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  • Daily Video
    Is Liquid Smoke Flavoring Carcinogenic?
    Different brands of liquid smoke flavorings have been tested for DNA-damaging potential, p53 activation, and levels of known carcinogens. Smoked foods such as ham, turkey, barbeque chicken, herring,...
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    Seeing Red No. 3: Coloring to Dye For
    The artificial food coloring Red No. 3 has yet to be banned despite its purported role in causing thousands of cases of thyroid cancer.
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    Poultry Exposure Tied to Liver and Pancreatic Cancer
    Cancer-causing viruses in poultry may explain increased risks of death from liver and pancreatic cancers.
  • Daily Video
    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...
  • Daily Video
    Is Cod Liver Oil Good For You?
    Even distilled cod liver oil supplements may have toxic levels of vitamin A.
  • Daily Video
    Phytates for Rehabilitating Cancer Cells
    Unlike most other anti-cancer agents, the phytates naturally found in whole plant foods may trigger cancer cell differentiation, causing them to revert back to behaving more like normal cells.
  • Daily Video
    Fully Consensual Heart Disease Treatment
    When doctors withhold dietary treatment options from cardiac patients, they are violating the cornerstone of medical ethics, informed consent.
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    Prolonged Liver Function Enhancement From Broccoli
    The boost in detoxifying enzymes triggered by cruciferous vegetable consumption may last for weeks!
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    Liver Toxicity Due to Broccoli Juice?
    6,000 cups of broccoli a year is probably too much.
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    Herbalife® Supplement Liver Toxicity
    What the peer-reviewed scientific literature has to say about Herbalife® supplements.
  • Daily Video
    Hepatitis E Virus in Pork
    The discovery of infectious hepatitis E virus in retail pork products may help explain the purported association between liver failure and pork consumption.
  • Is Noni or Mangosteen Juice Safe? Article
    Is Noni or Mangosteen Juice Safe?
    There is now another case report of acute toxicity linked to noni juice ingestion, this time in a 14 year old. At least his liver didn’t fail completely like in two of the earlier cases. What do we...
  • Daily Video
    Update on Herbalife®
    The liver toxicity associated with Herbalife® supplements may be due to vitamin A toxicity
  • Daily Video
    Gerson Therapy for Cancer
    Gerson Therapy is a largely diet-based alternative treatment for cancer. What have 65 years of medical research concluded about its efficacy and safety?
  • Daily Video
    Amla Versus Cancer Cell Growth
    Indian gooseberries (amla), an important plant in Ayurvedic medicine, may have anti-cancer properties, as well as cough-, fever-, pain-, stress-, and diarrhea-suppressing effects.
  • Daily Video
    Dietary Sources of Alkylphenol Endocrine Disruptors
    Foods of animal origin (especially fish) appear to be the most important source of human exposure to industrial pollutants such as alkylphenol xenoestrogens.
  • Daily Video
    The Best Detox
    The most powerful natural inducer of our liver's detoxifying enzyme system is sulforaphane, a phytonutrient produced by broccoli.
  • Today's Blog-- Article
    Broccoli Boosts Liver Detox Enzymes
    Researchers just found out that the boost in detoxifying enzymes triggered by cruciferous vegetable consumption may last for weeks! Last spring in my post The Best Detox I described this amazing...
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