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Fructose-Sweetened Beverages Linked to Heart Risks

New York Times | NICHOLAS BAKALAR | September 12, 09 at 10:18 PM

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Fructose-Sweetened Beverages Linked to Heart Risks

Some research has suggested that consumption of high-fructose corn syrup, used as a sweetener in a wide variety of foods, may increase the risk of obesity and heart disease. Now, a controlled and randomized study has found that drinks sweetened...

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Deep-fried cupcakes? This Is Why You're Fat

Daily Dish | September 11, 09 at 10:52 PM

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Deep-fried cupcakes? This Is Why You're Fat

Do you like to look at pictures of "deliciously gross food" such as this cupcake that has been deep fried and then drenched in chocolate syrup and topped off with sprinkles? Well, someone out there does. Within three days of...

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Who's watching what we eat?

Los Angeles Times | September 11, 09 at 10:45 PM

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Who's watching what we eat?

The federal agencies that are supposed to safeguard the nation's food have long resisted calls, including those from us, for merging into a single food authority. Amid the peanut-product salmonella outbreak, though, it's hard to imagine how their objections can...

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Vitamin D hope in prostate cancer

BBC | Emma Wilkinson | September 11, 09 at 10:31 PM

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 Vitamin D hope in prostate cancer

Vitamin D is an effective treatment for prostate cancer in some patients, a UK study suggests.A once daily dose reduced PSA level - an indicator of severity of disease - by as much as half in 20% of patients.There has...

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Dr. Campbell Responds to Dr. Mercola

vegsource.com | T. Colin Campbell, PhD. | September 11, 09 at 08:23 PM

Read More: china study, colin campbell, mercola, weston price

Dr. Campbell Responds to Dr. Mercola

For background, it should be noted that Dr. Mercola's views, when he says that the China Study is "seriously flawed", parallel very closely those of the Weston A Price Foundation (WAPF), a Washington-based agricultural lobbying group. They assert, among other...

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VegSource TV

August 2, 09 at 08:08 AM

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VegSource TV

Congratulations! You have stumbled on one of the most valuable pages on the Internet. The information in the videos here can change your understanding of health and literally save your life. Each year VegSource puts on its HEALTHY LIFESTYLE EXPO....

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Why America's Favorite Meat Faces Trouble

ABCNews.com | Amy Tennery | June 23, 09 at 08:10 PM

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Why America's Favorite Meat Faces Trouble

America's favorite meat is in a foul state these days. Just a few years ago, chicken became the most produced meat in the United States, yet the sector today is struggling. Pilgrim's Pride, the nation's largest poultry producer, filed...

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Foods That Defeat Diabetes

Marie Oser | March 6, 08 at 09:28 PM

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Foods That Defeat Diabetes

The epidemic of obesity rages on, and diabetes--it's evil twin, is also on the rise. Type 2 diabetes, once called adult onset diabetes, has been renamed, because this chronic metabolic disorder is now showing up in young children. Diabetics have...

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Flawed studies on breast cancer and dietary fat

T. Colin Campbell, Ph.D. | November 6, 06 at 09:04 PM

Read More: breast cancer, colin campbell, the china study

What the mainstream media doesn't want you to know. The recent study that low fat diets don't prevent breast cancer in a large cohort of women now confirms similar results of another large study, the Nurses' Health Study at Harvard....

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T. Colin Campbell's Response to Questions Raised About the Book, "The China Study. Startling Implications for Diet, Weight Loss and Long-Term Health"

T. Colin Campbell, PhD. | October 12, 06 at 07:26 AM

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T. Colin Campbell's Response to Questions Raised About the Book, "The China Study. Startling Implications for Diet, Weight Loss and Long-Term Health"

Sales of our book, "The China Study...", co-authored by me and my son, Tom, have exceeded our expectations. With no formal public relations campaign, no recipes, no menus and many scientific references, we were cautioned by some in the publishing...

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T. Colin Campbell's Response to Questions Raised About the Book, "The China Study. Startling Implications for Diet, Weight Loss and Long-Term Health"

colin campbell, rebuttal, the china study | T. Colin Campbell, Ph.D. | October 1, 06 at 07:48 PM

Sales of our book, "The China Study...", co-authored by me and my son, Tom, has exceeded our expectations. With no formal public relations campaign, no recipes, no menus and many scientific references, we were cautioned by some in the publishing...

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Book Review: The China Study

Sandy Laurie | May 15, 06 at 07:39 AM

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Book Review: The China Study

Reviewed by Sandy Laurie One of the most eagerly anticipated books of recent years has been released and The China Study does not disappoint. Packed full of data from the most comprehensive study ever conducted of the relationships between nutrition...

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U.S. Ate 777 Mad Cows

March 16, 06 at 08:49 PM

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The United States has lagged far behind the rest of the world when it comes to testing for mad cow disease. This is primarily because the USDA is run by people looking out for meat industry interests, rather than the...

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How The China Study Changed My Life

Kenton Brown | November 6, 05 at 08:44 PM

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I am a Missionary living in Honduras. I was diagnosed with the clinical depression 6 years ago even though I had been struggling with it most of my life. For the last 6 years I have been on either 150mg...

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Medical Journals Are an Extension of the Marketing Arm of Pharmaceutical Companies

Richard Smith | November 6, 05 at 08:17 PM

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Richard Smith was an editor for the British Medical Journal for 25 years. For the last 13 of those years, he was the editor and chief executive of the BMJ Publishing Group, responsible for the profits of not only the...

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SARS: Another Deadly Virus From the Meat Industry

Michael Greger, M.D. | November 6, 05 at 02:41 AM

Read More: disease, food safety, michael gregor, sars

Animal agriculture is not just a public health hazard for those that consume meat. In fact, the single worst epidemic in recorded world history, the 1918 influenza pandemic, has been blamed on the livestock industry.1 In that case, the unnatural...

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Meat & Dairy: The Devastating Environmental Cost

November 6, 05 at 02:12 AM

Read More: dairy, david pimentel, ecology, environment, meat, william harris

Meat & Dairy: The Devastating Environmental Cost

Leading researchers and ecologists call for tax on meat and dairy to reflect true environmental impactWhat, exactly, is the environmental cost of an animal product-based diet?There are probably few people, if any, better qualified to answer this question than David...

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The Key to Longevity: Cleansing the Colon

Roopa Chari, M.D. | November 6, 05 at 12:57 AM

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The Key to Longevity: Cleansing the Colon

In America we currently have an epidemic of colon cancer and diseases of the colon due to several reasons some of which include a poor diet, lack of exercise, dehydration, and emotional stress leading to constipation. Modern life-style has taken...

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A New Cardiovascular Approach: Eating for Life

Caldwell B. Esselstyn Jr., MD | November 6, 05 at 12:23 AM

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A New Cardiovascular Approach: Eating for Life

Plummeting cholesterol numbers and reversals of coronary cartery disease come down to one thing: There's no cheating on this diet developed by Caldwell B. Esselstyn Jr., MD.When it comes to heart disease, Caldwell B. Esselstyn Jr., MD, says moderation kills....

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Dr. Neal Pinckney: Reversing Heart Disease Through Lifestyle

Neal Pinckney, Ph.D. | November 5, 05 at 09:06 PM

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Dr. Neal Pinckney: Reversing Heart Disease Through Lifestyle

This is the story of VegSource's Dr. Neal Pinckney's personal experience with heart disease and how it lead to the writing of the Healthy Heart Handbook. Denial is not just a river in Egypt. I frequently saw my father, who...

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