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Can organic food help you reduce your risk of cancer? A new study suggests the answer may be yes

Published: 
Tue, 10/23/2018 - 5:49pm

To reduce your risk of cancer, you know you should quit smoking, exercise regularly, wear sunscreen, and take advantage of screening tests. New research suggests another item might be added to this list: Choose organic foods over conventional ones.

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You Can Probably Guess Where the First All-Organic Public School Cafeteria Is

Published: 
Fri, 08/21/2015 (All day)

The public school cafeteria has become a political battleground in recent years, with students, lawmakers, parents, and First Lady Michelle Obama fighting over what can and cannot be served. The push to reform nutrition standards for students has made headway; thanks to the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act, schoolkids are served more whole grains, fewer calories, and less trans fat, saturated fat, and sodium.

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Organic foods are more nutritious, according to review of 343 studies

Published: 
Thu, 07/17/2014 - 7:53pm
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Shopping & Food

Most everyone who has ever selected their fruits and vegetables from the "organic" section while grocery shopping probably thought they were doing something good for their bodies and the environment.