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Are You Eating Microplastics With Your Salmon Filet?

Want some microplastic with your salmon dinner? Probably not. But since the plastic is so tiny, you might not even know it's there. That could be a problem, since microplastic contains concentrated…

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5 Foods That Actually Offer Skin Protection

Summer is here, which means sunny days are ahead! Unfortunately, it also means a higher potential for sun burns and skin damage. Since deadly skin cancers have nearly doubled in the last few decades,†…

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3 Tips to Consider When Looking for Sustainable Seafood

Itís a common line of questions: Should I be eating seafood? Is it healthy? Is it sustainable? Unsurprisingly, people have many different opinions on the matter. But in our modern era of declining oce…

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10 Foods That Promote Brain Health

Who doesnít want to become smarter? Who wants to look better or feel healthier? Many recent studies have shown how certain nutrients can positively affect the brain, specifically in areas of the brain…

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Wild vs. Farmed Salmon: Can Some Fish Be Bad For You?

Salmon is commonly prized for its health benefits. It is a fatty fish that is loaded with Omega-3 fatty acids, which most people don't get enough of. However, not all salmon is created equal, unfor…

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4 Reasons Why It Makes Sense to UN-dam a River

There was a time - especially in the 19th and 20th centuries - when nothing seemed to make more sense to community planners than to dam up their local rivers. Because rivers flow constantly, they seem…

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Panko-Crusted Salmon Sliders

YIELD 12 pieces Ingredients Cucumbers: 1 tablespoon honey 1/4 cup Kikkoman ponzu sauce 2 teaspoons sesame oil 1/4 teaspoon salt Coarsely ground black pepper 1 unpeeled English cucumber, th…

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Fresh Salmon Panzanella Salad

Beautiful and healthful, this bread salad makes an ideal one-dish dinner. YIELD: 10 Servings Ingredients: 1 1/2 pounds boneless salmon fillet 8 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1/2 teaspoo…

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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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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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