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Halal Meat May Be Processed Differently, But Is it Safer?

Many Muslims have migrated from their ancestral homes in North Africa and Asia to Europe and North America. These emigrants have brought their …

Don't Trust Your Nose to Detect Rotten Food

Food aromas are cherished memories. You probably still fondly remember the amazing smell of apple pie or steak from the backyard barbecues of your …

Should Sick Animals Be Treated With Antibiotics?

The current debate over antibiotic use on animals is rampant and has caused many alarmed consumers to demand antibiotic-free meat. Companies like …

The Food You Buy at the Grocery Store May Not Be Safe to Eat

<i>As you're pushing that heavy cart with a squeaky wheel around your neighborhood market with your kids tugging at your shirt repeatedly asking "Can I</i> …

Do You Know About These New Food Safety Regulations?

New regulations in the U.S. and Canada are poised to "amp up" enforcement of non-compliant food manufacturers via sweeping new changes to food safety …

Are Marijuana Edibles Safe To Eat?

Almost 30,000 people gathered at the 4/20 pro-marijuana rally in Vancouver this year -- where a huge variety of marijuana-based "edibles" were …

Would You Feel Safer With a Robot Behind the Fast Food Counter?

As children, we watched TV shows like the Jetsons that showed flying cars and robots serving food. While the car companies have so far let us down, …

Spirituality vs Science: Is Kosher Food Safer?

<i>As you rush past the tempting baked goods aisle in the supermarket searching for your beloved produce section, a kosher symbol catches your eye. You</i> …

How Safe Is Organic Food Really?

<i>Germany 2011, a mysterious illness swept the country. More than 3,000 people fell ill and 31 died. The source of the infection was unknown. Imported</i> …

Don't Say No to GMO Before You Hear Both Sides

Many people are deeply concerned about GMO food and hold strong beliefs that make assumptions about whether or not GMO is actually safe. The issue is …

The Risks of Going Gluten-Free

The gluten-free craze is causing consumers to switch. The messages are: <i>saving those we love from gluten is a noble cause, all over the world,</i> …

It's Safer To Shop In a Supermarket Than a Farmer's Market

According to a recent Conference Board of Canada report, if you live in a family of five, the odds are that one of you will come down with a case of …