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“Food Facts”

Jun 23, 2015 09:45 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Trans fats are a good first step, but many food safety advocates are looking for a bigger leap.
Aug 27, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Rats who eat junk food not only get fat, but also lose their appetite for novel foods, new research shows. Continue reading →
May 13, 2014 12:59 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
But still, drinkers in the Americas imbibe less than Canadians or Russians, says a WHO survey.
Feb 27, 2014 03:30 PM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
A new study finds that chocolate tastes better with jazz music and that hip hop doesn't help food at all.
Feb 11, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A substance in oregano oil, often used in pizza, appears to be effective against norovirus, Continue reading →
Mar 17, 2012 09:00 PM ET // Alice Truong
Anybody can partake in a green beer drinking marathon to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. But it takes a curious sadist to partake in a self-declared Shamrock Shake Challenge. In the spirit of celebrating his Irish heritage, Sam Jordan at the humor site Zug decided that he would down a gallon of McDona...
Jan 27, 2012 04:43 PM ET // Derek Markham
We all know the internet loves bacon. And now there's yet another reason to sing the praises of these strips of salted pork: When rolled into a plug (like a tampon) and inserted into the nose, bacon can stop chronic and uncontrollable nose bleeds. READ MORE: Common Myths Busted by the Other Myth Bu...
Apr 5, 2012 05:46 PM ET // Alice Truong
Ever wonder if your love of cheese is borderline addiction? It might not be pure hyperbole. "If you love cheese so much and joke that you think you might be addicted -- well, you probably are," the Boston Globe's The Next Great Generation said. The primary protein in milk is casein. When the human ...
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