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    Dead Meat Bacteria Endotoxemia
    The high bacteria load in raw or cooked animal foods and fermented foods may trigger an endotoxemic surge of inflammation that may be exacerbated by the presence of saturated animal fat.
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    Uprooting the Leading Causes of Death
    Death in America is largely a foodborne illness. Focusing on studies published just over the last year in peer-reviewed scientific medical journals, Dr. Greger offers practical advice on how best to...
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    The Leaky Gut Theory of Why Animal Products Cause Inflammation
    A single meal of meats, eggs, and dairy can cause a spike of inflammation within hours that can stiffen one's arteries. Originally this was thought to be the result of saturated animal fat causing...
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    The Exogenous Endotoxin Theory
    The endotoxemia (bacterial toxins in the bloodstream) that follows a meal of animal products and results in inflammation and stiffened arteries may come from the food itself rather than from one's...
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    Black Versus English Walnuts
    A dramatic difference exists between the anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects of black walnuts versus English walnuts.
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    The Inflammatory Meat Molecule Neu5Gc
    Plant-based diets may help rheumatoid arthritis by decreasing exposure to an inflammatory compound found in animal products.
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    Bacterial Vaginosis and Diet
    A more plant-based diet may help prevent vaginal infections, one of the most common gynecological problems of young women.
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    Plant-Based Diets: Oral Health
    Plant-based diets may help protect against oral cancer and periodontal (gum) disease, a leading cause of tooth loss.
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    PhIP: The Three Strikes Breast Carcinogen
    The cooked meat carcinogen PhIP found in fried bacon, fish, and chicken may not only trigger cancer and promote tumor growth, but also increase its metastatic potential by increasing its
  • Daily Video
    Biblical Daniel Fast Put to the Test
    Within a matter of weeks, participants placed on the vegan diet outlined by the prophet Daniel experienced improvements in blood pressure, cholesterol and insulin levels, insulin resistance, and...
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    Modern Meat Not Ahead of the Game
    Since chronic inflammation underlines many disease processes and saturated fat appears to facilitate the endotoxic inflammatory reaction to animal products, researchers have looked to wild animals...
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    Does Coconut Oil Clog Arteries?
    Sellers of coconut oil use a beef industry tactic to downplay the risks associated with the saturated fat in their products.
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    Top 10 Most Popular Videos of the Year
    2012 was NutritionFacts.org’s first full year in existence. This year we added about 10,000 twitter followers, 10,000 facebook fans, and 20,000 new subscribers, whose collective enthusiasm in...
  • NF-Lead Poisoning Risk From Venison Article
    Lead Poisoning Risk From Venison
    The reason animal products trigger inflammation in the body within hours of consumption is thought to be due to the residual bacterial toxins that survive the cooking process (as l detailed in my...
  • Preventing Bacterial Vaginosis With Diet Article
    Preventing Bacterial Vaginosis With Diet
    In the same way fermented pickles, kimchi, and sauerkraut foster the growth of good bacteria by maintaining an acidic environment, so does the human vagina. The normal pH of one’s vagina is that of...
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    The True Shelf Life of Cooking Oils
    Cooking oil manufacturer “best-by” dates were recently put to the test by comparing the development of rancidity between almond oil, avocado oil, hazelnut oil, macadamia oil, grape seed oil, rice...
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    Latest Nutrition DVD now available (proceeds to charity)
    The current batch of videos from volume 8 are set to run out soon, and so starting this week, and running up until August here on NutritionFacts.org, I’ll be rolling out the videos off my new...
  • How Does Meat Cause Inflammation? Article
    How Does Meat Cause Inflammation?
    The anti-inflammatory effect of plant-based diets is about more than just the power of plants. It’s also the avoidance of animal foods. In my blog last week, Treating Crohn’s Disease With Diet,...
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