NutritionFacts.org » Video Topics » persistent organic pollutants http://nutritionfacts.org The Latest in Nutrition Research Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:04:14 +0000 en-US hourly 1The latest in nutrition related research delivered in easy to understand video segments brought to you by Michael Greger M.D. Michael Greger, M.D. clean Michael Greger, M.D. mhg1@cornell.edu mhg1@cornell.edu (Michael Greger, M.D.) Copyright 2013 - NutritionFacts.org - All Rights Reserved The Latest in Nutrition Research nutrition, nutrition facts, diet, vegan, plant-based diet, healthy eating, nutritional data, cancer, cancer prevention NutritionFacts.org » Video Topics » persistent organic pollutants http://nutritionfacts.org/wp-content/themes/nutritionfacts/images/nutritionfacts_podcast.pnghttp://nutritionfacts.org TV-G Tri-Weekly Dioxins in U.S. Farm-Raised Catfishhttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/dioxins-in-u-s-farm-raised-catfish/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=dioxins-in-u-s-farm-raised-catfish&utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=dioxins-in-u-s-farm-raised-catfish http://nutritionfacts.org/video/dioxins-in-u-s-farm-raised-catfish/#comments Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:00:32 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=23703 Feed contaminated with toxic pollutants thought to originate from sewer sludge fed to chickens and fish results in human dioxin exposure through poultry, eggs, and catfish.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/dioxins-in-u-s-farm-raised-catfish/feed/ 12 Feed contaminated with toxic pollutants thought to originate from sewer sludge fed to chickens and fish results in human dioxin exposure through poultry, eggs, and catfish. Feed contaminated with toxic pollutants thought to originate from sewer sludge fed to chickens and fish results in human dioxin exposure through poultry, eggs, and catfish. Michael Greger, M.D. clean Pollutants in Salmon and Our Own Fathttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/pollutants-in-salmon-and-our-own-fat/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=pollutants-in-salmon-and-our-own-fat&utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=pollutants-in-salmon-and-our-own-fat http://nutritionfacts.org/video/pollutants-in-salmon-and-our-own-fat/#comments Wed, 07 May 2014 11:00:16 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=20008 Farmed Atlantic salmon, the kind of salmon most commonly found in restaurants and supermarkets, may be the single largest source of toxic dietary pollutants.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/pollutants-in-salmon-and-our-own-fat/feed/ 42 Farmed Atlantic salmon, the kind of salmon most commonly found in restaurants and supermarkets, may be the single largest source of toxic dietary pollutants. Farmed Atlantic salmon, the kind of salmon most commonly found in restaurants and supermarkets, may be the single largest source of toxic dietary pollutants. Michael Greger, M.D. clean Diabetes and Dioxinshttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/diabetes-and-dioxins/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=diabetes-and-dioxins&utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=diabetes-and-dioxins http://nutritionfacts.org/video/diabetes-and-dioxins/#comments Mon, 05 May 2014 11:00:21 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=19998 Industrial pollutants that build up in our own body fat may help explain the link between obesity and diabetes.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/diabetes-and-dioxins/feed/ 33 Industrial pollutants that build up in our own body fat may help explain the link between obesity and diabetes. Industrial pollutants that build up in our own body fat may help explain the link between obesity and diabetes. Michael Greger, M.D. clean Fish and Diabeteshttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/fish-and-diabetes/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=fish-and-diabetes&utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=fish-and-diabetes http://nutritionfacts.org/video/fish-and-diabetes/#comments Fri, 02 May 2014 11:00:47 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=20196 The relationship between fish consumption and diabetes risk may be due to toxic pollutants that build up in the aquatic food chain.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/fish-and-diabetes/feed/ 31 The relationship between fish consumption and diabetes risk may be due to toxic pollutants that build up in the aquatic food chain. The relationship between fish consumption and diabetes risk may be due to toxic pollutants that build up in the aquatic food chain. Michael Greger, M.D. clean Preventing Asthma With Fruits and Vegetableshttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/preventing-asthma-with-fruits-and-vegetables/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=preventing-asthma-with-fruits-and-vegetables&utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=preventing-asthma-with-fruits-and-vegetables http://nutritionfacts.org/video/preventing-asthma-with-fruits-and-vegetables/#comments Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:00:13 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=19518 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.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/preventing-asthma-with-fruits-and-vegetables/feed/ 30 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. 