Is your Thanksgiving turkey hiding antibiotics and other drugs?

The Chicago-based advocacy group FACT (Food Animal Concerns Trust) has released a new report examining the use of antibiotics and two other drugs by top turkey producers in the U.S. Turkey is a holiday favorite and generally considered healthier than other meats, but some turkeys may contain antibiotics and other veterinary drugs that can help propagate superbugs, leave carcinogenic residues in the meat, and endanger animal health.

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It’s Veggie Fest time again in Chicago

Veggie Fest returns to the Chicagoland area this weekend. Veggie Fest Chicago is one of the largest vegetarian festivals in North America, featuring expert speakers, food demos, health and wellness vendors, an international food court, children’s programs, and live music. Admission is free.

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