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Aspartame can be a potential carcinogen - review suggests

Monday July 21, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A recent review published in American Journal of Industrial Medicine has urged regulatory agencies worldwide to re-assess the carcinogenicity
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Review Engineered Nanomaterials in Food: Implications for Food Safety and Consumer Health

Editor's note: This is an excellent review originally published in Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health.  According to the review, engineered nanoparticles like silver oxide, silicon ...
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What's the Deal with Monosodium Glutamate (MSG)?

Keith Keeney Digital Marcom, LLC on behalf of The Glutamate Association 678/621-6010 k.keeney@digimarcom.com   What's the Deal with Monosodium Glutamate (MSG)? Glutamate Association Shares New Animation toLay Out Facts and Dispel Myths   For ...
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Big Victory & U.S. Congressman Opposes Fluoridation

JULY 11, 2014 Dear Readers:  Bucks County, PA Goes Fluoride-Free We are happy to report a major fluoride-free victory for the people of Bucks County, Pennsylvania. One of the ...
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Low doses of arsenic cause cancer in male mice

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH NIH News National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) <http://www.niehs.nih.gov/> For Immediate Release: Tuesday, July 8, 2014 CONTACT: ...
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Chemical Goliaths

        Dear Readers, Big Ag is trying to push through a massive increase in the nationwide use of a toxic weed killer, and the clock is ticking ...
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Food dyes may not be as safe as thought

Thursday June 18, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- Some processed foods and beverages have bright colors and chances are good that those bright colors are rendered by ...
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Silica may cause fetal kidney disease

Tuesday June 17, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) --  Studies suggest that silica can cause end-stage renal diseases. Increased mortality from nephritis and or nephrosis has been found among ...
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Titanium dioxide may cause chronic damage

Titanium dioxide nanoparticles are commonly used in dietary supplements and cosmetic products.  A new study confirms that ingestion of titanium dioxide may cause chronic damage. ...
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Shiitake mushroom high in toxic arsenic

Tuesday June 3, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- Shiitake mushroom is delicious!  But a study in Food Chemistry suggests that eating too much shiitake mushroom (Lentinula edodes) ...
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