Browsing the "study" Tag

Trans Fat Maybe, Kind of Linked to Aggression

March 15th, 2012 | by Jessi Stafford

A new study from the journal PLoS ONE claims trans fats might be linked to aggressive behaviors. And now a collective, "I knew it!" First of all, New York knew it first, by banning trans fats ages ago, as did some other countries. Secondly, this doesn't mean you can go on a rude spree and then get a free pass


Blueberries May Bust Cellulite

April 15th, 2011 | by Jeannie Moulton

Cottage cheese legs. Orange peel skin...pretty much every woman on the face of the planet knows what cellulite is and knows that they don't want it. The good news is that my favourite food, blueberries, may be able to help!


Bt Toxin From Genetically Modified Corn Found in U.S. Streams

October 4th, 2010 | by Rachel Shulman

As if industrial agriculture wasn't polluting water enough with manufactured chemical pesticides, now researchers have discovered that U.S. streams are also contaminated with insecticides genetically engineered into plants. According to a study published last week in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the Bt toxin from GMO corn is finding its way into streams



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