HEALTHY TIP OF THE DAY
Eating these two fruits can increase muscle strength by than 30 percent!
NEW YORK TIMES: In a First, Aspirin Is Recommended To Fight A Form Of Cancer
“For years, doctors have recommended daily aspirin to lower cardiovascular risk in certain men and women. Now, for the first time, an expert panel is recommending aspirin therapy to prevent heart attacks and colorectal cancer.” Read full story.
CNN: 11 RESTAURANT CHAINS GET ‘F’ GRADE ON ANTIBIOTICS IN MEAT
“A new report is sounding the alarm about the use of antibiotics in the meat and poultry supply chains of the 25 largest U.S. fast food and "fast casual" restaurants. Most top U.S. restaurant chains have no publicly available policy to limit regular use of antibiotics in their meat and poultry supply chains.” Read full story.
BBC: Portion Size Key In Tackling Obesity, Says Study
“Reducing the portion sizes offered in supermarkets, restaurants and at home would help reverse the obesity epidemic, say researchers. They say their review of 61 studies provides the "most conclusive evidence to date" that portion size affects how much we unwittingly eat. The team at the University of Cambridge also said smaller plates, glasses and cutlery helped people eat less.” Read full story.
MEDICAL DAILY: Drinking Hand Sanitizer On The Rise For U.S. Kids Under 12
“The trend is even more dangerous than drinking beer and wine.” Read full story.