FOOD SAFETY

From pesticides to antibiotics in meat, do you know what you're really eating? See what you need to know about food safety.
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People will go to crazy extremes to try to get slim. Would you ingest a parasite to fit into your skinny jeans?

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Should You Avoid Aluminum and Teflon Cookware?

These two cookware materials have generated some worry. Learn more about avoiding aluminum and teflon cookware.

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  • How can intestinal bacteria like E. coli infect a vegetable like spinach?

    How can intestinal bacteria like E. coli infect a vegetable like spinach?

    Food contamination isn't limited to improperly cooked meat or raw eggs. Learn why your salad could be dangerous too. See more »

  • How can you tell organic foods are pesticide free?

    How can you tell organic foods are pesticide free?

    Organic food -- once a specialty item sold in specialty stores to either the rich or the granola crowd -- is now commonplace. But how do you know what you're buying, and what's the difference between "organic" and "pesticide-free"? See more »

  • Is USDA certified organic food safer than regular food?

    Is USDA certified organic food safer than regular food?

    Next time you head to your local grocery store, take a look around. You can't make it five feet without seeing a product advertised as "all natural" or containing "multigrain goodness!" But does that make it better for you? See more »

  • How Much Poop is in Your Drinking Water?

    How Much Poop is in Your Drinking Water?

    Just when you thought it might be safe to turn on your faucet. Learn more about how much poop is in your drinking water. See more »

  • Should You Avoid Aluminum and Teflon Cookware?

    Should You Avoid Aluminum and Teflon Cookware?

    These two cookware materials have generated some worry. Learn more about avoiding aluminum and teflon cookware. See more »

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