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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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11 Surprising Uses for Eggshells (Slideshow)

  Most of the time, eggshells end up in the trash or compost, and that's certainly reasonable. After all, how could something so delicate be useful? Well, you'd be surprised! From amazing food…

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(Re)Consider the Egg

Back in the 1990s, at the rise of cholesterol awareness, the humble chicken egg was demonized. Reports showed that eggs (particularly the sunny yoke) were abundantly rich in cholesterol, which played …

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7 Common Food Allergies

Food allergies affect about 4 percent of teens and adults and 5 percent of children. They can be mild or severe, depending on the person, and are occasionally fatal. Watch this to find out the most co…

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