The hidden carbon footprint of cultured meats raises questions about whether it is a sustainable substitute for retail beef

The hidden carbon footprint of cultured meats raises questions about whether it is a sustainable substitute for retail beef

LFarmed meat, which is grown from animal cells, is often thought to be more environmentally friendly than beef because it is expected to require less land, water and greenhouse gases than raising livestock. But in a preprint, not yet peer-reviewed, researchers at the University of California, Davis found that the environmental impact of lab-grown or … Read more

Hidden Dangers of Buying Prescription Drugs Online Without Seeing a Primary Care Doctor First

Hidden Dangers of Buying Prescription Drugs Online Without Seeing a Primary Care Doctor First

An increasing number of people are risking their lives by buying medicines over the internet before seeing their GP. The number of prescriptions supplied by online pharmacies has doubled in two years, from 26 million in 2019 to 53 million. More patients than ever are turning to the internet for their prescriptions Reliable websites help … Read more