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Brett Favre is the face of a scandal, but Mississippi's problems go deeper

Brett Favre is the face of a scandal, but Mississippi’s problems go deeper

In 2017, a Mississippi nonprofit called Operation Shoestring received a federal grant worth over $200,000. But when the organization sought to renew funding a year later, the money was no longer available. “He had been reassigned in a way that we read about now,” said Robert Langford, executive director of Operation Shoestring, which has provided …

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Ultra-processed foods are everywhere.  The health risks go deeper than we thought

Ultra-processed foods are everywhere. The health risks go deeper than we thought

In countries like the UK, US and Canada, ultra-processed foods now account for 50% or more of calories consumed. This is concerning, given that these foods have been linked to a number of different health problems, including an increased risk of obesity and various chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease and dementia. Ultra-processed foods are …

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