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4 Food Products We Should Never Have Invented

Just because it tastes and smells like a strawberry does not mean that it actually is a strawberry. We've all heard the phrase: "all things in moderation." But, there are a handful of thing…

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Are Food Dyes Damaging Your Child’s Health?

I love the look of fresh food almost as much as the taste. Some people say you eat with your eyes, and I understand this concept. Bright berries, multi-colored tomatoes and corn, and brilliant pumpkin…

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The 5 Worst Condiments

Photo Courtesy Of: Fuse/Thinkstock What foods do Americans often forget when inventorying good food choices? You probably eat them every day, one little dollop after another I'm referring to condi…

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M&M’s Blamed for Green & Blue Honey in France

The autumn honey harvest in the Alsace region of France is hitting a major setback. ABC News reports that in the northeastern region of France, home to 2,400 beekeepers and 35,000 colonies that prod…

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FDA Reopens Food Dyes Debate

Don't let this week's New York Times headline fool you: "Artificial Dye Safe to Eat, Panel Says." The "expert panel" convened by the Food and Drug Administration was given the task to re-examine t…

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Scientists Warn: Food Colors Damage Kids

A recent study reported in the journal Prescrire International found that artificial food dyes are linked to an increased incidence of hyperactivity in children. Scientists studied 297 children who we…

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Do Food Additives Cause Hyperactivity? Ask Annie

Dear Annie, I seem to be able to attribute some behavior problems my daughter has to when she eats food (such as at birthday parties) that contain food colors. What do you know about food dyes and …

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Better Safe Than Sorry?

I once had an editor (not a Care2 editor) chide me for wanting to write about electromagnetic fields and how to avoid them. In a holier-than-thou tone of voice, he said that they don't write about con…

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