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Primalisms

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1) “Gatorade: Don’t put flame retardant chemicals in sports drinks!” Ew. Don’t drink sports drinks. Have some coconut water instead.

2) Toxic toys may be poisoning our best friends

3) Farm to Table, Faster Than Ever

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1) Best bed-bug poison may be Merck meds for humans

“Now comes new research suggesting that the Merck drug Stromectol kills bed bugs within a few hours — of them, uh, feeding on you after you take the stuff.”

2) Ecuador’s dropping 22 tons of poison on the Galapagos to kill 180 million rats. Huh?

3) So much for ‘light’ beer: Booze calories nearly equal soda

4) “many electric saunas, including infrared saunas, can emit very high levels of electromagnetic fields”

5) Homes robbed of TV signal by new 4G mobile network will get up to £10,000 to be reconnected (I see other problems)

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1) The Squash You Should Use in Pumpkin Pie

2) You Can Thank A Whey Refinery For That Protein Smoothie

“Years ago, the whey would have been treated as waste and trucked away to farmers who spread it on their fields or fed it to their pigs.”

3) For those with spice allergies, it’s a drab diet or worse Keep reading…

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1) A Cheaper Alternative to Steak: Beef Heart!

2) The “Do Nothing” Approach to Illness – Your Ticket to Wellness? – this has been my approach for as long as I can remember (ditto my parents)

3) Mmmm….  Bee larvae granola – a new take on “crunchy”

4) A Simple Fix for Farming

“The results were stunning: The longer rotations produced better yields of both corn and soy, reduced the need for nitrogen fertilizer and herbicides by up to 88 percent, reduced the amounts of toxins in groundwater 200-fold and didn’t reduce profits by a single cent.”

5) Hurricane Sandy: Problems at Five Nuke Plants Can’t believe we even still have nuclear plants….

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1) Moderate Drinking Decreases Number of New Brain Cell

“Drinking a couple of glasses of wine each day has generally been considered a good way to promote cardiovascular and brain health. But a new Rutgers University study indicates that there is a fine line between moderate and binge drinking — a risky behavior that can decrease the making of adult brain cells by as much as 40 percent.”

2) When it comes to food safety, why is Ottawa letting us fend for ourselves?

“Consumers should not be responsible for cooking their meat to death to kill E.coli any more than they should be responsible for pasteurizing their own milk or boiling their tap water before drinking it.”

3) Make-up ‘triggers early menopause’

4)  We’re all guinea pigs: Film explores effects of living among untested chemicals

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