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Your Day in Health: May 18

McDonald's has been keeping a secret...

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Your Day in Health: May 18

McDonald's has been keeping a secret...

HUFFPO: McDonald’s Has Been Secretly Testing Fresh Beef For Months Now

"Tests have been run “without any advertising“ on Quarter Pounder burgers only, according to CNN Money. The fresh beef is an alternative to the chain’s standard flash-frozen burger patties, which are frozen when ground and cooked later in a restaurant." Read full story.

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WSJ: Soda Industry Fails to Stop San Francisco Law Targeting Sugar

"San Francisco is set to become the first U.S. city to require health warnings on advertisements for soda and other sugar-added drinks after the beverage industry failed Tuesday to get a court order to stop it." Read full story.

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SCIENCE DAILY: Mom’s Exposure To BPA During Pregnancy Can Put Her Baby On A Course To Obesity

"Prenatal exposure to Bisphenol A (BPA), a common chemical used in plastic water bottles and canned food, is associated with measures of obesity in children at age 7, according to researchers. 94 percent of pregnant women studied had detectable levels of BPA. The researchers are the first to show associations between prenatal exposure to BPA and measures of body fat in their school-aged children." Read full story.

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