Thursday 18th December 2014,

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FOOD / NUTRITION

How Monsanto Controls the Government
Dec 7, 2014 Ξ No Comments

How Monsanto Controls the Government

posted by Eddie

Agriculture and biotech giant Monsanto (MON) has become the poster child for genetically modified organisms (GMOs). The St. Louis-based company has led efforts since the 1990s to make GMOs part  Full Article »

FOOD / NUTRITION

Big Dairy Is Putting Microscopic Pieces of Metal in Your Food
Jun 9, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Big Dairy Is Putting Microscopic Pieces of Metal in Your Food

posted by Eddie

The rapid emergence of nanotechnology suggests that size does, indeed, matter. It turns out that if you break common substances like silver and nickel into really, really tiny particles—measured in  Full Article »

HEALTH / WELLNESS

Urgent Action Required: the FDA Wants to Ban Vitamin CRUCIAL to Human Survival!
Mar 25, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Urgent Action Required: the FDA Wants to Ban Vitamin CRUCIAL to Human Survival!

posted by Eddie

You can’t live without this vitamin. But the FDA wants to reserve the natural form for monopoly drug companies, leaving only the synthetic form for supplements. Urgent Action Alert! The  Full Article »

FOOD / NUTRITION

Drug in Your Meat That’s Banned in 100 Countries
Mar 4, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Drug in Your Meat That’s Banned in 100 Countries

posted by Eddie

A drug used on the animals we eat is banned in more than 100 countries, but the FDA’s approval of ractopamine allows the drug to be used widely in U.S. factory  Full Article »

HEALTH / WELLNESS

FDA Asked to Approve Creation of Genetically Modified Children
Feb 25, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

FDA Asked to Approve Creation of Genetically Modified Children

posted by Eddie

In a public meeting scheduled for February 25-26, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will consider approval of experiments to produce children by the in vitro fertilization of an  Full Article »

HEALTH / WELLNESS

Children Died Because Johnson & Johnson Insisted On Selling Two Types Of Kids’ Tylenol
Nov 10, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

Children Died Because Johnson & Johnson Insisted On Selling Two Types Of Kids’ Tylenol

posted by Eddie

At the intersection of bad marketing, inept regulation, and unwitting consumers, you’ll find the graves of young children, just some of the infants who, according to a new report from  Full Article »

FOOD / NUTRITION

FDA Bans (Most) Arsenic in Chicken Feed
Oct 28, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

FDA Bans (Most) Arsenic in Chicken Feed

posted by Eddie

Study found that most supermarket and fast food chicken contained arsenic. The Center for Food Safety had filed a petition back in 2009 to force the FDA to ban arsenic-based feed additives, and on  Full Article »

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Hundreds of Dogs Killed by Contaminated Jerky Treats made in China; FDA Still Mystified by Cause
Oct 24, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

Hundreds of Dogs Killed by Contaminated Jerky Treats made in China; FDA Still Mystified by Cause

posted by Eddie

Thousands of family dogs across the USA have been sickened by pet jerky treats made in China, and nearly 600 dogs have died. The FDA has issued a warning over the deadly  Full Article »

cancer

Nature’s Cancer Prevention – Vitamin B17‏
Sep 27, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

Nature’s Cancer Prevention – Vitamin B17‏

posted by Eddie

Have you ever heard of vitamin B17? Maybe you have heard of its other name – Laetrile. Americans cannot access vitamin B17 because the FDA took it off the market  Full Article »

HEALTH / WELLNESS

Farmers To Face Fines Or Prison Sentences For Selling Food Directly To Customers
Aug 20, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

Farmers To Face Fines Or Prison Sentences For Selling Food Directly To Customers

posted by Eddie

This would seem to embody the USDA’s advisory, “Know your farmer, know your food,” right? Not exactly. For the USDA and its sister food regulator, the FDA, there’s a problem:  Full Article »

alternative health

Popular “Wonder Drugs” May Cause Cancer
Jul 24, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

Popular “Wonder Drugs” May Cause Cancer

posted by Eddie

The New York Times hailed them as “wonder drugs.” Doctors use them as the first line of defense against heart attack, stroke, inflammation and whatever else they can make sound dreadful  Full Article »

HEALTH / WELLNESS

Popular Medications You Won’t Believe Mess With Your Brain
Jul 8, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

Popular Medications You Won’t Believe Mess With Your Brain

posted by Eddie

If you want to terrify yourself, go into your medicine cabinet and read all of the really weird side effects at the bottom of the label. Beyond the normal “headache”  Full Article »

FOOD / NUTRITION

USDA Approves Voluntary GMO-Free Label
Jun 26, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

USDA Approves Voluntary GMO-Free Label

posted by Eddie

The USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) recently approved a label for meat and liquid egg products that would inform consumers about whether the product contains genetically modified ingredients. The  Full Article »

FOOD / NUTRITION

59 Supermarkets Say No to Frankenfish
Jun 10, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

59 Supermarkets Say No to Frankenfish

posted by Eddie

Just as Monsanto announces that it has given up trying to spread genetically modified seeds and plants throughout Europe (which is a huge win for opponents of genetic engineering), along  Full Article »

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