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November 27, 2012
Meat industry public relations campaign to "crush" myths makes false claim about the millions of pounds of antibiotics fed to farm animals.
November 8, 2012
More Antibiotics In White Meat or Dark Meat?
Concentrations of antibiotic residues vary between different edible muscle tissues in poultry.
November 7, 2012
Lowering Dietary Antibiotic Intake
What a few days eating vegetarian can do to the level of antibiotics and phthalates flowing through one's body.
October 23, 2012
President’s Cancer Panel Report on Environmental Risk
The official National Cancer Institute report on the "unacceptable" burden of cancer stemming from industrial chemical pollutants is strongly worded, but lacks sufficient dietary guidance.
October 9, 2012
An evolutionary argument for a plant-based diet is presented, in contrast to "paleo" fad diets.
August 30, 2012
Tipping Firmicutes to Bacteroidetes
Certain phytonutrients may tip the balance of healthy gut bacteria in favor of flora associated with improved weight control.
May 24, 2012
A Fine Kettle of Fluoxetine
Excreted pharmaceutical drugs such as Prozac can end up polluting our waterways and may bioaccumulate in fish flesh.
April 16, 2012
Food Poisoning Bacteria Cross-Contamination
The food-poisoning fecal bacteria found in 70% of U.S. retail poultry is destroyed by proper cooking, but contamination of the kitchen environment may place consumers at risk.
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