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The Yoga-Mat Chemical’s Quiet Fast-Food Exit

Published: 
Mon, 08/08/2016 (All day)

In early 2014, a blogger known as Food Babe launched a petition pushing sandwich chain Subway to remove an obscure chemical also used in yoga mats from its bread. Two days and more than 78,000 signatures later, Subway announced it was taking out azodicarbonamide—the yoga-mat chemical, as it came to be known.

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Kidney Disease, an Underestimated Killer

Published: 
Wed, 07/24/2013 - 9:39pm
Category: 
Shopping & Food

Kidney disease doesn’t get the attention, funding or concern associated with cancers of the breast or prostate. But it actually kills more Americans — 90,000 a year — than both malignancies combined.