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Big Sugar Takes on the World Health Organization

Big Sugar Takes on the World Health Organization

What happened when the World Health Organization had the gall to recommend a diet low in saturated fat, sugar, and salt and high in fruit and vegetables? More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Solving a Colon Cancer Mystery

Solving a Colon Cancer Mystery

Even though modern African diets may now be as miserably low in fiber as American diets, Africans still appear to have 50 times less colorectal cancer than Americans, our second leading cancer killer. Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/video/solving-a-colon-cancer-mystery/ More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Ginger for Migraines

Ginger for Migraines

An eighth teaspoon of powdered ginger found to work as well as the migraine headache drug sumatriptan (Imitrex) without the side-effects. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Physicians May Be Missing Their Most Important Tool

Physicians May Be Missing Their Most Important Tool

What might happen if nutritional excellence was taught in medical school? More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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How Many Glasses of Water Should We Drink a Day?

How Many Glasses of Water Should We Drink a Day?

Based on the potential benefits of proper hydration such as reduced bladder cancer risk, how many cups of water should we strive to drink every day? More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Drugs and the Demise of the Rice Diet

Drugs and the Demise of the Rice Diet

What is the contemporary relevance of Dr. Kempner’s rice and fruit protocol for the reversal of chronic disease? More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Why Do Plant-Based Diets Help Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Why Do Plant-Based Diets Help Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Rheumatoid arthritis may be triggered by autoimmune friendly fire against a urinary tract infection bacteria called Proteus mirabilis, which could help explain why sufferers randomized to a plant-based diet experience such remarkable benefit. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Are the Benefits of Organic Food Underrated or Overrated?

Are the Benefits of Organic Food Underrated or Overrated?

If we increased our consumption of conventionally-produced fruits and vegetables how much cancer would be prevented versus how much cancer might be caused by the additional pesticide exposure? More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Are Organic Foods More Nutritious?

Are Organic Foods More Nutritious?

There are appear to be no consistent differences in the level of vitamins and minerals in organic versus conventionally grown produce, but organic fruits and vegetables have more phenolic phytonutrients. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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How Much Fruit is Too Much?

How Much Fruit is Too Much?

Does the threshold for toxicity of fructose apply to fruit or just to added industrial sugars such as sucrose and high fructose corn syrup? More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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