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Your Day in Health: January 20

The dairy industry is accused of something seriously disturbing...

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Your Day in Health: January 20

The dairy industry is accused of something seriously disturbing...

Huffington Post: Dairy Industry Killed Off 500,000 Cows In Alleged Price-Fixing Scheme

"Major United States dairy producers will pay $52 million to settle an antitrust class-action lawsuit accusing them of slaughtering more than 500,000 cows to reduce milk supply and inflate prices. This cow-killing program exploited both the animals and the consumers, and resulted in the early deaths of half a million cows,” attorney Cheryl Leahy told The Huffington Post in an email. Leahy is general counsel for Compassion Over Killing, an animal protection group that spearheaded the suit." Read full story.

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Brand Eating: New Cadbury Creme Egg-Like Oreo Eggs Coming in February

"Similar to Cadbury Creme Eggs, Oreo Eggs will sport a chocolate shell with a creme filling interspersed with Oreo cookie pieces." Read full story.

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REUTERS: Sweating In Sauna Might Help Keep Brain Healthy: Finnish Study

"Regular visits to the sauna can help lower the risk of developing dementia and Alzheimer's disease as well as dying of heart ailments, a Finnish study suggests. Researchers at the University of Eastern Finland found a link between sauna visits and memory diseases after following more than 2,300 middle-aged Finnish men for more than 20 years…" Read full story.

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