Eggs are a great source of protein which is required for the growth and repair of the cells, skin, hair, muscles and bones. It is also a rich source of vitamin B12 which is required for the synthesis of DNA. Egg also contains iron which helps to prevent anemia. Organic eggs come from chickens that…

From holistic health practitioners to mainstream nutritionists, people are discovering how certain foods rich in antioxidants, phytochemicals, and other nutrients can keep us living happier, healthier lives while decreasing the risks of developing chronic illnesses. We call these foods…

Ocean-based aquaculture fish farming operations are at the center of a heated debate over use of the USDA “organic” certification. The USDA’s forthcoming regulations on “organic” aquaculture threaten the integrity of the organic label, says advocacy group Center for…

Novartis, the mega drug manufacturer, has been accused of using its promotional materials for an antibiotic livestock feed additive to promote animal growth enhancement rather than for its intended use of treating dysentery, pneumonia and enteric disease in pigs, despite FDA regulations. Now, the…

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