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Nutrition: Current Issues Databases

Since food and nutrition are subjects very much in the news and there are many controversial topics connected with them, here are two databases which cover controversial topics.  They can be helpful in getting a quick view of the many opinions concerning a topic.

CQ Researcher

Each single-themed, 12,000-word report is researched and written by a seasoned journalist. The consistent, reader-friendly organization provides researchers with an introductory overview; background and chronology on the topic; an assessment of the current situation; tables and maps; pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions; and bibliographies of key sources.

Here is a video showing how to use CQ Researcher
 

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