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  • Viral Meat Spray
    Viral Meat Spray
    Bacteria-eating viruses (bacteriophages) have been approved as meat additives to reduce the risk of Listeria and Campylobacter found in processed meat and poultry products, but there is a concern...
  • Flax and Fecal Flora
    Flax and Fecal Flora
    The trillions of good bacteria in our gut can be thought of as an additional organ, metabolizing, detoxifying, and activating many crucial components of our diet. The formation of lignans from...
  • Sometimes the Enzyme Myth Is True
    Sometimes the Enzyme Myth Is True
    There are a few examples of plant enzymes having physiologically relevant impacts on the human diet, and the formation of sulforaphane in broccoli is one of them.
  • Safest Source of B12
    Safest Source of B12
    Since foods are effectively a package deal, what is the best way to get vitamin B12 (cobalamin)?
  • Bulking Up on Antioxidants
    Bulking Up on Antioxidants
    Even when fiber and fruit and vegetable intake are kept constant, choosing foods richer in antioxidants may increase stool size, which is associated with lower cancer risk.
  • Is Dragon Fruit Good For You?
    Is Dragon Fruit Good For You?
    The role this exotic fruit plays in health promotion.
  • Gut Flora & Obesity
    Gut Flora & Obesity
    How one may be able to modify one's own gut flora to facilitate weight loss.
  • Toxic Megacolon Superbug
    Toxic Megacolon Superbug
    Clostridium difficile is another "superbug" found in the U.S. meat supply.
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