Beef: Corn Fed, Grass Fed, and Now, Candy Fed!

Beef: Corn Fed, Grass Fed, and Now, Candy Fed!

File this under weird. Due to drought conditions this year, the price of animal feed crops has increased substantially. In some cases ranchers are finding it hard to obtain corn or soy to feed their cattle. Some farmers have discovered … Continue reading

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Frito Lay Gets Sued. Increasing Pressure to Label GMOs

Frito Lay Gets Sued. Increasing Pressure to Label GMOs

Frito Lays is being sued in New York by a man who claims he was duped to paying more for product labeled “All Natural” when in fact they are not: In the proposed class-action lawsuit filed in Brooklyn federal court, … Continue reading

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In Less than 10 years, Either You or Your Spouse Will have Diabetes

In Less than 10 years, Either You or Your Spouse Will have Diabetes

…or have prediabetes. This, according to a study by health insurer United Health, and as reported by Reuters. Some additional stark figures: By 2020, 50% of Americans will be afflicted by diabetes. The cost to America will be $3.35 TRILLION … Continue reading

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The Real Reason Red Meat is Dangerous to your Health?

The Real Reason Red Meat is Dangerous to your Health?

Not all red meats are created equal. Better phrased – not all red meats affect our health equally. These are the findings published recently in Circulation, the scholarly journal of the American Heart Association. Turns out that processed meats are … Continue reading

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