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Report: One Third of Britons Have Stopped or Reduced Eating Meat

Figures from Waitrose suggest animal welfare, environmental and health concerns driving sea change in UK diet.

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STUDY: Turmeric May Reduce Growth of MRSA Superbugs

One of the worst health problems the world is facing today is the explosion of antibiotic-resistant superbugs like MRSA. These bacteria can cause infections, pneumonia, and other problems. When left unchecked – which is often the case because it’s notoriously difficult to treat – it can lead to sepsis and death. If antibiotics, one of […]

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Eating Processed Food Reduces Gut Bacteria Diversity by 40% in Only 10 Days

You already know that eating processed food is horrible for your health, but have you ever stopped to think about what it is exactly that makes it so bad for you? One aspect of health and is often overlooked is gut bacteria, and eating processed foods essentially destroy it. A British professor, Tim Spector, decided […]

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The 2 Most Dangerous Items You Can Order in a Restaurant

If you knew what you were eating, you would think twice. Be aware of these toxic foods the next time you dine out. They are responsible for a majority of foodborne illnesses and are best avoided whenever possible.

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Dirty, Toxic Secret Ingredient is Common in U.S. Foods and Beverages

Check your salad dressings, jams, soy sauce, vinegar, fruit juices, salsa, dips, shredded cheeses, sodas, mouthwash, toothpaste, cough syrups, and hundreds of cosmetic products for this known toxic agent and carcinogen ingredient. It’s the cheapest mold inhibitor on the market, but it robs the human body of essential nutrients and starves your cells of much […]

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STUDY: Eating Out Is Bad For Your Health As Well As Your Wallet, Increased Exposure to Dangerous Chemicals

Although sometimes eating out just feels like a necessary indulgence, multiple studies have shown conclusively that the fat and sugar in fast food are enough to take a massive toll on our health. Now a new study has found that eating out often – whether it be at restaurants, fast food joints or cafeterias – […]

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Study: Teaching Children About The Causes Of Obesity Helps Reduce It. So Why Aren’t Schools Teaching Kids About Junk Foods?

Could health education help combat childhood obesity? That question is what Tabitha Blasingame of the Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital sought to answer in her paper. On determining whether or not health education could contribute to better food and lifestyle choices, she discovered that it very well could.

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