Fairfield County Edition

Archive of: Brief and *EAT WELL* and NAPC

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America Outdone

America Outdone

To protect its traditional seeds and agriculture, Venezuela has passed perhaps the toughest law in the world regulating the use and research of genetically modified organisms.

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Message Received

Message Received

Enthusiastic consumer demand is driving Kroger’s and Walmart’s new emphasis on organic sales.

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Organic Rally

Organic Rally

The Non GMO Project is sponsoring National Non-GMO Month in October to increase education and awareness of unlabeled genetically modified food products.

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Black Raspberries Bolster Heart Health

Black Raspberries Bolster Heart Health

In a Korean study, the robust compounds in black raspberries significantly decreased artery stiffness and increased cells that help repair blood vessels.

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Vitamin C-Rich Produce Guards Against Cataracts

Vitamin C-Rich Produce Guards Against Cataracts

In a British study of twins, those that consumed the most fruits and vegetables rich in vitamin C developed fewer cataracts than their sibling.

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Lying Labels

Lying Labels

Faced with rising consumer resistance to High-Fructose Corn Syrup, the corn refiners industry has created the terms “fructose syrup” or just “fructose” to hide its intense use in processed foods.

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Healing Recipe

Healing Recipe

At more than 20 medical schools, doctors-to-be are learning about healthy diets and food preparation, often in hands-on cooking classes.

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Grape Juice Boosts Memory and Driving Skills

Grape Juice Boosts Memory and Driving Skills

Busy working mothers between the ages of 40 and 50 that drank Concord grape juice daily improved their performance on a driving test, results that lasted after the study ended.

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Colorful Produce Slows Cell Aging

Colorful Produce Slows Cell Aging

Adults that eat hefty amounts of plants high in carotenoids have five- to eight-percent longer telomeres, cellular markers that typically grow shorter with age.

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Energy Drinks Harm the Heart

Energy Drinks Harm the Heart

Two cans of an energy drink per day produced abnormal heart rhythms and higher blood pressure in healthy adults.

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