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Infants exposed to unsafe levels of thyroid toxin

Released April 2, 2009Researchers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have found that 15 brands of powdered infant formula are contaminated with
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Soy foods are associated with lower sperm concentrations

Contact: Emma Masonwordmason@mac.com44-077-112-96986European Society for Human Reproduction and Embryology Soy foods are associated with lower sperm concentrationsMen who eat an average of half a serving of ...
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Drinking 'Flat' Carbonated Drinks Does Not Help Children With Gastroenteritis

In the 1960s, researchers discovered a revolutionary formula that has saved the lives of millions of children around the world: Oral Rehydration Solution (ORS). ORS is a deceptively simple combination of natural sugars, table salt and small amounts of necessary chemicals such as potassium. It's cheap, and it's even possible to make ORS at home. But, as Rose Hoban reports, it's not always the solution of choice for some parents....
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Some dietary supplements may raise lung cancer risk

Feb 27, 2009 (foodconsumer.org) -- Taking certain nutrient supplements like beta-carotene and some other carotenoid-containing dietary supplements may raise the risk of lung cancer, particularly in smokers, a study published in the Feb 2009 issue of the American Journal of Epidemiology suggests....
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Tomatoes cause salmonella outbreak

The Food and Drug Administration on June 3 issued an alert that a Salmonella outbreak appears to be linked to consumption of certain types of raw tomatoes and products made of raw red tomatoes. ...
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