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Dioxins in U.S. Farm-Raised Catfish

Past the Age of Miracles: Facing a Post-Antibiotic Age

in the keynote address last year the director-general of the World Health Organization warned that we may be facing a future in which many of our miracle drugs no longer work a post-antibiotic era means in effect an end to modern medicine as we know it things has come-to strep throat or child scratch knee […]

Superbugs in Conventional vs. Organic Chicken

one of the most concerning developments in medicine is the emergence of bacterial super resistance resistance to not just one class of drugs like penicillin but resistance to multiple classes of drugs so-called multi drug-resistant bacteria in the 2013 FDA retail meat report more than a quarter of the Salmonella found contaminating retail chicken breasts […]

Prescription Drug With Fish Oil Reduces Risk Of Heart Attack, Study Finds | NBC Nightly News

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Antibiotics: Agribusiness’s Pound of Flesh

“Antibiotics: Agribusiness’s Pound of Flesh” When farm animals are fed antibiotics, they can develop antibiotic-resistant bacteria in their guts, and then the gut bacteria can become manure on meat, which can spread to humans. Even vegetarian humans, since drug resistant bacteria in animal feces can also spread to people through crops or the environment. The […]

What’s Really in Your Fish Oil? Labdoor’s Market-Based Approach to Taming the Supplement Industry.

I have got four belly blasting supplements you can add to your diet- -many benefits of magnesium and how to get more magnesium rich food- -If you’ve been following my newsletter, you’ve heard me talk about probiotic- Supplements like vitamins, herbs and protein powders comprise 36 billion dollars in annual US retail sales. And it’s […]

Drug Residues in Meat

“Drug Residues in Meat” One of the reasons we are increasingly plagued with new superbugs is the mass feeding of antibiotics to farm animals. As Britain’s chief medical officer put it in his 2009 annual report: “every inappropriate…use [of antibiotics in] agriculture is potentially signing a death warrant for a future patient.” Earlier this year, […]

FDA To Track Sales Of Antibiotics To Livestock Farmers

Here’s the latest on Xtalks.com: The FDA has recently released its final rule requiring pharmaceutical companies to report sales data for all antibiotics used in various types of food-producing livestock. The rule which goes into effect in 60 days could help the agency understand how the drugs are used to raise hogs, cattle, chickens, or […]