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How Eggs Can Impact Body Odor

I previously lampooned the egg industry PR campaign, which tried to promote eggs as a source of eyesight-saving nutrients such as lutein, by noting that a single spoonful of spinach had as much as nin…

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Eat Your Saturated Fat

Here’s the gist: saturated fat doesn’t cause heart disease OR make you fat. That's right. What's even more mind-blowing? -- The fat in your bacon might actually be making you healthier. Holy cow! …

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Pastured, Omega-3, & Conventional Eggs: What’s The Difference?

I love eggs and eat 3-4 of them for breakfast, every single day. I don't lose sleep over it, because research shows that they are good for my health. But depending on what the hens themselves at…

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5 Foods to Watch Out for During the Government Shutdown

  The partial shutdown of the United States government is impacting the nation's food supply. Routine inspections by FDA employees aren't happening. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Pr…

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Egg Industry Caught Making False Claims

On the basis of concerns from the American Heart Association and consumer groups, the Federal Trade Commission carried out successful legal action—upheld by the Supreme Court—to compel the egg industr…

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Would You Rent A Chicken?

Well, this is pretty clever. If you're enticed by the idea of having fresh eggs straight from the backyard, but are not sure if you're ready to commit, RentTheChicken.com lets you rent some chickens! …

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11 Surprising Uses for Egg Cartons

  For years, I've been saving egg cartons for my musically-inclined friends -- the cartons are supposed to act as a sort of cheap, DIY soundproofing. Well, it turns out that egg cartons are no…

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Why Are Eggs Linked to Cancer Progression?

About two million men in the U.S. are living with prostate cancer, but that's better than dying from prostate cancer. Catch it when it's localized and your 5-year survival is practically guaranteed, b…

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Eggs vs. Cigarettes in Atherosclerosis

A study in the journal Atherosclerosis found that eating just 3 eggs or more a week was associated with a significant increase in artery-clogging plaque buildup in people's carotid arteries going to t…

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Organic Eggs Become Just One More Mislabeled Food

If the package at the store reads lettuce and it’s green and leafy, do you really have any reason to question the validity? Well, maybe not with lettuce, but it seems that more things are being marke…

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