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‘BPA-Free’ meets ‘fake news’

(BPT) – Thanks to years of attention to bisphenol A (BPA), used primarily to make polycarbonate plastic and epoxy resins, there is now quite a bit of attention to various alternatives described generically as ‘BPA-Free.” Many manufacturers proudly apply a BPA-Free label to their products, even to products that never contained BPA in the first […]

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How fake news might affect your favorite foods

(BPT) – The “certified organic” seal is synonymous with healthy living and clean eating. But what exactly does it mean? And who decides what is or is not certified organic? In the United States, food is certified organic by the United States Department of Agriculture. The seal verifies that a product has been made with […]

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Shift in gut bacteria observed in fiber supplement study may offer good news for weight loss

Most Americans don’t get the daily recommended amount of fiber in their diet, though research has shown that dietary fiber can cause a shift in the gut toward beneficial bacteria, reducing the risk of colon cancer, type 2 diabetes, and other diseases. A new study from the University of Illinois shows that two specific functional […]

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Dotmed Health Care Business News Publishes Its First Issue

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– DOTmed Health Care Business News, a leading health care magazine catering to industry professionals, has published its first issue. A name change to the magazine, previously, DOTmed Business News, was announced during RSNA in December. The theme of the inaugural issue of HCBN is green health care. Topics range from updates and […]

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Malaya Business News Online – Philippine Business News | Online News Philippines

Details Published on Thursday, 20 June 2013 00:00 Written by PHILIP S. CHUA Healthy lifestyle as early as in our infancy, in the crib, is the best way to protect the DNA and prevent the so-called natural, normal, and expected diseases of   middle and old age. DEMOCRACY and freedom are their own nemesis in […]

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Philippine Business News | Online News Philippines

Details Published on Friday, 05 October 2012 00:00 Written by PHILIP S. CHUA With a healthy lifestyle (proper diet and exercise, etc) these individuals could well escape this ravaging metabolic disease and live to a ripe old age. DIABETES, like most other diseases, does not spare anyone on the basis of economic status, gender, social […]

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