News tagged with melons
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A University of Colorado Cancer study published this week in the journal Carcinogenesis shows that bitter melon juice restricts the ability of pancreatic cancer cells to metabolize glucose, thus cutting the cells' energy ...
Cancer Mar 12, 2013 | 4.5 / 5 (4) | 0 |
That kale and bitter melon you are eating may someday save your life. An interdisciplinary team of scientists at the University of Massachusetts Medical School have taken a step forward in understanding how the substances ...
Medical research Mar 05, 2013 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Chinese researchers have identified a bacteria which may cause obesity, according to a new paper suggesting diets that alter the presence of microbes in humans could combat the condition.
Overweight and Obesity Dec 19, 2012 | 5 / 5 (8) | 1
(AP)—A federal inspector found two strains of salmonella and unclean conditions at an Indiana cantaloupe farm's fruit-packing plant during visits following a deadly outbreak linked to its melons.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Oct 03, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(AP)—A farmer whose cantaloupes have been linked to a deadly salmonella outbreak says he voluntarily ceased production and has had no other problems at his southern Indiana farm since it began operating in 1982.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Aug 23, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(AP) -- U.S. health authorities say the final death toll from an outbreak of listeria in cantaloupe is 30.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Dec 09, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
A dirty packing facility at a Colorado farm was the likely source of an outbreak of listeria in cantaloupes that killed 25 people in the US since August, health authorities said Wednesday.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Oct 19, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
Eighteen people have died and 100 people have fallen ill since late July in the United States from eating cantaloupes infected with listeria, health authorities said Tuesday.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Oct 04, 2011 | 4 / 5 (1) | 1
(AP) -- The recent listeria outbreak from cantaloupe shows that large-scale occurrences of serious illnesses linked to tainted food have grown more common over the years, partly because much of what we eat ...
Health Oct 02, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 3
(AP) -- Eric Jensen surveys his dusty cantaloupe field and seems equally stunned and puzzled at the fate that has befallen his crop: row upon row of melons rotting on the vine.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Sep 30, 2011 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0
(AP) -- Avoid foreign produce. Wash and peel your fruit. Keep it refrigerated. None of these common tips would have guaranteed your safety from the deadliest food outbreak in a decade, the one involving cantaloupes ...
Health Sep 29, 2011 | 3 / 5 (2) | 0
(AP) -- Federal health officials said Wednesday more illnesses and possibly more deaths may be linked to an outbreak of listeria in cantaloupe in coming weeks.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Sep 29, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0