According to the New York Times, Similac’s parent company Abbott said it would first offer a “non-G.M.O.” version of its best-selling Similac Advance, followed by a non-G.M.O. version of Similac Sensitive.
Genetically modified organisms or GMOs and processed foods are being pushed out and more and more natural foods are moving in, people thinking about eating healthier and there is so much information available to them.
Egypt will import vaccines from Russia, Yelena Magdi, the chief of the department of medicine and pharmaceutics of the Russian-Egyptian Business Council. "At the moment, Egypt purchases all the active ingredients for medicines in India and China, local companies are interested in supplies of products of a better quality from Russia.
Hillary Clinton, former first lady,current Democrat hopeful for President, has a new name in Iowa: “Bride of Frankenfood, on record stating that biotech professionals need to continue to promote the case for GM seed.
Pentagon has admitted that – oops – the U.S. military accidentally shipped samples of live anthrax to private research labs in nine states: California, Texas, Wisconsin, Tennessee, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, and New York.
Food & Water Watch and Water Defense call on California Governor Jerry Brown to protect Americans who consume California produce by ending using toxic oil field wastewater for irrigation. Testing by Water Defense found toxic industrial chemicals in the recycled oil field wastewater used to irrigate crops in California.
Extra virgin olive oil has the capacity to induce rapid death in cancer cells while leaving healthy cells intact. The many implicated health benefits of olive oil is well known, however scientists have been unable to effectively confirm the anti-cancer phenomenon until now. The processing of olive oils also highly differentiates the concentration of anti-cancer compounds.
Wal-Mart Stores said its U.S. units asking meat suppliers to reduce use of antibiotics in animals, joining list of U.S. companies that have responded to consumer and government concerns over excess use of drugs in livestock, will also ask suppliers to provide annual reports on antibiotics management and animal welfare.
Taco Bell and Pizza Hut have announced that they will be removing artificial ingredients from their food items – a change undoubtedly sparked by our collective desire for food that is free of questionable ingredients.
According to a ‘pre-harvest guide’ Monsanto’s Roundup should be sprayed on food just three days before harvesting. Monsanto claims aerial applications can be made without drift onto unwanted areas. EPA admits that pesticide drift is a major problem.
The following 25 questions can no longer be ignored. The American people want answers to each and every one of them. They especially want those answers — NOW — in light of the ever-increasing incidence of Autism, ADHD, Allergies, Auto-immune disorders and other childhood illnesses which were rare just a couple of decades ago.
Efforts to publicize a class action lawsuit against Monsanto for false advertising it’s best-selling herbicide Roundup filed in Los Angeles County Court on April 20, 2015 have been rejected by almost every mainstream media outlet.
Major oat buyer Grain Millers, based in Western Canada, announced it will no longer source oats coated with glyphosate. Why would companies continue to choose pesticides and GMOs when consumers are demanding organic?
New piece by USA Today, article say that anyone who is concerned about GMOs is akin to a conspiracy theorist that believes Elvis is still alive, blame concern over Monsanto’s creations as ‘ignorance and hysteria.’
One of the Canada’s most outspoken advocates on the ties between the tar sands and adverse health effects has been dismissed from his job without notice.
Jerry Rosman, a pig farmer in Iowa, was cultivating GMO corn,(Roundup Ready and BT) and fed this corn to his pigs. Result: his sows became infertile, and then after one year he went bankrupt.
Decision of Chipotle restaurant chain to make its product lines GMO-free significant, called irresponsible, anti-science, irrational, and much more by the Washington Post, Time Magazine, the Chicago Tribune, the LA Times. Agribusiness sees GMOs as central to their business future.
Announcement by the USDA that the U.S. government will be launching official ‘non-GMO’ labels that could reshape the food supply when it comes to consumer options, this decision could end Monsanto and other biotech giants who seek to monopolize the food supply.
Having health insurance is no guarantee that consumers can afford to pay for health care. Health insurance involves different types of costs that consumers must pay out of pocket; a health plan’s deductible, copayments at a doctor’s office or pay for needed drugs.
country’s public prosecutor has written the Brazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) asking it to urgently re-evaluate their stance on the ‘likely carcinogenic’ herbicide ingredient, glyphosate. The letter was written with an expectation that the agency will ban the main ingredient in Monsanto’s best selling herbicide.