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. Michael Greger, M.D. clean How Many Cancers Have Been Caused by Arsenic-Laced Chicken?http://nutritionfacts.org/video/how-many-cancers-have-been-caused-by-arsenic-laced-chicken/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-many-cancers-have-been-caused-by-arsenic-laced-chicken&utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-many-cancers-have-been-caused-by-arsenic-laced-chicken http://nutritionfacts.org/video/how-many-cancers-have-been-caused-by-arsenic-laced-chicken/#comments Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:00:34 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=19514 Arsenic-containing drugs intentionally added to poultry feed to reduce the parasite burden and pinken the meat are apparently converted by cooking into carcinogenic inorganic arsenic compounds.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/how-many-cancers-have-been-caused-by-arsenic-laced-chicken/feed/ 20 Arsenic-containing drugs intentionally added to poultry feed to reduce the parasite burden and pinken the meat are apparently converted by cooking into carcinogenic inorganic arsenic compounds. Arsenic-containing drugs intentionally added to poultry feed to reduce the parasite burden and pinken the meat are apparently converted by cooking into carcinogenic inorganic arsenic compounds. Michael Greger, M.D. clean California Children Are Contaminatedhttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/california-children-are-contaminated/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=california-children-are-contaminated&utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=california-children-are-contaminated http://nutritionfacts.org/video/california-children-are-contaminated/#comments Wed, 09 Apr 2014 11:00:02 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=19509 The levels of arsenic, banned pesticides, and dioxins exceeded cancer benchmarks in each of the 364 children tested. Which foods were the primary sources of toxic pollutants for preschoolers and their parents?]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/california-children-are-contaminated/feed/ 28 The levels of arsenic, banned pesticides, and dioxins exceeded cancer benchmarks in each of the 364 children tested. Which foods were the primary sources of toxic pollutants for preschoolers and their parents? The levels of arsenic, banned pesticides, and dioxins exceeded cancer benchmarks in each of the 364 children tested. Which foods were the primary sources of toxic pollutants for preschoolers and their parents? Michael Greger, M.D. clean Dietary Sources of Alkylphenol Endocrine Disruptorshttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/dietary-sources-of-alkylphenol-endocrine-disruptors/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=dietary-sources-of-alkylphenol-endocrine-disruptors&utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=dietary-sources-of-alkylphenol-endocrine-disruptors http://nutritionfacts.org/video/dietary-sources-of-alkylphenol-endocrine-disruptors/#comments Fri, 07 Mar 2014 12:15:54 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=18873 Foods of animal origin (especially fish) appear to be the most important source of human exposure to industrial pollutants such as alkylphenol xenoestrogens.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/dietary-sources-of-alkylphenol-endocrine-disruptors/feed/ 35 Foods of animal origin (especially fish) appear to be the most important source of human exposure to industrial pollutants such as alkylphenol xenoestrogens. Foods of animal origin (especially fish) appear to be the most important source of human exposure to industrial pollutants such as alkylphenol xenoestrogens. Michael Greger, M.D. clean How Long to Detox From Fish Before Pregnancy?http://nutritionfacts.org/video/how-long-to-detox-from-fish-before-pregnancy/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-long-to-detox-from-fish-before-pregnancy&utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-long-to-detox-from-fish-before-pregnancy http://nutritionfacts.org/video/how-long-to-detox-from-fish-before-pregnancy/#comments Wed, 25 Dec 2013 12:10:20 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=17323 How many months does it take to clear 99% of the mercury and other industrial toxins from one’s body, and what role might our fat stores play in holding on to fat-soluble pollutants?]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/how-long-to-detox-from-fish-before-pregnancy/feed/ 38 How many months does it take to clear 99% of the mercury and other industrial toxins from one’s body, and what role might our fat stores play in holding on to fat-soluble pollutants? How many months does it take to clear 99% of the mercury and other industrial toxins from one’s body, and what role might our fat stores play in holding on to fat-soluble pollutants? Michael Greger, M.D. clean Mercury vs. Omega-3s for Brain Developmenthttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/mercury-vs-omega-3s-for-brain-development/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=mercury-vs-omega-3s-for-brain-development&utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=mercury-vs-omega-3s-for-brain-development http://nutritionfacts.org/video/mercury-vs-omega-3s-for-brain-development/#comments Mon, 25 Nov 2013 12:20:44 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=16842 Risk/benefit analysis of 33 fish species contrasts the brain boosting effects of DHA with the brain damaging effects of mercury to determine the net effect on intelligence (IQ).]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/mercury-vs-omega-3s-for-brain-development/feed/ 56 Risk/benefit analysis of 33 fish species contrasts the brain boosting effects of DHA with the brain damaging effects of mercury to determine the net effect on intelligence (IQ). Risk/benefit analysis of 33 fish species contrasts the brain boosting effects of DHA with the brain damaging effects of mercury to determine the net effect on intelligence (IQ). Michael Greger, M.D. clean