Latest News on Vitamins and Health

Driving Tesla’s Model 3 changes everything.
Monday July 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

We took one out for a spin, and have little doubt the age of electric cars has arrived. [News Source]

The Peruvian chef daring to serve recycled food — and end hunger nationwide.
Monday July 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

Palmiro Ocampo wants to bring the anti-waste approach he uses at one of Lima’s finest restaurants to all Peruvians. [News Source]

3 myths (and 1 truth) about grain-fed beef.
Sunday July 30th 2017, 10:00 AM

There's a lot to consider when deciding what kind of meat to buy--or even whether to eat meat at all. The least we can do is start with accurate information. [News Source]

50 hours of nature sounds to bring you joy and awe.
Saturday July 29th 2017, 10:00 AM

While it may be hard to imagine that seeing mountains on television could have the same effect as seeing mountains right in front of you, maybe there's something to it. Regardless, it's the impetus behind BBC Earth's Real Happiness Project, a mission to "bring real happiness to as many people as possible by improving their connection to the natural world." [News Source]

Possible water chief ‘a lawyer’s lawyer’ who’s sued agency.
Friday July 28th 2017, 10:00 AM

President Trump's reported pick to lead U.S. EPA's Office of Water has represented states and industry in lawsuits against the agency - some of which were filed by then-Oklahoma Attorney General and now EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt. [News Source]

Climate change will worsen nitrogen runoff, algae and dead zones, study says.
Friday July 28th 2017, 10:00 AM

More rain means more nitrogen runoff into rivers, fueling algae growth. Scientists expect a 19% increase in the U.S., and they're looking for solutions. [News Source]

A fresh idea to improve food access.
Thursday July 27th 2017, 10:00 AM

Fresh Truck’s mobile market in Boston fills prescriptions for fresh foods. [News Source]

Paul Hawken on one hundred solutions to the climate crisis.
Wednesday July 26th 2017, 10:00 AM

Environmentalist Paul Hawken believes that to motivate action on climate change, the focus needs to be on solutions rather the problem. And, he says, those solutions – from changing the type of refrigerants used to reducing food waste – are already here. [News Source]

Madagascar: No more fish? We′ll farm seaweed instead.
Wednesday July 26th 2017, 10:00 AM

The collapse of fisheries, decline of coral reefs and drought are all hitting Madagascar hard. But fishermen are coping with scarce and stressed resources in the Indian Ocean by coming up with new alternatives. [News Source]

For refugees, cooking provides path to security.
Wednesday July 26th 2017, 10:00 AM

Companies like EatOffBeat and Hot Bread Kitchen are helping resettled immigrants bring the flavors of their nations to U.S. menus. [News Source]

Men’s sperm counts are dropping worldwide: Study.
Wednesday July 26th 2017, 10:00 AM

A new report reveals that sperm counts among men in Western countries, including men in North America, Australia, New Zealand and Europe, have dropped substantially over the years. [News Source]

Reuters vs. UN cancer agency: Are corporate ties influencing science coverage?
Tuesday July 25th 2017, 10:00 AM

One key weapon in industry’s attack on IARC, the World Health Organization's cancer research group, has been the reporting of Kate Kelland, a veteran Reuters reporter based in London. [News Source]