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Poultry Shit Still Being Fed to Canadian Beef Cattle
Health & Wellness  (tags: litter fed beef, mad cow, bse feces fed Canadian beefdisease, drugs, risks, safety, warning )

- 2189 days ago -
Poultry waste fed to cattle, pigs pumped with growth-promoting antibiotics, and mounds of manure dumped in ditches.
Outwitting Cancer's "Deadly Fog"
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, health, medicine, research )

- 2235 days ago -
The world-famous Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research in Belgium is funding a Phase 1/2 clinical test of a cancer vaccine. This complex carbohydrate blocks galectin-3s. Briefly, galectins-3s are proteins that have the ability to recognize and attach
Tell the USDA: Stop Buying Pink Slime "Lean Beef Trimmings" for School Lunches! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: usda, food, pink slime, children, schools, health, warning )

- 2236 days ago -
So-called pink slime is a beef-like product created by grinding together connective tissue and beef scraps normally used in dog food, and treated with ammonia hydroxide to kill salmonella and E. coli.
Pink Slime Found In 70% Of Supermarket Ground Beef In ABC Investigation
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, safety, Pink Slime Found In 70% Of, Supermarket, Ground, Beef In ABC, Investigation )

- 2235 days ago -
The price of beef has risen dramatically in recent months and years. That's led many consumers to shift away from steaks and towards cheaper hamburgers and meatloaves when they've had a hankering for cow. But record highs mean that even ground beef is
Is It Safe To Eat 'Pink Slime'?‎
Health & Wellness  (tags: pink slime, hamburger, mechanically seperated meat )

- 2236 days ago -
"It's entirely approved by USDA ... and accepted as school lunch as a component in the ground beef they purchase," says Moss. "So far they've been holding pat on the safety issue. They're satisfied that their testing program and the way they handle and
Vaccines on Horizon for AIDS, Alzheimer's, Herpes
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, vaccines, disease, illness, humans, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety )

- 3080 days ago -
MARIETTA, Pa. - Malaria. Tuberculosis. Alzheimer's disease. AIDS. Pandemic flu. Genital herpes. Urinary tract infections. Grass allergies. Traveler's diarrhea. You name it, the pharmaceutical industry is working on a vaccine to prevent it.
New Mammogram Advice Raises Questions, Concerns
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, cancer, breast cancer, mammograms, protection, prevention, disease, illness, death, safety, study, treatment, warning )

- 3080 days ago -
NEW YORK - For many women, getting a mammogram is already one of life's more stressful experiences. Now, women in their 40s have the added anxiety of trying to figure out if they should even be getting one at all.
You Can Cut Back on Alcohol
Health & Wellness  (tags: drinking problems, moderation )

- 3080 days ago -
Research has shown that there are different degrees of drinking disorders, and many people can change habits on their own.
Eating Local This Thanksgiving? Plan Ahead ~ Embracing Local Foods in Holiday Traditions
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, disease, death, ethics, family, food, health, nutrition, risks, safety, science, environment )

- 3080 days ago -
In the last 60 years, our food has increasingly been sourced from far-away places, where it has been grown and harvested much differently than at any time in human history.
Janet Attends COVD in Denver
Health & Wellness  (tags: College of Optometrists in Vision Dev., COVD, Vision First Foundation, Kids Eyes Count Campaign, eye care, vision therapy, visual rehabilitation, behavioral vision care )

- 3083 days ago -
Attending COVD's annual convention proved a great experience for Janet Hughes of Vision First. View fun photos and join the Kids Eyes Count Campaign! COVD is a national organization that provides board certification for eye doctors and vision therapists.
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