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Japan fresh food market: Sales to decline due to reliance on processed foods

With the Japanese population likely to continue to decline over the medium term, sales in the Japan fresh food market will continue to decline.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Health

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Daily Kos

Poultry Litter

"It was only when the whole ham was spoiled that it came into the department of Elzbieta.


Related Topix: Life, Beef, Food, Meat, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Health

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Psychology Today

The Parasites and the Doctors

With a straight face the news tells us that a Nevada rancher named Cliven Bundy has been grazing his herd on public lands for decades and refusing to pay the required fees.


Related Topix: Health

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Where's the Beef? More Than Ever, It's in China

BEIJING -- Michelle Obama scored points with the Chinese public last month by enjoying a full-strength, spicy-hot Sichuan dish at a Chengdu restaurant.


Related Topix: Life, Beef, Food, Meat, World News, China, Asia, Michelle Obama, Health, Agriculture, Science, Business News

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Brandon Sun

Producers on board with livestock insurance program

Manitoba livestock producers are learning more details about a new government program that could safeguard them from unexpected price drops.


Related Topix: Health, Life, Beef, Food, Meat, Agriculture, Science

Tue Apr 08, 2014


Australia set to win share of U.S. beef exports to Japan

Australia is set to boost beef exports to Japan after the two countries reached a trade agreement, analysts said on Tuesday, snatching U.S. market share and adding to pressure on the United Sates to seal its own trade deal.


Related Topix: Life, Beef, Food, Meat, Agriculture, Science, Health

Thu Apr 03, 2014


What bank voles can teach us about prion disease transmission and neurodegeneration

This image shows accumulation of misfolded, toxic prion protein in the brain of a transgenic mouse expressing bank vole PrP and challenged with human variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease ... When cannibals ate brains of people who died from prion disease, many of them fell ill with the fatal neurodegenerative disease as well.


Related Topix: Health

Kevin, M.D.

The shocking ingredient in natural medicine

So you think your medicine is natural. Ever wonder what's inside? A product can be labeled "natural" if the main ingredient is from an animal, plant, or mineral.


Related Topix: Health, Estrogen (generic), Premarin, Estrace, Medicine, Supplement, Melatonin

Mon Mar 31, 2014

BBC News

Lab cuts 'threat to human health'

Cuts to animal health surveillance mean Britain is at a much greater risk of outbreaks of devastating diseases such as "mad cow disease", experts say.


Related Topix: Health, Pathology, Medicine, Cats, Pets, United Kingdom, Wiltshire County, England

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Van Andel Research Institute Expands its Parkinson's Disease...

The Center recently appointed Dr. , who studies the role of the LRRK2 gene found in hereditary Parkinson's disease.


Related Topix: Parkinson's Disease, Health

Mon Mar 24, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Heparin might be the key to prevent prion conversion and disease

Prions are infectious agents responsible for neurodegenerative diseases such as bovine spongiform encephalitis and Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease in humans.


Related Topix: Health, South America, World News, Brazil