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Exercise Fights Breast Cancer

webmd.com | October 5, 10 at 10:58 AM

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Exercise Fights Breast Cancer

Postmenopausal African-American women who exercise vigorously for more than two hours a week can reduce their risk of developing breast cancer by 64% compared to women of the same race who are sedentary, according to new research. Scientists identified 97...

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Meat diets pose environmental danger: report

ap | October 5, 10 at 10:52 AM

Read More: Climate change, environment, global warming, Greenhouse gas, Habitat destruction, meat

Meat diets pose environmental danger: report

LONDON (Reuters) - People will have to cut meat from their diets if the world is to stay within safer limits of planet-warming greenhouse gases, nitrate pollution and habitat destruction, according to a report published Monday in the Proceedings of...

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This is what Chicken McNuggets look like -- Seriously!

October 4, 10 at 04:38 PM

Read More: advanced meat recovery, mcnuggets

This is what Chicken McNuggets look like -- Seriously!

This photo below has been extensively passed around the web today, and for good reason: it's a peak into the rarely-seen world of mechanically separated meat, or Advanced Meat Recovery (AMR). Fooducate writes: Folks, this is mechanically separated chicken, an...

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Jeff Masson's GREAT new book: The Dog Who Couldn't Stop Loving

huffingtonpost.com | Jeffrey Masson | October 4, 10 at 02:09 PM

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Jeff Masson's GREAT new book: The Dog Who Couldn't Stop Loving

In 1997 I wrote a New York Times bestseller called "Dogs Never Lie About Love." Yes, the title is a bit dorky, but it struck a nerve and sold over a million copies. Since then I have never stopped thinking...

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Do We Have a Right to Know If Our Food Has Been Genetically Modified?

washingtonsblog.com | October 4, 10 at 01:25 PM

Read More: fda, gmo, salmon

Do We Have a Right to Know If Our Food Has Been Genetically Modified?

The FDA is close to approving genetically modified (gm) salmon. See this and this. We know that at least some genetically modified foods may harm the environment. See this and this. And serious questions have been raised about whether some...

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40% of Kids' Calories Come From Solid Fat and Sugar

time.com | Meredith Melnick | October 3, 10 at 11:10 PM

Read More: children, diet, obesity

40% of Kids' Calories Come From Solid Fat and Sugar

Baked goods, pizza and soda. According to an article in the Journal of the American Dietetic Association, these are the top three sources of calories for Americans, aged 2 to 18 years. And that's not all -- the study...

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Women's Study Finds Longevity Means Getting Just Enough Sleep

sciencedaily.com | October 3, 10 at 11:04 PM

Read More: longevity, sleep, women

Women's Study Finds Longevity Means Getting Just Enough Sleep

ScienceDaily (Oct. 1, 2010) -- A new study, derived from novel sleep research conducted by University of California, San Diego researchers 14 years earlier, suggests that the secret to a long life may come with just enough sleep. Less than...

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Come to the Healthy Lifestyle Expo, Oct 15-17, in the Los Angeles Area (VIDEO)

healthylifestyleexpo.com | October 1, 10 at 01:35 PM

Read More: fuhrman, healthy lifestyle expo, mcdougall

Come to the Healthy Lifestyle Expo, Oct 15-17, in the Los Angeles Area (VIDEO)

It's the event of the year. No one ANYWHERE has this collection of speakers. The Healthy Lifestyle Expo is the only event where you can see BOTH of these towering icons of health -- John McDougall MD and Joel...

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