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The amount of calcium your body absorbs might depend, in part, on the amount of dietary fiber you consume.
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The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is desperately trying to locate the cause of an outbreak of salmonella food poisoning that has made 388 people sick across 42 states.
By O'Rourke, Morgan The FDA initially blamed the recent salmonella outbreak on tomatoes. Then jalapenos. Now, no one knows how it began. And they likely never will.
ALTHOUGH we are constantly reminded about what foods are bad for us, many of us don't actually know what we should be eating to help keep our bodies in prime condition, and specifically how to maintain healthy sight.
A salmonella scare that swept through the U.S. appears to be over, according to federal health officials.
Consumers worried about salad safety soon may be able to buy fresh spinach and iceberg lettuce zapped with just enough radiation to kill E. coli and a few other germs. The Food and Drug Administration will issue a new regulation today allowing spinach and lettuce sellers to take that step.
By LAURAN NEERGAARD Farms and processors still must follow standard rules for cleanliness. WASHINGTON -- Consumers worried about salad safety may soon be able to buy fresh spinach and iceberg lettuce zapped with just enough radiation to kill E. coli and a few other germs.
By MCT WASHINGTON (MCT) - After two years of nearly constant food-borne illness outbreaks and recalls of everything from tainted peanut butter to tons of hamburger meat the Food and Drug Administration's decision last week to allow the irradiation of lettuce and spinach to kill dangerous bacteria didn't surprise anyone in the food industry.
Leaf vegetables are leaves from various plants that are edible with some leaves having tender shoots, such as beet greens, attached. Leaf vegetables are very high in nutrition and may be used in various culinary dishes. While there are over a thousand species of leaf vegetables, they generally come from plants that are short-lived such as lettuce and spinach. Leaf vegetables are high in vitamin K which is caused from the photosynthesis that takes place during the growing phase. Anyone on...
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