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Palmetto Health Heart Hospital now has the capability to implant an artificial device that keeps a damaged heart pumping blood to the body.
The beef industry has funneled millions into a public relations campaign to cast steaks and burgers as something akin to health food something you can eat every day, even twice a day.
Despite decades of warnings, the federal government has failed to pass meaningful regulation of animal drug use, failed to adequately monitor the harmful residues they leave behind and failed to stop the consumption of meat contaminated with such substances.
The Kansas City Star investigated what the industry calls “bladed” or “needled” beef, and found the process exposes Americans to a higher risk of E. coli poisoning. While exact figures are difficult to come by, USDA surveys show that more than 90 percent of beef producers...