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Comparing Vegans’ Arteries to Runners’

Comparing Vegans’ Arteries to Runners’

The carotid arteries of those eating plant-based diets appear healthier than even those just as slim (long-distance endurance athletes who’ve run an average of 50,000 miles). Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/2014/12/16/comparing-vegans-arteries-to-runners/ More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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How Coffee, Tea Affect Your Arteries

How Coffee, Tea Affect Your Arteries

The new dietary guidelines for beverages recommend tea and coffee second only to water in healthfulness, but what about concerns they might impair the function of our endothelium? More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Kempner Rice Diet Cures Disease

Kempner Rice Diet Cures Disease

Dr. Walter Kempner was a pioneer in the use of diet to treat life-threatening chronic disease, utilizing a diet of mostly rice and fruit to cure malignant hypertension and reverse heart and kidney failure. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Phytates for the Prevention of Osteoporosis

Phytates for the Prevention of Osteoporosis

Women who consume the most high-phytate foods (whole grains, beans, and nuts) appear to have better bone density. Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/2014/11/20/how-beans-help-our-bones/ More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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GMO Soy and Breast Cancer

GMO Soy and Breast Cancer

The hormonal effects of the Roundup pesticide on GMO soy put into perspective. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Is Monsanto’s Roundup Pesticide Glyphosate Safe?

Is Monsanto’s Roundup Pesticide Glyphosate Safe?

Higher levels of pesticides on GMO soy is a concern since Monsanto’s Roundup has been shown to be to have adverse effects on human placental tissue. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Are GMOs Safe? The Case of Roundup Ready Soy

Are GMOs Safe? The Case of Roundup Ready Soy

Genetically engineered soybeans have significantly higher pesticide residues than organic or conventional non-GMO soy. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Are GMOs Safe? The Case of BT Corn

Are GMOs Safe? The Case of BT Corn

So much of the information about genetically modified crops is wrong—on both sides of the debate. What does the best available evidence have to say about the human health implications of Bt corn? More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Juicing Removes More Than Just Fiber

Juicing Removes More Than Just Fiber

The majority of polyphenol phytonutrients may be bound to fiber, helping to explain the marked difference in health impacts between whole fruit and fruit juice. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Is There Too Much Aluminum in Tea?

Is There Too Much Aluminum in Tea?

The tea plant concentrates aluminum from the soil into tea leaves, but phytonutrients in tea bind to the metal and limit its absorption. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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