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  • 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.
  • Dead Meat Bacteria Endotoxemia
    Dead Meat Bacteria Endotoxemia
    The high bacteria load in raw or cooked animal foods and fermented foods may trigger an endotoxemic surge of inflammation that may be exacerbated by the presence of saturated animal fat.
  • The Exogenous Endotoxin Theory
    The Exogenous Endotoxin Theory
    The endotoxemia (bacterial toxins in the bloodstream) that follows a meal of animal products and results in inflammation and stiffened arteries may come from the food itself rather than from one's...
  • Cheese Mites and Maggots
    Cheese Mites and Maggots
    Cheese manufacturers use spider-like insects and fly larvae to impart particular flavors and aromas to certain cheeses.
  • Carcinogens in the Smell of Frying Bacon
    Carcinogens in the Smell of Frying Bacon
    Frying bacon outdoors decreases the concentration of airborne nitrosamine carcinogens.
  • Carcinogenic Putrescine
    Carcinogenic Putrescine
    Biogenic amines such as spermine, cadaverine, and putrescine are chemical compounds of decay that may have adverse health effects. Which foods are most contaminated: beer, blue cheese, feta cheese,...
  • Is Kombucha Tea Good For You?
    Is Kombucha Tea Good For You?
    Case reports of people ending up in a coma after drinking kombucha tea.
  • Is Kimchi Good For You?
    Is Kimchi Good For You?
    Epidemiological evidence that kim chi consumption may significantly increase cancer risk.