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Apr 3 2016
Vermont law’s requirement having a big effect on food companies  ConAgra Foods is going nationwide with GMO labels, finding it the easiest way to comply with a Vermont law.  PHOTO: SCOTT EELLS/BLOOMBERG By ANNIE GASPARRO Updated March 22, 2016 6:02 p.m. ET ConAgra Foods Inc. is going nationwide with labels that will say a food product is made with genetically...
Apr 2 2016
By GRETCHEN REYNOLDS  FEBRUARY 24, 2016 5:45 AM February 24, 2016 5:45 am Photo CreditGetty Images The relationship between exercise and cancer has long both intrigued and puzzled oncologists and exercise physiologists. Exercise is strongly associated with lowered risks for many types of cancer. In epidemiological studies, people who regularly exercise generally prove...
Mar 30 2016
By LAMBETH HOCHWALD @LambethHochwald   It’s Colon Cancer Awareness Month. And, since colon cancer is the third most common type of cancer and the second leading cause of death in men and women combined in the U.S., it’s all the more important to pay attention to some very important facts about the disease. We asked Larry Altshuler, director of oncology intake at...
Mar 23 2016
Fran Drescher plays Fran Fine in The Nanny, which made her a star.PHOTO: TRISTAR TELEVISION PUBLISHED MAR 23, 2016, 5:00 AM SGT Boon Chan Media Correspondent     Fran Drescher's voice immediately gives her away: brassy, nasal and with a soupy Noo-Yawk accent. "People always say, 'I can't believe that's your real voice', and I say, 'Who could make this up?'",...
Mar 19 2016
BY LISA BAERTLEIN             The General Mills logo is seen on a box of Cheerios cereal in Evanston, Illinois, June 26, 2012.  REUTERS/JIM YOUNG   General Mills Inc said on Friday it would begin putting labels on U.S. products that contain genetically engineered ingredients, a move it said was forced by a Vermont law...

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