Monthly Archives: May 2012

Hidden Epidemic: 
Tapeworms Living Inside People’s Brains | Infectious Diseases | DISCOVER Magazine

This sounds very yummy doesn’t it…. Theodore Nash sees only a few dozen patients a year in his clinic at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. That’s pretty small as medical practices go, but what his patients lack … Continue reading

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Sugar can make you dumb, US scientists warn – Yahoo! News

Here’s a reason to avoid very surgary foods… Eating too much sugar can eat away at your brainpower, according to US scientists who published a study Tuesday showing how a steady diet of high-fructose corn syrup sapped lab rats’ memories. … Continue reading

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Staple food – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Here’s a neat article on Wikipedia.  It’s about the staple foods from around the world, and guess what, none of them are meat. 🙂 A staple food is one that is eaten regularly and in such quantities that it constitutes … Continue reading

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Martha Rosenberg: Processed Food: 9 Nasty Truths About The Meals You Eat PHOTOS

Wow All I can say is … yuck. Thanks to factory farming’s massive economies of scale, a lot of food today is disgusting or cruel or disgusting and cruel. Just when people stopped talking about cantaloupes with deadly listeria, “pink … Continue reading

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