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The meat industry rails against new dietary guidelines for only mentioning ‘beef’ 5 times as the US promotes plant-based protein

The United States Department of Agriculture has updated its nutritional guidelines for all Americans, continuing to recommend limiting red meat and saturated fat. The cattle industry has objected to the guidelines, on the grounds that they don’t adequately address beef, but instead refer more broadly to “protein foods” including plant-based […]
The meat industry rails against new dietary guidelines for only mentioning ‘beef’ 5 times as the US promotes plant-based protein
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One bite from this tick could ruin red meat for the rest of your life

Who doesn’t love a juicy burger? About 5,000 Americans. And not from dietary preference, but because a single bite could cause hives, shortness of breath, or even death. It’s not something they were born with, it’s something their body was taught to reject, by an uninvited little wilderness hitchhiker. The […]
One bite from this tick could ruin red meat for the rest of your life
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3 things to consider the next time you eat red meat

Many types of red meat and red meat products are available, from farmers’ markets, to supermarkets, to restaurants. The impacts of their production and consumption on human health, animal welfare and the environment are complex. So what should we be thinking about when we’re deciding whether or not to eat […]
3 things to consider the next time you eat red meat