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August 11, 2014
Illegal Drugs in Chicken Feathers
By testing chicken feathers for chemical residues, researchers aim to find out what the poultry industry is feeding their birds. The presence of banned drugs and a broad range of pharmaceuticals...
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...
October 7, 2011
Are Avocados Good for You?
Persin, a natural toxin found in avocados, appears so effective at killing breast cancer cells that it is being considered as a chemotherapy agent.
December 2, 2010
Obesity-Causing Pollutants in Food
Chemical obesogens in the food supply may be contributing to the obesity epidemic.
August 29, 2007
Can Pesticides Be Rinsed Off?
Researchers measure the impact of eating organic on the levels of pesticides in our children.
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