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A Dose Of Culinary Medicine Sends Med Students To The Kitchen
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, health, humans, interesting, medicine, nutrition, prevention )

Kathy
- 20 hours ago - kplu.org
When it comes to premature death and disease, what we eat ranks as the single most important factor, according to a study in JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association. Yet few doctors say they feel properly trained to dispense dietary advice.
Big Food and Chemical Corporations Spend Millions to Attack Organic
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, greenliving, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 10 hours ago - foe.org
In response to skyrocketing growth in organic and non-GMO food sales, food and agrochemical companies have spent hundreds of millions of dollars over the past several years on stealth communications campaigns designed to defend industrial agriculture...
Combinations of 'Safe' Chemicals May Increase Cancer Risk, Study Suggests
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, chemicals, eco-friendly, environment, food, green, health, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 23 hours ago - latimes.com
Lots of chemicals are considered safe in low doses. But what happens when you ingest a little bit of a lot of different chemicals over time? In some cases, these combinations may conspire to increase your risk of cancer, according to a new report.
5 Things to Know About 2,4-D, the "Possibly" Cancer-Causing Herbicide
Green Lifestyle  (tags: ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineerng, GMOs, greenliving, health, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 2 hours ago - civileats.com
Use of the third most popular pesticide in the U.S. is predicted to grow dramatically in the next few years.
Stop the Sneak Attack on Net Neutrality.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, net neutrality, u.s. )

Kathy
- 2 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Big Telecom's allies in Congress have slipped language into a 158-page government-funding bill that would take away these Net Neutrality protections we all fought so hard to win. It's nothing less than a sneak attack on Net Neutrality.
EPA Finally Agrees to Study Impacts of Common Pesticides on 1,500 Endangered Species
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, health, EPA, protection, Sustainabililty, pesticides, Roundup )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - summitcountyvoice.com
Under legal pressure, the EPA last week agreed to begin a far-reaching evaluation of how some of the most commonly used pesticides affect more than 1,500 endangered plants and animals.
Quiz: Are You a GMO Pro?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, eco-friendly, food, GMOshumans, interesting )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - justlabelit.org
Are you up on all things GMO? Take our quiz to find out.
Tell the EPA and FDA: Immediately Suspend Monsanto's Roundup Herbicide.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, food, glyphosate, health, humans, protection, Roundup, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 5 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Scientific evidence pointing to the dangers posed by Monsanto's widely used Roundup herbicide has been mounting for years, but a new report just out from the World Health Organization (WHO) may be the most damning yet.
Think It's Cool Facebook Can Auto-Tag You in Pics? So Does the Government
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, humans, internet, NewTechnology, tech, world )

Kathy
- 4 days ago - theguardian.com
Our own government, as well as police and intelligence agencies around the world, will likely mine facial recognition data or create their own databases
Bird of the Week: Bobolink
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Kathy
- 5 days ago - abcbirds.org
As hay harvests occur earlier and more frequently, however, the Bobolink's fields are disappearing. While loss of habitat is the main reason for the bird's decline, pesticides affect Bobolinks, too, and sometimes the birds are shot as agricultural pests.
 
 
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