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Bad soy! Very bad.

People in Asian societies eat on average about 6-11 grams of soy a day – that is, 6-11 grams of non-GMO fermented soy according to a review in Nutrition and Cancer. Fermented soy eaten by Asians has been touted to … Continue reading

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Soy does NOT the body good

The latest on soy is that it alters the expression of genes associated with breast cancer – and not in a good way… The Journal of the National Cancer Institute recently published a randomized, placebo-controlled study of the effects of … Continue reading

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Phosphatidylserine for brain, memory and stress

Phosphatidylserine is an integral part of the cell membranes and is largely responsible for intracellular communication. Phosphatidylserine makes up close to 10% of the lipid content in the cell membrane of neurons. Phosphatidylserine supplements are commonly known as “brain boosters”; “memory … Continue reading

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Canola, soybean and corn oil vitamin E are causing lung disease, asthma

Is vitamin E causing lung inflammation? Well, yes and no. It all depends on where the vitamin E comes from. Vitamin E supplements made from canola, soybean and corn are tied to a rising incidence of lung inflammation and, possibly, … Continue reading

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Is soy lecithin good or bad?

Researchers feeding soy lecithin in the diets of pregnant and newborn rats brought impaired reflexes and swimming ability, along with cognitive deficiencies. Soy lecithin is a mixture of phospholipids and soybean oil. To make soy lecithin, soybean oil is extracted … Continue reading

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Falling for the soy-ploy

The soybean is relatively new to the American diet. Soy was first introduced into the US around 1900 and was used to manufacture industrial products like ink, oil and plastics. Soy was deemed to be unfit for human consumption and … Continue reading

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GMO: Bad for MR hamster

Did you know that hamsters fed with GM soy were unable to have pups by the third generation and also suffered a high mortality rate? I guess that is scary enough but the third generation pups that did make it … Continue reading

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Only sheople eat GM foods

Did you know that GM corn damages the intestines and soy damages the reproductive system in study mice? From News With Views: Foods that often contain GM soy or corn derivatives or GM vegetable oil include: infant formula, salad dressing, … Continue reading

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