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NUTRITION: Don't be misled by meat labels – Duluth News Tribune

The United States Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA FSIS) is responsible for developing policies and inspection methods to help ensure labels on meat, poultry and egg products are properly labeled. I am frequently asked about hormones and use in our meat supply. I believe the labeling claims about hormones can be… Read More »

Medical News Today: How safe are probiotics?

Amid the increasing rise of probiotic use in Western society, a recent journal article asks whether we should evaluate the products’ safety with a little more scrutiny. Probiotics are popular, but what does the evidence say? For millennia, humans have consumed foods rich with live bacteria. Yogurt, for instance, dates back to at least 5000… Read More »

Medical News Today: This form of brain training may help treat severe schizophrenia

New research has revealed that targeted cognitive training can successfully reduce cognitive impairment in treatment-resistant schizophrenia. Altering certain neural pathways may improve cognitive ability in people with treatment-resistant schizophrenia. Schizophrenia is one of the 15 leading causes of disability globally. In the United States, this condition affects more than 3 million people. Symptoms of schizophrenia… Read More »