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June 27, 2012
Is Hydroponic Basil as Healthy?
The antioxidant, phytonutrient, and vitamin content of basil grown in water (hydroponic) is compared to basil grown in soil.
February 28, 2012
Are Nitrates Pollutants or Nutrients?
Phytonutrients such as vitamin C prevent the formation of nitrosamines from nitrites, which explains why adding nitrite preservatives to processed meat can be harmful, but adding more vegetables and...
November 17, 2010
Acne & Cancer Connection
The hormones present in cow's milk may help explain the association between certain diseases and dairy consumption.
October 5, 2009
Fungal Toxins in Apples
Researchers report levels of a fungal toxin in organic and conventional apple juice.
August 28, 2009
The Healthiest Sweetener
There are two sweeteners that are actually good for you.
October 13, 2008
Cancer Fighting Berries
Do organic strawberries block human cancer cell growth in a Petri dish more than conventional berries?
August 30, 2007
Nine Servings a Day Minimum
In trying to reach your nine daily servings of fruits and vegetables, which ones don't count?
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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