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May 2, 2012
When Meat Can Be a Lifesaver
There are rare birth defects in which the inability to produce certain compounds requires an exogenous source. Presented here is a case report of a boy with a mutation in his carnitine transport..
October 10, 2011
Are Avocados Bad for You?
The insecticide and fungicide compound found naturally in avocadoes (persin) may damage the DNA of normal cells as well as cancer cells.
October 6, 2011
The Effect of Canned Tuna on Future Wages
The mercury contamination in tuna and other fish may adversely impact future earnings by impairing brain function and leading to a loss of intelligence (IQ).
October 5, 2011
Fish Oil in Troubled Waters
Major fish oil manufacturers and drug stores are being sued for failing to disclose the PCB pollutants in fish oil supplements.
April 24, 2011
Can Folic Acid Be Harmful?
New research on the human metabolism of folic acid suggests natural sources of folate are preferable
January 22, 2011
Avoiding Other Banned Pesticides
Industrial pollutants in the food supply may help explain the link between dairy consumption and Parkinson's disease.
October 3, 2010
Flame Retardant Chemical Contamination
A way to detoxify one's body of industrial pollutants found in the food supply.
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