safe http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/14340/all en Dr. Oz Tells Readers to Skip Eating Beef http://www.mrc.org/articles/dr-oz-tells-readers-skip-eating-beef <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Also continues crusade against so-called ‘pink slime.’ </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/mike-ciandella">Mike Ciandella</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Dr. Oz and his fellow physician Dr. Michael Roizen have escalated the media’s attacks against beef. They joined the countless opponents of lean, finely textured beef, often referred to as “pink slime” by the media and lefty activists, but took their argument further, calling for people to “seriously consider abandoning red meat.”</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/dr-oz-tells-readers-skip-eating-beef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Health beef Dr. Oz Pink Slime safe Wed, 25 Apr 2012 22:17:05 +0000 dan.gainor 39923 at http://www.mrc.org Scientific American Proposes Global Warming Solution: Birth Control through Contraception and Safe Abortion http://www.mrc.org/articles/scientific-american-proposes-global-warming-solution-birth-control-through-contraception-an <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>The use of birth control has been an issue debated by ethicists in the United States for over a century. Until now, it’s been a moral issue, and few mainstream voices ever advocated the use of birth control for environmental reasons.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/scientific-american-proposes-global-warming-solution-birth-control-through-contraception-an" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Climate Change Education Environment Family International 2050 abortions atmosphere baby biello billion birth called carbon climate consumption contraception control greenhouse growth issue methods paul people planning population pringle safe scientific significantly Women world worlds year Fri, 15 Oct 2010 23:57:00 +0000 admin 27057 at http://www.mrc.org 'Today' Incites More Alarm over Water Bottles - Even Reusable Ones http://www.mrc.org/articles/today-incites-more-alarm-over-water-bottles-even-reusable-ones <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; First the media tell you plastic water bottles are bad for the environment, so they encourage you to drink tap water in reusable containers. Now some of those reusable containers aren’t safe.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; NBC’s April 9 “Today” program warned viewers of another threat to society – a miniscule level of bisphenol-A, a chemical found in some water bottles that causes health problems in lab rats when given doses “thousands” of times higher than what exists in the bottles.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/today-incites-more-alarm-over-water-bottles-even-reusable-ones" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Environment Health bottle bottled chemical container danger plastic poison rat recycle reusable safe toxic water Wed, 09 Apr 2008 19:16:45 +0000 admin 26253 at http://www.mrc.org