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bachcole Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 11:39 PM
tq, bull. My experimentation on myself says the exact opposite, and whole grains don't make much of a difference. Human beings did not evolve to eat grains. Grains are loaded with anti-nutrients; grains have to have some way to protect themselves. Either you believe in the Theory of Evolution or you don't.
We in the media rarely lie to you.

But that leaves plenty of room to take things wildly out of context.

That's where most big scare stories come from, like recent headlines about GM foods. GM means "genetically modified," which means scientists add genes, altering the plant's DNA, in this case to make the crop resistant to pests.

Last week, Poland joined seven other European countries in banning cultivation of GM foods.

The politicians acted because headlines screamed about how GM foods caused huge tumors in rats. The pictures of the rats are scary. Some have tumors the size of tennis...