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The Vitamin Myth: Why We Think We Need Supplements - Paul Offit On October 10, 2011, researchers from the University of Minnesota found that women who took supplemental multivitamins died at rates higher than those who didn't. Two days later, researchers from the Cleveland Clinic found that men who took vitamin E had an increased risk of prostate cancer. "It's been a tough week for vitamins," said Carrie Gann of ABC News. Easy Make-Your-Own Vitamin C Supplements Cold and flu season is upon us, and the best way to fight off viruses is to strengthen the immune sy... Cold and flu season is upon us, and the best way to fight off viruses is to strengthen the immune system. Vitamin C is perhaps one of the best ways to do just that! This important vitamin can detoxify the body, promotes healing, and helps us deal with stress. Vitamin C supports the healthy bacteria in our gut, has anti-viral and anti-bacterial compounds, kills cancer cells, and neutralizes free radicals, just to name a few.

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US Government Ditches Food Pyramid and Introduces Rate Your Plate System · Nutrition & Dieting articles Just Don't Call It a Pie Chart The US Department of Agriculture is about to discontinue use of the food pyramid, the symbol of balanced diets originating in Denmark in 1978 and adopted by the United States in 1992. (The original food pyramid is probably an invention of Swedish cookbook author Anna Britt Agnsäter, published by the Swedish government in 1974.) In its place, American nutrition regulators will be using a dinner plate, with colored sections for fruits, vegetables, grain, and protein. Beneath the dinner plate will be a smaller circle symbolizing dairy products, such as milk or yogurt. The food pyramid used to show a base of breads, cereal, rice, and pasta, with 6 to 11 daily servings recommended for adults.

Ethical, Legal, and Social Issues This page is an archive, the contents of which provide a snapshot in time--describing potential societal concerns arising from increased knowledge of our personal DNA as described and studied during the HGP (1990-2003). The content of this page is as it was at the close of the project with the exception of minor repairs such as the removal of broken links. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) devoted 3% to 5% of their annual Human Genome Project (HGP) budgets toward studying the ethical, legal, and social issues (ELSI) surrounding availability of genetic information. At the time, this represented the world's largest bioethics program, and it become a model for ELSI programs around the world.

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