Barry Estabrook http://www.eatingwell.com/taxonomy/term/1237/all en Antibiotics in Your Food: What's Causing the Rise in Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Our Food Supply and Why You Should Buy Antibiotic-Free Food http://www.eatingwell.com/food_news_origins/organic_natural/antibiotics_in_your_food_whats_causing_the_rise_in_antibiotic_resi <div class="field field-type-text field-field-original-title"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Growing Resistance </div> </div> </div> <p>Last fall I flew halfway across the country to go grocery shopping with Everly Macario. We set out from her second-story apartment in Hyde Park near the University of Chicago and walked to the supermarket to buy a couple of rib steaks that Macario planned to serve to her husband and two children, ages 7 and 13. Macario, who is 46, holds a doctorate in public health from Harvard University and has spent decades as a consultant, working to prevent deaths from chronic conditions such as cancer and cardiac disease.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Barry Estabrook </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> As the use of antibiotics in farming and raising livestock has increased, new antibiotic resistant bacteria, or &quot;superbugs&quot; are emerging. Here&#039;s what you need to know about antibiotics in your food and eating antibiotic-free food. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-large"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_large" width="630" height="220" alt="" src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/MCL_chickens_free_range_101102591_Douglas_Smith.jpg?1366818171" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-standard"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_standard" width="310" height="310" alt="" src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/MCL_chickens_live_101535578_Kim_Cornelison_Inc_0.jpg?1366387680" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-publication"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> May/June 2013 </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-related1"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-relatedtitle1"> <div class="field-label">Related Content Title 1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Related Links: </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-relatedlinks1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/food_news_origins/organic_natural/antibiotic_free_food_labels_to_look_for">Antibiotic-Free Food Labels to Look For</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/nutrition_health/nutrition_news_information/should_you_be_worried_about_antibiotics_when_you_ea">Should You Be Worried About Antibiotics When You Eat Meat?</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/food_news_origins/organic_natural/three_food_safety_tips_to_avoid_antibiotic_resistant_bacteria_in_y">Three Food Safety Tips to Avoid Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Your Food</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/food_news_origins/organic_natural/7_simple_ways_to_detox_your_diet_and_your_home">7 Simple Ways to Detox Your Diet and Your Home</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/food_news_origins/organic_natural/dirty_dozen_plus_14_foods_you_should_buy_organic">The Dirty Dozen Plus: 14 Foods You Should Buy Organic</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/food_news_origins/organic_natural/what_chemicals_are_in_food_simple_solutions_to_avoid_harmful_toxins_in_food">What Chemicals Are in Food? Simple Solutions to Avoid Harmful Toxins in Food</a> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.eatingwell.com/food_news_origins/organic_natural/antibiotics_in_your_food_whats_causing_the_rise_in_antibiotic_resi#comments Barry Estabrook May/June 2013 Food News & Origins - Organic & Natural Fri, 19 Apr 2013 16:04:27 +0000 Nifer 276761 at http://www.eatingwell.com Clearing Up the Confusion About Genetically Modified Corn http://www.eatingwell.com/food_news_origins/green_sustainable/clearing_up_the_confusion_about_genetically_modified_corn <div class="field field-type-text field-field-original-title"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sweet Summer Corn </div> </div> </div> <p>Risking a rear-end collision, I braked and swerved into the gravel pullout of a roadside produce stand in our town. Deep-green ears of sweet corn were stacked like cordwood, the first of the year. I picked one up and peeled back the husk, sniffing the fresh, vegetal scent and salivating at the plump, pearly kernels.</p> <p>“Is this local?” I asked the skinny, sunburned fellow who was pulling ears from a burlap bag. He averted his eyes. “Nope,” he mumbled, “my cousin grew it over in Monkton.” Monkton is the neighboring town, about three miles away.</p><div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Barry Estabrook </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Learn more about the debate on genetically modified corn versus organic corn, and find out how to buy the best corn. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-standard"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_standard" width="310" height="310" alt="" src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/22592A_Allen_310.jpg?1340656716" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-publication"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> July/August 2012 </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-related1"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-relatedtitle1"> <div class="field-label">Related Content Title 1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> More Information on GMOs </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-relatedlinks1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/food_news_origins/food_news/should_the_us_ban_genetically_modified_organisms_gmos">Should the U.S. Ban Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)?</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/blogs/health_blog/what_s_fresh_is_corn_healthy_or_not">What’s Fresh: Is corn healthy or not?</a> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-related2"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-relatedtitle2"> <div class="field-label">Related Content Title 2:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Healthy Corn Recipes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-relatedlinks2"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/recipes_menus/recipe_slideshows/easy_sweet_corn_recipes">Easy Sweet Corn Recipes</a> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.eatingwell.com/food_news_origins/green_sustainable/clearing_up_the_confusion_about_genetically_modified_corn#comments Barry Estabrook July/August 2012 Food News & Origins - Green & Sustainable Mon, 25 Jun 2012 20:43:31 +0000 Erin McCormick 110514 at http://www.eatingwell.com