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Vegetables as well as meat could spread superbugs into food chain

A potential source of superbugs?Sean De Burca/Getty By Adam Vaughan Superbugs can enter our diets if we eat meat from animals fed with antibiotics. But a new study suggests the vegetables in our diet also have the potential to harbour antibiotic-resistant microbes. The use of antibiotics in livestock farming for growth promotion rather than curing sick… Read More »

Replacing red meat with plant protein reduces heart disease risk

A meta-analysis of trials comparing the health effects of red meat consumption with those of other diets found that substituting healthful plant protein for red meat helps lower the risk of cardiovascular disease. Eating plant proteins, such as tofu, may benefit cardiovascular health. Many studies throughout the years have linked the consumption of red meat… Read More »

Can you really live on meat alone? Everything you need to know about the carnivore diet

Mikhaila Peterson eats just under one kilogram of beef per day, mostly chuck roasts fried in beef tallow. The daughter of celebrity academic Jordan Peterson doesn’t use salt much anymore, she recently told Geoffrey Woo, CEO and co-founder of HVMN (pronounced “human”), a Silicon Valley company that sells supplements. The pink Himalayan rock salt made… Read More »