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Trump Targets Michelle Obama’s School Lunch Program on Her Birthday – The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration moved on Friday to roll back school nutrition standards championed by Michelle Obama, an effort long sought by food manufacturers and some school districts that have chafed at the cost of Mrs. Obama’s prescriptions for fresh fruit and vegetables. The proposed rule by the Agriculture Department, coming on the former… Read More »

3 injured after minivan slams into pharmacy following car crash – New York Post

Three people were injured Tuesday morning in a car crash that sent a minivan into a local pharmacy and a city housing department vehicle into scaffolding outside the building. The 11 a.m. crash at 3293 Broadway near 133rd Street unfolded after the two vehicles collided at the intersection, sending the Honda Odyssey into the doorway… Read More »

Anti-vaxxer Robert F Kennedy Jr sues New York over religious exemption ban

Anti-vaxxer Robert F Kennedy Jr sues New York over religious exemption ban he calls ‘unconstitutional bigotry’ after measles struck 986 in the state New York has seen more cases of measles than any other state in the US in the nation’s biggest outbreak in 25 years  Measles predominantly struck unvaccinated Orthodox Jewish children in the… Read More »

Diet for One? Scientists Stalk the Dream of Personalized Nutrition – The New York Times

A decade ago, spurred by the success of the Human Genome Project and the affordability of genetic sequencing, scientists began to explore the promise of “nutrigenomics.” Could personalized nutrition, informed by knowledge of an individual’s DNA, help prevent and even treat diet-related diseases? The results of early studies from Harvard, Stanford and elsewhere were compelling:… Read More »