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Episode 253: Food and You – the evidence conundrum – PART II

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In episode 253, James and Mike continue biting off the evidence around nutrition. We discuss salt, breakfast, eggs, fiber, coffee, fruit and vegetable servings, and alcohol. At the end, we get terribly confused and go out and have a smorgasbord.

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Episode 252: Food and You – the evidence conundrum

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