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What's Ailing America? There is a Drug For That!

I am running the risk of this blog becoming a running commentary on the state of medicine in the US, but this article from Mother Jones at least is peripherally related to food issues. 777 more words

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Greenwashing 101

A new report on the expensive art of greenwashing (PR tactics designed to convince you that black is white, in the world of health, agriculture and foodstuffs) has been released by… 420 more words

Factory Farming

Cottage Food Industry- 2012

*The website content was written by Kera Brossette during her time as Communication Specialist at an Illinois county health department.*

To view the full website entry as a PDF, click… 6 more words

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Kitchen Hint of The Day

Always let your food cool before putting it in fridge or freezer. If you don’t, the temperature in the refrigerator will rise. And the only thing that benefits is mold and bacteria.

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Home Canning MCHD Website Entry- 2014

*The website content was produced by Kera Brossette during her time as Communication Specialist at an Illinois county health department.*

To read the full website entry as a PDF, click MCHD Official Website – Home Canning.

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Video: Why Nobody Knows What's Really Going into Your Food

Why doesn’t government know what’s in your food? Because industry can declare on their own that added ingredients are safe without ever consulting the Food and Drug Administration about potential health risks. 29 more words

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Thirteen and a Half Tons of Beef Recalled Just in time for 4th of July

Denver’s Lombardi Brothers Meats issued a July 4th Eve recall of approximately 26,975 pounds of tenderized steak and ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. 470 more words

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