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September 18, 2013
Starving Cancer with Methionine Restriction
Methionine restriction—best achieved through a plant-based diet—may prove to have a major impact on patients with cancer because unlike normal tissues, many human tumors require the amino acid...
February 18, 2013
Are Cats or Dogs More Protective For Children’s Health?
Sharing one's home with a cat or dog may decrease the risk of infectious diseases in children, including ear infections, respiratory illnesses, and gastroenteritis.
February 15, 2013
The consumption of cat and dog meat may be playing a role in "massive human rabies epidemics" in Asia. (Some people may find some of the concepts and images in this video disturbing.)
September 4, 2010
Halving Heart Attack Risk
Three interventions that may cut one's risk in half of dying from our #1 killer.
November 24, 2009
USDA Parasite Game
What percentage of retail beef samples are infested with sarcocystis parasites?
November 23, 2009
New Corpse Smell
Compounds released from the putrefaction of flesh can cause a common form of seafood poisoning.
August 18, 2009
Pets & Human Lymphoma
Is having a cat or dog associated with a higher or lower risk of developing non-Hodgkin lymphoma?
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