Current Health News

April 29, 2017 - Issue 3906


New Technologies Offer Hope in Creating a More Transparent and Sustainable Food System

New Technologies Offer Hope in Creating a More Transparent and Sustainable Food System

April 29, 2017

It's the strictest warning on prescription drugs where there's reasonable evidence of a serious hazard. But you could just as easily say the same thing about these foods, which should in their own right have a black box warning. So buyer beware.

Scientists Have Turned Spinach Into Beating Human Heart Tissue

Scientists Have Turned Spinach Into Beating Human Heart Tissue

April 29, 2017

New research on decellularized spinach leaves shows potential for developing a plant-based patch surgeons could one day use to help repair damage caused by a heart attack.