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Endometriosis Linked To 2 Pesticides

By | Tue, 11/05/2013 - 11:48

Women exposed to two pesticides have up to a 70 percent increased risk of developing endometriosis.

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Eating Fish Can Help Your Child Do Better On Math And Reading Tests

By | Wed, 09/18/2013 - 11:12

Oxford researchers found that eating fish improved levels of omega-3 DHA in children's brains, ultimately boosting their performance on math and reading tests.

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DNA Testing Could Help Stave Off Fish Mislabeling For Profits

By | Tue, 08/20/2013 - 22:18

Fish mislabeling is dangerous to our health, yet many sellers are still labeling cheaper fish that aren't even of the same species as more expensive fish.


Pacu, The Testicle-Eating Fish, Likely To Ruin Summer For Swedes

By | Sun, 08/11/2013 - 17:22

The pacu fish, a testicle-eating relative of the piranha, was recently caught off the Scandinavian shore.


NYC Fish Processors Face Contamination Suit, FDA Seeks Preliminary Injunction

By | Fri, 05/17/2013 - 15:05

The US Justice Department filed suit Friday, alleging that a NYC fish processor manufactured and distributed fish that could potentially cause serious illness in consumers.

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Researchers Film Fish Thoughts for the First Time

By | Fri, 02/01/2013 - 10:44

Have you ever wondered what your pet fish was thinking?


Fisherman Catches Giant 3lb 15 inch Goldfish from Michigan Lake

By | Thu, 01/24/2013 - 14:07

A Michigan fisherman was stunned when he reeled up a wild 3lb 15 inch, giant goldfish, while fishing in Lake St. Clair, a freshwater lake between Michigan and Ontario.

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Danger Lurking in Your Tank: "Disturbing" Number of Pet Fish Carry Deadly Superbug That Can Infect Humans

By | Thu, 01/17/2013 - 16:05

People who keep tropical fish in tanks at home or at work may be at risk from bacterial infections and life-threatening disease.

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Eating Fish During Pregnancy Safe: Study

By | Sun, 01/06/2013 - 14:29

A study says that women don't put their children at risk by eating fish during pregnancy.

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Fish Sold in New York Is Routinely Mislabeled

By | Tue, 12/11/2012 - 10:17

Nearly three in five New York City grocery stores and restaurants that sell seafood have mislabeled part of their stock, substituting varieties that could cause health problems.


Fish Consumption During Pregnancy Linked to ADHD Risk

By | Tue, 10/09/2012 - 09:53

A new study has found that woman who eat mercury-containing fish during pregnancy have a higher risk of having a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Researchers say that mothers-to-be should eat fish, but must avoid fish that contain high levels of mercury.


180,000-Year-Old Mutation Allowed Humans to Become Vegetarians and Move Out of Africa

By | Fri, 09/21/2012 - 12:28

Early humans were able to move from Africa after a single genetic mutation allowed them to become vegetarians, scientists claim.

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Fish Oils May Improve Reading Skills and Behavior in Children

By | Fri, 09/07/2012 - 13:27

Taking daily supplements of fish oils may boost reading performance in children, according to new findings.


Mercury, Oils From Fish at Odds in Heart Health

By | Fri, 08/31/2012 - 09:01

Mercury and omega-3 fatty acids - both found in fish - appear to have opposite links to heart health, scientists have found.