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E. Coli Bacteria Can Transfer Antibiotic Resistance To Other Bacteria
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, antibiotics, diet, disease, food, health, humans, illness, medicine, protection, risks, safety )

- 4 days ago -
Colistin is the antibiotic that doctors use as a last resort to wipe out dangerous bacteria. "It's really been kept as the last drug in the locker when all else has failed," says Dr. Jim Spencer, a senior lecturer in microbiology at the University of...
Resistance to Colistin and What It Means for Farming (And Humans)
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, animals antibiotics, antibiotics in animal feed, diet, disease, drugs, ethics, food, health, humans, illness, medicine, protection, risks, safety )

- 4 days ago -
Until it hit the headlines this week, few people outside the veterinary and intensive livestock farming sectors are likely ever to have heard of the antibiotic colistin. It's not one your normal doctor would ever prescribe for you. But it's suddenly...
This Is Not the Salmon You're Looking for...
Health & Wellness  (tags: ecosystems, farm-raised fish, wildanimals, health, Sustainabililty, business, diet, nutrition )

- 9 days ago -
Salmon sampled in a survey was found to be mislabelled 43 percent of the time, according to a new study out Wednesday. That means many consumers paying extra for local, wild-caught fish are still getting farm-raised.
WHO Confirms That Bacon, Processed Meats Cause Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, diet, interesting, investigation, food, nutrition, news, study, society, science, cancer, death, prevention, risks, research, treatment, humans, ethics )

- 10 days ago -
The World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed what Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) and others have said for a long time: that eating bacon, hot dogs, ham, and other processed meats causes cancer.
Why A Neurotoxin Is Closing Crab Season In California - NPR
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthconditions, ecosystems, habitat, nature, oceans, climate, food, diet, risks, safety, nutrition )

- 15 days ago -
State officials have closed both recreational and commercial fishing for Dungeness and rock crab on the California coast north of Santa Barbara to the Oregon border, due to a large algae bloom that's making the crab unsafe for consumption.
25 Things Fast Food Chains Don't Want You to Know
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, fast food, secrets, restaurants )

- 17 days ago -
For fast food companies, it actually pays to sell us more food for less money. We think we're getting a bargain when we order the combo meal; in fact, it costs just pennies for a chain to produce the actual food that's coming out of the window.
Conceal or Reveal: Support Mandatory FDA Labeling of GMOs
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, family, food, government, health, humans, protection, risks, warning )

- 19 days ago -
Many of our favorite, trusted brands âEUR" Kellogg's, PepsiCo, Coca-Cola and General Mills âEUR" have teamed up with other major food companies, spending more than $100 million on anti-labeling campaigns. And their trade association ...
11 Soup Recipes Under 300 Calories Each
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, family, food, health, nutrition )

- 30 days ago -
There's nothing quite as appetizing as a bowl of hot soup on a cold winter's day. These 11 mouth-watering soup recipes, containing less than 300 calories each, will keep you warm this winter season. ...
Test for Harmful GMOs in Kraft Products
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, health, illness, investigation, prevention, safety, warning )

- 31 days ago -
For the last couple of years, Kraft has been under siege for the dangerous ingredients used in the recipe for their Macaroni & Cheese. It began with an image of the warning label on a box of Macaroni & Cheese sold in the United Kingdom
Is Cheese the New Crack? Study Finds Pizza as Addictive as Some Drugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, Body-Mind-Spirit, study, nutrition )

- 32 days ago -
Highly processed foods like pizza, cake and chocolate affect the body and brain similarly to drugs.
Majority of Food Industry Workers WonâEUR(TM)t Skip Work When Sick: Study
Health & Wellness  (tags: family, food, children, babies, Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, disease, health, illness, investigation, nutrition, news, prevention, protection, safety, society, warning, women )

- 35 days ago -
More than half of all food industry workers would come into work even if they're coming down with an illness.
Our Food System Is Out of Balance, and It's Time to Take Action.
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, health, illness, prevention, protection, safety )

- 36 days ago -
Petition to our next President: Current food policies prioritize corporate interests at the expense of our health, the environment, and working families. This has led to spikes in obesity and type-2 diabetes, costing taxpayers billions of dollars each...
I-Wonder:Is Porridge the King of Breakfasts?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, Wellbeing, Super Foods, nutrition, diet, healthcare )

- 37 days ago -
What is a superfood?, Porridge is one of the best breakfasts we can eat. It is made from oats, a cereal grain that has been eaten since the Bronze Age.
Food Soda Wars: How Big Beverage Targets Poor People and Compromises Their Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: soda wars, diet, food, Big Soda, protection, prevention, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 38 days ago -
Soda sales may be declining among the more affluent, but a complex battle over public health rages on.
Foundation for Nutritional Wisdom
Health & Wellness  (tags: raw foods, raw milk, old food protocols, diet, nutrition )

- 41 days ago -
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