Link Roundup – E. coli, 30 years of AIDS, and other health news

AIDS turned 30, prompting reflections from doctors who were there at the beginning and young people who grew up knowing about it. (NPR, with audio)

Has “corporate agribusiness … outgrown its ability to control the quality of its products”? That was the suggestion of one farm-policy organization after it was determined that conventional farms – not organic – were the primary source of the E. coli contamination in Germany. (Cornucopia Institute) Another doctor blames modern meat production. (AOL Healthy Living)

Take another surprising look at modern agriculture, this one focused on the tomato. (Salon)

Computerized tracking chips in our food may alert us to spoilage, as well as help us track calories, avoid allergens and more. (PhysOrg, with video) For some, that raises privacy concerns. (Natural News)

New York City may soon have a world-class bike-sharing program … or not. (New York Times)

Trends on the rise: green burials (Washington Post); and MovNat workouts (Move Naturally), as seen in this video of an exec who improvises his workout daily to include tree and rock climbing, log lifting, and barefoot running. (Wall Street Journal)

In the three-part series The Sissy Boy Experiment, Anderson Cooper examined the tragic results of “therapy” to make one boy act less like a stereotypical girl. (CNN, with video)

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