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  • Illegal Drugs in Chicken Feathers
    Illegal Drugs in Chicken Feathers
    By testing chicken feathers for chemical residues, researchers aim to find out what the poultry industry is feeding their birds. The presence of banned drugs and a broad range of pharmaceuticals...
  • What’s the Best Mouthwash?
    What’s the Best Mouthwash?
    There’s a cheap concoction one can make at home that safely wipes out cavity-forming bacteria on our teeth better than chlorhexidine mouthwash and also reduces their plaque-forming ability.
  • 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.
  • Foster Farms Responds to Chicken Salmonella Outbreaks
    Foster Farms Responds to Chicken Salmonella Outbreaks
    Foster Farms chicken may have infected and sickened more than 10,000 people due to contamination of the meat with fecal material.
  • Superbugs in Conventional vs. Organic Chicken
    Superbugs in Conventional vs. Organic Chicken
    The level of multi-drug antibiotic resistant bacteria contamination is compared between meat from animals raised conventionally and certified organic meat from animals raised without being fed...
  • Past the Age of Miracles: Facing a Post-Antibiotic Age
    Past the Age of Miracles: Facing a Post-Antibiotic Age
    The Director-General of the World Health Organization warns that we may be facing an end to modern medicine as we know it thanks in part to the mass feeding of antibiotics to farm animals to...
  • Childhood Tea Drinking May Increase Fluorosis Risk
    Childhood Tea Drinking May Increase Fluorosis Risk
    Green tea consumption may help prevent cavities, but excessive consumption among young children may lead to dental fluorosis due to the natural fluoride content of the plant.
  • Can Cranberry Juice Treat Bladder Infections?
    Can Cranberry Juice Treat Bladder Infections?
    Cranberries may reduce the recurrence of urinary tract infections, but their role in treating infections is limited.
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