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Glyphosate on Trial

In a decision that made headlines around the world, a California jury awarded two hundred and eighty nine million dollars, a stunning amount, to a former groundskeeper for a California school district who claims that he contracted non-Hodgkins lymphoma from exposure to a commercial preparation of glyphosate, the world’s most widely used herbicide. The jury decision elicited extensive commentaries from experts and non-experts, both pro and con. Let me throw my hat into the ring as well.

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Can Arginine Supplements Help Control Blood Pressure?

Few people want to take blood pressure pills. I try to remind everyone that medication makes them healthier not sicker. Nevertheless if there were some way to avoid medication most people would take it. Thus, people often ask about arginine.

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Can previously frozen, thawed, and cooked food be refrozen?

The answer is yes. But pay attention to the way you thaw and, conversely, the way you freeze.

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Little dogs raise their legs high to pee, thinking it makes them look tough

It turns out your little dog isn't just falling over while he pees for fun. He's doing it because he thinks it makes him intimidating.

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