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  • Preventing Asthma With Fruits and Vegetables
    Preventing Asthma With Fruits and Vegetables
    A study involving more than a million kids suggests the striking worldwide variation in childhood rates of allergies, asthma, and eczema is related to diet.
  • Modern Meat Not Ahead of the Game
    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...
  • Carcinogens in the Smell of Frying Bacon
    Carcinogens in the Smell of Frying Bacon
    Frying bacon outdoors decreases the concentration of airborne nitrosamine carcinogens.
  • Throw Household Products Off the Scent
    Throw Household Products Off the Scent
    Volatile chemicals in consumer products such as air fresheners, laundry detergents, fabric softeners, and dryer sheets may be hazardous.
  • Deep Frying Toxins
    Deep Frying Toxins
    Volatile toxins created by deep frying may pose a respiratory risk.
  • Carcinogens in Roasted Coffee?
    Carcinogens in Roasted Coffee?
    If there are carcinogens created when you roast chicken, what about roasted coffee beans?
  • Antioxidant Level Dynamics
    Antioxidant Level Dynamics
    Using an argon laser to measure human antioxidant levels in real time, researchers uncover how fast stress can deplete the body and how slowly it takes to restore antioxidant levels
  • Hot Dogs & Leukemia
    Hot Dogs & Leukemia
    How much cancer risk can be avoided through lifestyle change?