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Why An Apple A Day Keeps Doctors Away

Monday, Apr. 21, 2014

464931997Did you know that if everyone over the age of 50 followed their grandmother’s advice, thousands of lives would be saved every year?

According to the University of Oxford’s Comparative Proverb Assessment Modelling Study – published in the British Medical Journal – an apple per day could keep the doctor away after all.

In fact, it could prevent 8,500 deaths from cardiovascular diseases like heart attacks and strokes. This assumes that there is no change in a person’s calorie consumption …

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Got The Blues? Avoid Fast Food

Monday, Mar. 17, 2014

83253738Golden arches. A white-haired colonel. A girl with red pigtails wrapped in blue ribbons.

Though seemingly harmless enough, such fast food branding may be affecting your ability to experience happiness, according to new research.

In the study, recently published in the Social Psychological and Personality Science journal, the University of Toronto looked at how people relate to iconic fast food logos, which have been traditionally associated with efficiency, leisure – and therefore greater happiness. Instead, it found that this imagery …

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Unwanted Ingredient Lurking In Your Organic Chicken

Friday, Feb. 7, 2014

178564147Did you know that inside industrial hatcheries, eggs are routinely injected with small amounts of an antibiotic used to treat a myriad of bacterial infections?

Well, the practice is allowed in organic production, too, and could lead to the occurrence of superbugs in the future, according to a new Consumer Reports study republished in Mothers Jones.

For decades, the poultry industry vaccinated chicken embryos in order to prevent Marek’s disease, a common, deadly herpes virus attacking chickens, John Glisson, …

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Pesticides Found On Organic Produce, The So-called Healthy Food

Friday, Jan. 17, 2014

87735692We see traces of pesticides in our everyday living environment. They’re in our soil. They’re in our water supply. Now, there is evidence that suggests that these toxic chemicals can be found on our healthy food, too.

In the last two years, almost half of all fresh organic produce tested in Canada contained pesticide residue, according to new findings provided by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and reported by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). The data, which was taken …

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