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What Did The Chicken On Your Plate Eat?

Anne Gordon GreenMedInfo Would you eat chicken that ate arsenic and banned antibiotics? You probably already have. When eating that delicious nugget, or scrumptious chicken salad…. do you ever wonder how the tender, juicy, and appealing shades of pink get … Continue reading

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Arsenic, caffeine, banned antibiotics, pharmaceuticals and more found in chickens

Madison Ruppert Activist Post Many people are well aware of the fact that chickens are regularly given roxarsone, what amounts to arsenic, in an attempt to both fight parasites and increase the growth rate of chickens while making the flesh … Continue reading

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Rice products may be source of high arsenic levels

Lauren Keiper Baltimore Sun/Reuters Significant levels of arsenic may be found in some prepared food products listing organic brown rice syrup as a sweetener and main ingredient, including some cereal bars and infant formulas, according to findings from a study … Continue reading

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Cadmium Exposure Could Be Damaging Children’s Health more than Lead

Mike Barrett Natural Society Recent research shows that cadmium could very well be more dangerous to children’s health than lead. While heavy metals such as arsenic, lead, and mercury are often the first to pop up when discussing or thinking about … Continue reading

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Arsenic in water tied to breathing issues

Source: Reuters People in Bangladesh exposed to high levels of arsenic in drinking water were more likely to report shortness of breath in a new study than those who drank water with safer arsenic concentrations. Though researchers didn’t try to … Continue reading

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Arsenic and toxic metals found in baby foods

Source: The Telegraph Baby foods used to wean infants off milk have been found to contain “alarming” levels of toxic contaminants including arsenic, lead and cadmium. Last night there were calls for urgent new safety rules to control the presence … Continue reading

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Arsenic in Chicken Feed: A Possible Cancer Cluster Source?

Source: HuffPost Health Arsenic from industrialized chicken manure is a possible source of a cancer cluster identified in Arkansas, according to a new report that was featured at a Senate environmental committee hearing on Tuesday. The report, “Cancer Clusters, Disease, … Continue reading

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