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October 21, 2011
Dietary Guidelines: With a Grain of Big Salt
The National Dairy Council teams up with the Salt Institute to downplay the risk of sodium in the American diet.
October 17, 2011
Alkaline Water: a Scam?
Hawkers of "ionizer" water machines (like Kangen) claim healing alkaline water benefits; skeptics call it snake oil. They both may be wrong.
December 20, 2010
Salt OK if Blood Pressure is OK?
If your blood pressure is normal is there any reason to avoid sodium?
October 21, 2010
Healthiest Airplane Beverage
Which should you choose the next time you fly?
October 9, 2010
Acrylamide in French Fries
Human studies on whether acrylamide in baked and fried carbohydrates may be carcinogenic.
September 12, 2010
Avoiding Iodine Deficiency
With a few caveats, the best source of iodine is sea vegetables.
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