WHOLE FOODS MARKET: RECALL OF MAYTAG BLUE CHEESE BECAUSE OF POSSIBLE HEALTH RISK
"The potential for contamination was discovered after testing by the State of Iowa revealed the presence of Listeria monocytogenes in two lots of product. Maytag Dairy Farms has voluntarily suspended production and distribution while the company collaborates with FDA and the State of Iowa to determine the cause of the problem." Read full story.
Refinery29: Would You Ditch Coffee For A Caffeine Bracelet?
"According to its Indiegogo page (where the product has raised upwards of $63,000), the Joule caffeine bracelet allows you to slip in a transdermal caffeine patch, permitting you to absorb the substance through your skin. Each bracelet comes with 30 patches, and you can buy in batches of 30 after that, the founders say. " Read full story.
SCIENCE DAILY: Low Vitamin D Predicts Aggressive Prostate Cancer
"A new study provides a major link between low levels of vitamin D and aggressive prostate cancer. Northwestern Medicine research showed deficient vitamin D blood levels in men can predict aggressive prostate cancer identified at the time of surgery. The finding is important because it can offer guidance to men and their doctors who may be considering active surveillance, in which they monitor the cancer rather than remove the prostate." Read full story.
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