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Six Good Reasons To Avoid Conventional Grocery Store Milk
April 15, 2014 – 12:57 am | No Comment
Six Good Reasons To Avoid Conventional Grocery Store Milk

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
You’ve probably heard misguided nutrition advice telling you that low-fat dairy is good for you. You might also hear “be sure it’s pasteurized, because raw dairy products are dangerous.” In fact, the truth is that …

Hormones Seem To Connect To Depression, Memory Loss
April 15, 2014 – 12:13 am | No Comment
Hormones Seem To Connect To Depression, Memory Loss

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Past research has long indicated that depression is a big risk factor for memory loss in aging adults. But it is still unclear exactly how the two issues are related and whether there is potential …

7 Ways Plastics Damage the Body
March 20, 2014 – 9:54 pm | No Comment
7 Ways Plastics Damage the Body

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Plastics (or the chemical name, phthalates) are now considered the number one pollutant in the human body. They make products flexible, durable, and these chemicals are also in items you would not consider to be plastics, …

Why Is A Former Monsanto Vice President Running the FDA?
March 20, 2014 – 9:44 pm | No Comment
Why Is A Former Monsanto Vice President Running the FDA?

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Former Monsanto Vice President Michael R. Taylor is the current Deputy Commissioner for Foods at the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA). He was promoted from US Food Safety Czar to Senior Advisor to the Commissioner of the …

Warning Signs: How Pesticides Harm the Young Brain
March 17, 2014 – 11:18 pm | No Comment
Warning Signs: How Pesticides Harm the Young Brain

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Driving along Highway 101 through California’s Salinas Valley, it’s hard to miss the fact that you are traveling through one of the most bountiful farm belts in the country. No matter the time of year, …

Is milk good for you?
September 15, 2013 – 8:24 pm | No Comment
Is milk good for you?

 
 
 
 
Cow’s milk has been consumed for thousands of years, and has been touted as a healthy drink for strong bones and teeth, among many other benefits.
Ever since we were kids, most of our parents made …

Pa. agriculture officials ban ‘hormone-free’ milk labels
November 15, 2007 – 5:03 pm | No Comment

By The Associated Press
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania is stopping dairies from stamping milk containers with “hormone-free” labels in a precedent-setting decision being closely watched by the industry.
Synthetic hormones have been used to improve milk production …