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Global Food Chain: Environmental Costs April 28, 2008

Filed under: News — jenniferferf @ 11:03 am
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Those bananas may be 20 cents a pound, but the environmental costs of shipping food around the world are costing us a whole lot more.  

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Best Job Ever for Chocoholics

Filed under: Chocolate,healthy,News,Uncategorized — jenniferferf @ 10:43 am
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This morning, scientists at the University of East Anglia in the U.K. announced they are recruiting volunteers to eat a bar of chocolate every day for a year. Only post-menopausal women with type 2 diabetes need apply. Specifically, they’re testing whether or not the flavonoids found in cocoa can indeed provide healthy benefits to the heart. Here’s the story.