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Michael Greger, M.D.
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Higher glycemic load diets associated with increased breast cancer risk (http://1.usa.gov/QmNF0B).Another good reason to avoid processed foods. What percentage of the U.S. population do you think gets even the measly recommended minimum daily whole grain intake? Find out in: http://nutritionfacts.org/video/nations-diet-in-crisis/
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Muscle pain, cramping, and stiffness associated with cholesterol-lowering statin drugs found to be more common than previously realized (http://1.usa.gov/P4Zrhq). What are the chances of life-threatening side effects, though? See: http://nutritionfacts.org/video/statin-muscle-toxicity/
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Why did humans lose the ability to detoxify uric acid and what implications does that have for our health? Find out in today’s NutritionFacts.org video-of-the-day: http://nutritionfacts.org/video/miocene-meteorites-and-uric-acid/
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Today’s blog covers a delicious way of potentially boosting your metabolism and burning unwanted fat: http://nutritionfacts.org/2013/01/03/burning-fat-with-flavonoids/
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True of False: our immune system always acts as a natural defense system for keeping cancer under control. You’ll find an interesting answer in today’s Care2: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/how-tumors-use-meat-to-grow.html
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  • Humane Society of the United States
    Director of Public Health and Animal Agriculture, present
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Physician, author, and internationally recognized speaker on nutrition, food safety, and public health issues.
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  • Cornell University
    Biophysics
  • Tufts University School of Medicine