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ICYMI: October 30, 2015

Feature Story Meat as a Cause of Cancer WEDNESDAY, October 28, 2015 (The New York Times) — The latest cancer report from the World Health Organization provides persuasive evidence that eating meat can cause cancer, but the risk is very small for most people. A research arm of the W.H.O., known as the International Agency […]

World Health Day 2015: From Farm to Plate, Make Food Safe

It’s World Health Day! Every year, the World Health Organization chooses a global public health concern to focus on. This year, it’s food safety. Over 200 diseases, including cancer, are caused by unsafe food containing harmful bacteria, parasites, viruses and chemical substances. It is estimated that two million deaths occur every year from contaminated food […]