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The Most Anti-Inflammatory Mushroom

Atherosclerotic plaques may be more aptly described as pimples. These inflamed pockets of pus building up in the lining of our arteries can rupture, cut off our hearts’ blood supply, and kill us. In my 2-min. video Arterial Acne, I profile a New England Journal of Medicine review that...

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Why is it legal to sell unsafe meat. Mat_the_W. F
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Why is it Legal to Sell Unsafe Meat?

Most of the U.S. population suffers an acute diarrheal illness every year. According to a recent survey, most people correctly identified food as the most common source of infection, but fewer than half (45%) believed it legal for grocery stores to sell meat with food-poisoning bacteria on it. You...

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Health Food Store Advice: Often Worthless or Worst

How many times has this happened to you? You’re in a natural food store walking near the supplement section and an employee graciously asks if you need any help, and proceeds to offer advice on healing what ails you. You’ll notice it’s illegal for food and supplement companies to claim they...

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Adding FDA approved viruses to meat.  Bacter : WC
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Adding FDA-Approved Viruses to Meat

Bacteria-eating viruses (bacteriophages) have been approved as meat additives to reduce the food safety risks associated with processed meat and poultry products. There is a concern, however, that viruses fed to chickens could spread toxin genes between bacteria, the subject of my 3-min. video...

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