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Sign the Petition: Tell the USDA to Label Pink Slime
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, beef, pink slime, FDA, labeling, meat )

- 109 days ago -
Pink slime is back. The ammonia-treated beef additive made from grinding together unused scraps of beef and connective tissue is starting to make a major comeback, with sales up three-fold since 2012.
Tell Congressional Republicans: Stop the Use of Antibiotics in Factory Farms
Health & Wellness  (tags: antibiotics, factory farms, food, petitions, meat, drugs )

- 137 days ago -
The gross overuse of antibiotics on factory farms has led to the development of antibiotic-resistant "superbugs," sickening millions and even killing many Americans every year. We urge you to pass critical legislation to prevent antibiotic resistance...
Meat Recall Investigation: Employees Hid Evidence of Cancer in Cows
Health & Wellness  (tags: Meat, Meat Recall, Meat Industry, Cover-Up, Cancer, Sick Animals, Livestock, Animal Cruelty, Contaminated Meat )

- 222 days ago -
"After the cows were killed, employees would hide the warning signs of cancer by trimming off diseased parts, using a fake stamp of approval or even replacing the heads of sick cows with ones from healthy animals."
Mad Cow, Eye Cancer, Feces In Your Food? The Price of Cutting Back on Meat Inspectors
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, meat, inspectors, inspections, USDA )

- 292 days ago -
The USDA is cutting back on federal meat inspectors, allowing slaughterhouses to self-police, and already questions about the program are surfacing.
6 Nasty Drugs Your Meat Is On
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, meat, drugs )

- 311 days ago -
American livestock is pumped full of harmful drugs, making our food dangerous and cruel at the same time.
Ground Beef Destined for School Lunches Recalled for 'Foreign Materials'
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning, food, meat, beef, recall, safety, FSIS, USDA, children )

- 451 days ago -
FSIS announced late Thursday that Central Valley Meat Company was recalling the products because it may contain small pieces of plastic.
Coming Soon: Franken Meats and Fish! GMO Approved!
Health & Wellness  (tags: GMO, food, meat, fish, animals, warning, environment, diet, ethics, food, health, news, nutrition, research, science, abuse )

- 609 days ago -
The first genetically modified meat and fish could be approved this summer. We do many things to which we cannot know what the consequences might be. Genetically modified foods is one of these things.
Flame Retardants Found in Peanut Butter, Fish and Meat
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, family, food, peanut butter, HBCD, butter, fish, meat, toxins )

- 926 days ago -
The last thing your kid's PB&J needs are flame retardants. Really, has a PB&J at your house ever burst into flames? However, new research published in Environmental Health Perspectives has revealed that many foods, including your creamy peanut butter...
10 Scary Things That Might Be in Your Meat
Health & Wellness  (tags: Meat, food, cooking, health )

- 1360 days ago -
While cooking may be the least of your worries as you toil through the challenges of your freshman year, it is important to educate yourself on some of the dangers cooking your own food can pose if done incorrectly.
Whole Foods New Meat Rating System Puts Cruelty in Its Place
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, meat, cruelty )

- 1410 days ago -
Whole Foods has recently announced a new food labeling system that tells people more about the animals they are eating- where they come from and how they're treated.
Becoming Vegan - Portia De Rossis
Health & Wellness  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, vegan, meat, Meat Free )

- 1469 days ago -
I never thought twice about eating meat. Steak and burgers weren't an everyday meal, but I definitely accepted meat as a necessary part of life. That all changed five years ago, when Ellen [DeGeneres] and I moved to a farm in California. Read more..
Looking at Meat Drives Men Into a Fit of Calmness, Happiness
Health & Wellness  (tags: Psychology, soothes, meat, calmness )

- 1490 days ago -
Maybe it should also be what's for therapy, at least for mad men. Psychology researchers at McGill University in Canada recently steaked the claim that the sight of a big, juicy burger and other well-done meats soothes .
Is Meat and Milk From Clones in the Food Supply?
Health & Wellness  (tags: clones, milk, meat, food chain, interesting, investigation, news, research, study, risks, humans )

Sally Ann
- 1576 days ago -
Sounds like Europe is not the only place eating milk and meat from unlabeled clone offspring. In fact, the BBC, UK newspapers and even a US grocer all report that US consumers are digging into clone food, whether or not they know it.
Hospitals Cut Meat With Antibiotics From Menu
Health & Wellness  (tags: hospital, meat, antibiotics )

- 1596 days ago -
The evening's menu featured grass-fed, antibiotic-free beef over pasta, fresh seasonal vegetables and fresh organic peaches --these dishes were prepared for visitors, staff and bed-bound patients at Swedish Covenant Hospital.
American Meat Is Even Grosser Than You Thought
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, drugs, diet, meat, american, risks, safety, government, health )

- 1690 days ago -
In the focus on E. coli and salmonella, meat contaminated by heavy metals, veterinary drugs and pesticides has been slipping through the bureaucratic cracks.

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