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This News Stinks, Thanks Consumer Reports

Bacteria are everywhere, on everything, in everything. Some bacteria are beneficial, they help us digest foods, they created vitamins from nutrients in foods that did not contain vitamins. Some bacteria are harmful, and if you get them inside of you … Continue reading

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Good Government Costs Money

Way back in 2010 the Congress of the United States got together behind a law that modernized the food safety inspection system. Everyone agreed, in a rare example of bipartisan cooperation, that the rash of food borne illnesses and tainted … Continue reading

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Food Poison

Poison in your food. According to the CDC (Center for Disease Control) one in six citizens will become ill from foods they eat each year. That would be five hundred million, give or take a few hundred thousand, that get … Continue reading

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Government Will Help, Eventually

Our Federal government has it’s critics on both sides of the spectrum, and it has problems for which the criticism is warranted. ¬†One area that is constantly both praised and ridiculed is it’s oversight of foods and drugs. The FDA … Continue reading

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