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Bitter taste for Australian citrus producers

Alan Jones 2GB Leeton grower Frank Mercuri and Judith Damiani of Citrus Australia on the state of the industry. Listen to the podcast

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Grapefruits Can Treat Disease As Well As Pharmaceuticals Without The Side Effects

Natasha Longo Prevent Disease In the never ending saga of natural disease fighting foods beating out pharmaceuticals, the grapefruit is another power packed citrus fruit to add to the the list. It actually never really gets the credit it deserves … Continue reading

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Can Our Genes Be Making Us Fat?

Science Daily ScienceDaily (Mar. 22, 2012) — While high-fat foods are thought to be of universal appeal, there is actually a lot of variation in the extent to which people like and consume fat. A new study in the March … Continue reading

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The bitter taste of sugar prohibition

Rob Lyon Independent On Thursday, high-profile science journal Nature published a commentary by three academics, which argued that sugar is a toxin and that it should be subject to similar kinds of public-health interventions as alcohol. In other words, sugar … Continue reading

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