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A Surprising Hazard of Sitting All Day

Who would have guessed that a natural posture could be so dangerous to our health?† According to researchers from the University of Regensburg, Germany, a sedentary lifestyle increases the risk of cer…

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Genetically-Modified Salmon Insufficiently Tested for Safety

The US Food and Drug Administration is in the process of assessing genetically-modified salmon created by the US-based corporation AquaBounty Technologies for possible approval for human consumption. …

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12 Best Genetically-Modified-Free Grocery Stores

Sorry Safeway and Kroger:† while consumers applaud your recent decision to ban genetically-modified salmon from your stores, itís not enough to make the cut for the Top 12 Right to Know Grocers as ide…

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Safeway, Kroger Say ‘No’ to Genetically-Modified Salmon

The two largest American grocery chains, Safeway and Kroger, join the growing list of grocery stores that are saying "no" to genetically-modified (GM) salmon.† According to a story in the Los Angeles …

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Little Gland, Big Trouble

By Elizabeth Larsen, Experience Life Lack of energy was never a concern for Heidi Raschke. As an undergraduate student, Raschke easily juggled a full course load with a part-time job and an inter…

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