Thursday, February 15, 2007

Healthlines: February 14, 2007

I'll admit I didn't know smoking and blindness were linked either… another interesting stat in this piece is that more young women (21%) smoke than young men (15%)…
Blindness From Smoking Terrifies Teens, But Few Realize The Two Are Linked (Science Daily)

It's history in the making: "[this] is believed to be the first salmonella outbreak associated with peanut butter in U.S. history"…
Salmonella Outbreak Due to Peanut Butter (Washington Post)

The key is to find chocolates high in flavonoids (read: dark chocolate), but it's more complicated than that…
Good-For-You Chocolate (Forbes)

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I started pound360 to channel my obsession with vitamins, running and the five senses. Eventually, I got bored focusing on all that stuff, so I came back from a one month hiatus in May of 2007 (one year after launching Pound360) and broadened my mumblings here to include all science.