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  • Being Human
    Being Human (UK) meets "Lia": Series 3 Changes
    ***In Lexington, BBC America can be found on channel 173 (digital cable), 264 (DirecTV), and 992 (HD cable).******This review would sound better if read in a British accent. It is not necessary, of course, but that would be my personal preference....
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    Hunt's 100% Natural Ketchup eliminates HFCS, but GM sugar?
    Hunt’s, a ConAgra Foods brand, has removedall high fructose corn syrups from its ketchup products. Hunt’s 100% Natural Ketchup will now contain only five simple ingredients: tomatoes, sugar, vinegar, salt and other seasonings, with no...
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    Non-organic fruits and vegetables contain pesticides linked to ADHD
    Arecent study conducted by researchers at Harvard and the University of Montreal published today in the Journal of Pediatricslinked children's attention-deficit disorder with exposure to common pesticides used on fruits and vegetables.While the...
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    Position against GE/GM labeling could create major problems in the long term for U.S.
    Consumers Union, the nonprofit publisher of Consumer Reports, today called on the Obama Administration to endorse a compromise on guidelines for labeling of genetically modified (GM)/genetically engineered (GE) food, that was supported by the...
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    President's Cancer Panel sees chemical causation
    The President’s Cancer Panelreleased a landmark 200-page report yesterday, warning that commonly usedchemicalsadversely affect health. Some 41 percent of Americans will be diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lives.The proliferation...
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    Free iPhone app for one of the fastest growing food trends
    There is a clever new lifestyle app quickly growing in popularity because it takes the guesswork out of how to find non-GMO products.The new, freelifestyle iPhone application, 'ShopNoGMO', was created for the 9 out of 10 Americans polled who would...
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    Earth Day: Clue for rising infertility rates found in GM soy
    Russian biologist Alexey V. Surovand and his colleagues set out to discover if Monsanto’s genetically modified (GM) soy, grown on 91% of US soybean fields, leads to problems in growth or reproduction. The study, jointly conducted by Surov...
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    Mrs. Obama's healthy food adversary wins recess appointment
    Sidestepping a stalled Senate confirmation vote, yesterday President Obama recess-appointed Islam Siddiqui to be chief agricultural negotiator in the office of the U.S. trade representative. Dr. Siddiqui's nomination was held up in the Senate and...