Food in the News: Turkey Recall and Melatonin Brownies
This past week has brought us a variety of bizarre and unfortunate food stories. One of these stories was the turkey recall and the other involves a controversial sleepy time snack- brownies laced with the sleep aid melatonin! Read more to find out about these food stories and other food in the news!
Melatonin brownies- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says that these brownies are ‘unsafe’.
*If you are looking for a great brownie recipe that is sleep aid-free, try this amazing recipe!
The Ground Turkey Recall- Why was there a 5-month delay after signs of salmonella in March and May?
Raw Milk Raid- Arrests were made after a raid on raw (unpasteurized) milk in Venice, California.
America’s Bad Eating Habits- A nutrition expert blames the government.
Eating Healthy is Expensive- Study shows that food that is better for you ends up costing thousands more than fatty foods.
What are your thoughts on the turkey recall? How is it affecting you? Let us know in the COMMENTS!
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