesticide humans actually consume from the food and whether those small amounts have any actual effect on you.

In brief: Depends.
The fruit has the same benefits of vitamins and fiber etc.
but some people feel that organic fruits and vegetables have less toxic pesticides on them so you consume less. Organic farmers use pesticides that are felt to be safer. But is unclear how much pesticide humans actually consume from the food and whether those small amounts have any actual effect on you.
Dr. Erik Borncamp
Dr. Erik Borncamp
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