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by 301 · November 17, 2013 at 10:20 AM

I don't like trans-fats, heck I don't even touch the stuff or look at it for that matter, I think it's downright garbage. However, the CW-worshiping crowd that runs the FDA, USDA, and all these crap agencies often group trans-fats along with... (more)

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Nvor 0 · November 16, 2013 at 2:01 AM

Of course you're referring to the "First they came..." phenomenon. Just because we may agree with a ban on trans-fats, does that make it okay? Because what if they knock on sat-fat's door next? Indeed it is a slippery slope into a nanny/police... (more)

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by 1032 · September 16, 2014 at 8:04 PM

Article Link: http://health.yahoo.net/experts/dayinhealth/artificial-sweeteners-milk According to the article I just read: "In a petition filed with the FDA, the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) and the National Milk Producers... (more)

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Stephen_4 0 · March 01, 2013 at 6:04 PM

You are misinterpreting their wording, it would still be listed on the ingredients. http://m.nbcnews.com/business/chocolate-milk-fight-industry-asks-fda-ease-fake-sweetener-rules-1C8621251 (more)

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by 110 · September 16, 2014 at 7:44 PM

After reading articles and watching videos (Weston A Price, ..) heavily criticizing USDA's recommendations, I thought it would be interesting to directly ask Health Canada (which I believe recommends pretty much the same diet as the USDA) what... (more)

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peter_5 0 · April 27, 2012 at 7:47 AM

Please read this and then send them the issues raised here. This is a fantastic article http://www.nutritionjrnl.com/article/S0899-9007(10)00289-3/fulltext PS Sorry, I didnt have time to read the whole post (in a rush to leave work), but I am... (more)

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by 788 · September 16, 2014 at 7:42 PM

FDA's most comprehensive list about foods containing Acrylamide: http://www.fda.gov/food/foodsafety/foodcontaminantsadulteration/chemicalcontaminants/acrylamide/ucm053549.htm Wikipedia entry: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acrylamide Paleo, by... (more)

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FED_at_LiveCaveman_com 0 · April 05, 2012 at 12:49 AM

Hunter gatherers eat most of their foods (both animal and vegetable) well cooked. In a news story yesterday they even found evidence of controlled fire in a South African cave dated back 1,000,000 years. Humans are the "cooking ape" and it is... (more)

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by 3743 · September 16, 2014 at 7:32 PM

I think this is a pretty neat question to ask. Who would you appoint as head of the USDA and FDA? And why? Personally for the USDA, Melissa McEwen would be my first choice. For the FDA, I'm not 100%, but Chris Masterjohn would be on the top of... (more)

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by 25467 · September 16, 2014 at 7:27 PM

Ed was so kind to close my last thread and Thomas my socialist pal was kind enough to hack my question so I pose it once again......are you sick of this bullshit yet?

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Stabby 0 · August 04, 2011 at 6:28 AM

Byron Richards is PISSED. You don't want to mess with him, his supplements give him super powers and he will mess you up. Er yeah, I don't think that supplements should be subjected to that kind of regulation. An unsafe supplemental dose is rare... (more)

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by 25467 · September 16, 2014 at 7:27 PM

The FDA and Senator Durbin???s latest attack against the dietary supplement industry should leave consumers for natural health options at affordable prices up in arms. This attack will target some of the most popular and effective dietary... (more)

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HeatherC 0 · August 03, 2011 at 2:35 PM

There's a reason his name is Dick

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by 20 · September 16, 2014 at 7:19 PM

I found what appeared to be the tip of a latex/plastic glove with something red in the tip in a half gallon of Horizon DHEA milk. I had just opened it. After speaking with a customer complaint person who basically said that it was impossible for... (more)

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Melody_1 0 · March 10, 2011 at 8:21 PM

Human blood is totally paleo. Just count the milk as a cheat.

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by 393 · September 16, 2014 at 7:19 PM

Does anyone know if the FDA dietary guidelines take into account absorption of nutrients from food? For example, if it says 600 mg of such and such, does that mean 600 mg absorbed from food or 600 mg contained in food before eating? Note: I am... (more)

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The_Quilt 0 · March 01, 2011 at 2:06 AM

no they cant because it is variable among persons. But you can determine this yourself by intensive testing with your doc.