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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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Cooked Beans or Sprouted Beans?

Cooked Beans or Sprouted Beans?

How do canned versus germinated beans (such as sprouted lentils) compare when it comes to protecting brain cells and destroying melanoma, kidney, and breast cancer cells. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Four Nuts Once a Month

Four Nuts Once a Month

A single serving of Brazil nuts may bring cholesterol levels down faster than statin drugs and keep them down even a month after that single ingestion. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Is Gluten Sensitivity Real?

Is Gluten Sensitivity Real?

For more than 30 years, the medical profession has debated the existence of an intolerance to the wheat protein, gluten, unrelated to allergy or celiac disease. What is the evidence pro and con? More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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