Over 1,500 Health Topics
Browse Health Topics
Ask the Doctor
Q&A with Dr. Greger
News & Articles
Show some love!
Find out More
Watch videos about CDC
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).
September 4, 2011
Pork Tapeworms on the Brain
Neurocysticercosis, infection with pork tapeworm larvae brain parasites, is an increasingly serious public health problem in the United States, potentially causing headaches, dizziness, seizures,...
October 13, 2010
Fecal Bacteria Survey
How contaminated is the American meat supply with fecal matter?
October 8, 2010
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.
August 16, 2010
Update on Alfalfa Sprouts
Raw alfalfa sprouts continue to be associated with outbreaks of foodborne illness.
August 27, 2007
Don’t Eat Raw Alfalfa Sprouts
Fecal bacteria may contaminate alfalfa seed sprouts and present a food safety risk.
Page 3 of 3
View All Topics
Is vanilla almond milk healthy?
Can hot peppers (capsaicin) cause cancer?
Is the plastic chemical BPA really harmful to your health?
Are homegrown alfalfa sprouts safe?
Is apple cider vinegar good for you?
- All Rights Reserved | In partnership with the
Jesse & Julie Rasch Foundation
Terms of Service