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October 29, 2012
Food Sources of Flame Retardant Chemicals
Other than pet food and fish, which may be most contaminated, how do fire retardant chemicals (PBDE) and polychlorinated naphthalenes (PCN) concentrate in the American food supply?
October 23, 2012
President’s Cancer Panel Report on Environmental Risk
The official National Cancer Institute report on the "unacceptable" burden of cancer stemming from industrial chemical pollutants is strongly worded, but lacks sufficient dietary guidance.
October 9, 2012
An evolutionary argument for a plant-based diet is presented, in contrast to "paleo" fad diets.
September 26, 2010
Is Yerba Maté Tea Bad For You?
Concerns about the carcinogenicity of this Latin American herbal tea.
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Given the “brain-eating amoeba” (Naegleria fowleri) in tap water should I sterilize my neti pot water?
Nutrition recommendations for acid reflux (GERD), heartburn, and Barrett’s Esophagus?
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Dairy and ear infections: is there an association?
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