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Roundup Linked to Global Boom in Celiac Disease and Gluten Intolerance

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Diet Soda Concerns

by Sonia de Villiers, Grass Food Researcher We are told it is all about making better choices.  If we all took more personal responsibility we could stop this obesity and diabetes epidemic, we can stop being fat.  We have also

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Food Processing

Food processing By Heidi du Preez Whole foods are relatively cheap. To increase profit, food processors change them into ‘value added’ products, because more can be charged for foods that have been changed by processing technology. They may add ‘value’

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GMO Foods! What is the role of our Supermarkets?

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The need to include animal protection in public health policies

Many critical public health issues require non-traditional approaches. Although many novel strategies are used, one approach not widely applied involves improving the treatment of animals. Emerging infectious diseases are pressing public health challenges that could benefit from improving the treatment

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Posted in ANIMAL HEALTH ISSUES, ANIMAL PROTECTION, AVIAN FLU, CONSUMER AWARENESS, EIDs, EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, ENVIRONMENTAL FARMING HAZARDS, FOOD SECURITY, HUMAN HEALTH ISSUES & FOOD, MEDICAL RESEARCH, NUTRITION, PUBLIC HEALTH