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Which Food to Buy Organic and How to Spend Less When You Do

Is Organic Healthier?That depends. “In general, the protein, fat, and carbohydrates are the same as those in conventional foods,” MacLean says. “The vitamin and mineral content changes are pretty negligible as well.” A 2014 analysis of 343 studies, published in the British Journal of Nutrition, found that organic produce contained higher levels of disease-fighting antioxidants …

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Demand strong, momentum sustained at Mondelez

CHICAGO — Higher pricing in biscuits coupled with double-digit sales gains in gum and candy drove strong results in the North American business of Mondelez International in the first quarter ended March 31. Globally, the company benefited from strong demand for snacks, with the chocolate and biscuit categories continuing to demonstrate resilience. “I am pleased …

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Let′s talk about salt — how unhealthy is it really? | Science | In-depth reporting on science and technology | DW

Give up chips, soy sauce and frozen pizza forever? Most people can’t imagine living without these salty treats. But that’s exactly what German Health Minister Karl Lauterbach has been practicing largely for more than 30 years. He says he does it to take care of his health. We know excessive amounts of salt aren’t great …

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