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23 May

For the Love of Links

Worker Bees’ Daily Bites What do you get when you mix the daily heads-up on the best health news, a funny picture, and a bonus fitness post from Mark? Oh yeah, this post. Rejoice! For fried dough is near. Fabulosity We promise never to use that word again. But you’ll see why we did when […]

21 May

Tropicana to Sell Fishy Juice

Worker Bees’ Daily Bites It’s a tasty catch. Eve Was Smart; Go Fish When pregnant women make it a point to consume apples and fish, their babies display a reduced risk of asthma and fungal infections. We’re thrilled about the apple news, naturally, but want to offer a word of caution on fish. Fish is […]

14 May

The Daily Linky Link

Worker Bees’ Daily Bites: What’s shakin’, Apples? I’m here to highlight the best links to get your week off to an informed and healthy start: Big Pharma Misleads Consumers Do you trust Big Pharma? You shouldn’t. (I know we said we’d lay off those guys for a while, but this is pretty important news. Official […]

10 May

School Serves Veggies & Kids Eat Them: Scientists Prepare for Porcine Wing Epidemic

Worker Bees’ Daily Bites: This is the last FDA news bite for a while*. Be sure to read the school lunch clickativity – it’s an encouraging sign of progress! FDA: But We Believe Your Food and Drugs Are Safe If you don’t mind a PG-13 name and some liberal politics, this blog has a hilarious […]

4 May

Quack Attack

I’ve gotten so many great health questions from you all this week, I’m still working through several of the emails. (Sorry for the delay – I haven’t forgotten you! I encourage you to post your questions in the Forum, so that along with my tips, you’ll get the whole gang to help you out.) There […]

2 May

Everything but the Kitchen Sink

Worker Bees’ Daily Bites: Have we got a great round-up for you today, Apples! There’s so much good stuff we can’t stand it. Let’s get to it: Diabetes: Better Off with Lifestyle Changes Despite a spate of new drug therapies for type 2, evidence still conclusively shows that lifestyle changes are the most effective method […]

30 Apr

My Ever-Growing Blogroll

A friend alerted me that Technorati isn’t showing some of the links on my blogroll. Oops! Here’s the list (ever-growing). Sorry if anyone felt left out all this time! Health, Food, (no) Carbs, Friends and Fitness: HealthBolt UltraMetabolism Blog MedVibes GI News Body Hack Health Wonk Review Weight of the Evidence Body, Mind & Solar […]

26 Apr

How to Get Sick and Die

The Definitive Guide: Part 1 Get sick and die. You know you need to. The government, dietitians and health experts remind us constantly – you simply can’t get sick and die if you don’t take the appropriate steps! That means logging plenty of hours on the sofa, eating your fill of fast food, and engaging […]

24 Apr

The Fuming Fuji Says No to Little Einsteins Cereal

The Fuming Fuji is outraged at the marketing of toxic food, especially when it is aimed at the small fry. This week, the Fuji has decided to have a serious problem with Little Einsteins cereal from General Mills. But, Fuming Fuji, you say, kids need whole grain and calcium! The Fuming Fuji says no! The […]

18 Apr

Wednesday Webbin’

Worker Bees’ Daily Bites: All the news, none of the trans fat! There’s plenty of controversy brewing in health today, and we’d love to hear your viewpoints! Angst or Antidepressants? A study from JAMA reports that antidepressants are perfectly safe for teens – something that will no doubt fire ongoing controversy, in light of the […]

13 Apr

Did You Know We Eat Petroleum?

Did you know that the federal government allows oil to be added to foods? Not the vegetable kind of oil, either – I’m talking about that oil. The oil that runs your car, lubricates machinery, and gets made into clothes and computers and cars and containers. The same oil that is made into makeup and […]

12 Apr

Web It Out

Worker Bees’ Daily Bites: Catch the latest clickativity, Apples! “Cocaine” Found To Be Illegal The FDA is calling for the energy drink Cocaine to be banned, saying it’s a drug. Offensive, sure. Drug? Nope. Your tax dollars at work! Frenemies: Stress and Cancer A link between stress and prostate cancer has been identified. And on […]

12 Apr

Never Fails to Inspire

Have you gotten to know this little nutrition buddy brought to you by the FDA? If not, I think you ought to reconsider: – Like many of the processed foods we enjoy in this great country, the exact nature of Labelman’s, er, origin, is difficult to ascertain. Is he a popsicle? A hot dog, perhaps? […]

9 Apr

Thoughts on the Rocks

Worker Bees’ Daily Bites Radical thoughts to shake you up…or stir you into action. That’s Bee, Worker Bee. #1: Feeling Restless? The news out today is that restless leg syndrome increases the risk of heart disease. Ready for this? We say baloney. Restless leg syndrome is a curiously modern phenomenon that seems suspiciously correlated to […]

27 Mar

It Beats a Whole-Wheat Donut

Worker Bees’ Daily Bites: Here’s the clickativity! Asthmatic The world’s top three asthma experts are presenting a shocking new finding: that asthma you’ve been treating may be a different health problem altogether. Stent Stunt And another potential case of seriously misguided therapies: stents versus … everything else. Turns out that natural therapies (weight loss, exercise, […]

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