. Following a recent study on Monsanto’s best-selling herbicide Roundup and its main chemical ingredient glyphosate, Bermuda has decided to suspend any importation of glyphosate/Roundup until further research give reason to lift the suspension.
Demand for organic food is absolutely booming. We’re importing organic corn from Romania, and organic soy from India. Much of our organic produce comes from Mexico. Organic farmer in California that is grossing $100,000 an acre even during the state’s worst drought on record.
1 in 3 chance an American will get cancer, in the 1940s, one out of every sixteen. Projected cancer will surpass heart disease, become leading cause of death in the United States. World Health Organization: 14 million new cases of cancer are diagnosed around the globe each year.
All major candidates are in complete opposition to GMO labeling — and many are directly supporting Monsanto’s biotech aspirations. Senator Ted Cruz: we shouldn’t let anti-science zealotry shut down the ability to produce low cost, quality food; Hillary Clinton’s close support of Monsanto and GMO crops.
Cannabinoid substances don't just grow in marijuana plants. Your own body produces them. Endocannabinoids and their receptors found throughout the body: in the brain, organs, connective tissues, glands, and immune cells. The cannabinoid system performs different tasks; goal homeostasis or the maintenance of a stable internal environment despite fluctuations in one's external environment. Cannabis may contain over 100 different cannabinoids, including THC.
In April 21-year-old Eloise Aimee Parry, from Shrewsbury, died in hospital on 12 April after becoming unwell after she took a substance she had bought on the internet. An inquest found she had consumed four times the fatal amount of Dinitrophenol,known as DNP; a toxic pesticide also used in explosives, human consumption inappropriate. The International Criminal Police Organisation (Interpol) has now raised an alert with forces in 190 countries.
Now legal to use cannabis oil for limited medical purposes in Tennessee. The new law allows patients who suffer from seizures or epilepsy and received a recommendation from a doctor to use cannabis oil. The law takes effect immediately. The bill doesn’t allow people to purchase oil made in Tennessee, possibly get oil from California, Colorado, 23 states where medical marijuana is legal.
Olestra isn’t processed by the human body, can lead to diarrhea, interfering with the absorption of vitamins A,D, E, and K. Australia, New Zealand banned farm-raised salmon, most bred with antibiotics. Drinks Made with Flame-Retardants. Ractopamine used to reduce fat in meat. Causes chromosomal changes, heart disease, hyperactivity. banned 160 Countries. Milk Containing rGBH; 27 countries banned the synthetic hormone. Genetically Modified Organisms; hundreds of countries have bans.
Ballots were mailed to Benton County residents on April 30, and a vote will transpire no later than May 19th, 2015. Restores Benton County residents’ right to local decision-making on agriculture.
Protects natural communities for healthy agriculture. Shield farmers from patent-holder lawsuits. Preserve Benton County residents’ right to save seeds. Prevent non-GMO market losses like that which occurred from GMO wheat contamination.
Denver officials ordered one warehouse full of these plants (worth $60 million in product) to go under quarantine due to the suspected use of pesticides that could harm consumers were the plants to be inhaled.
If Big Pharma developed real cures sick patients would no longer need pharmaceuticals once they’re healed. Dr. John Rengen Virapen, former Eli Lilly & Co. executive, recently came forward as a whistleblower about how drug companies profit immensely from chronic illness manipulating the government and mainstream media to push dangerous, ineffective drugs.
A new study has shown that a liquid cannabis medicine could help control seizures of children with severe epilepsy. When 213 individuals took the medicine ranging in age from toddlers to adults, all having severe epilepsy caused by Dravet syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and none of them responding to conventional drugs or other treatments they all responded positively to the cannabis medicine. Only 10% had to stop taking it due to tiredness, diarrhea, and decreased appetite.
Tyson Foods, largest poultry producer in the nation is set to stop feeding its chickens antibiotics that are used for people by 2017.
A Danish study found that chemicals found in pizza boxes and burger wrappers could increase risk of miscarriage up to 16 times. Of 392 women assessed before the twelfth week of pregnancy, 56 women who suffered a miscarriage have much higher levels of these water and grease-resistant chemicals, called perfluorinated alkylated substances (PFAS), in their blood. PFAS used widely in greaseproof food packaging, in fast food and microwaveable popcorn. The chemicals also used in outdoor clothing to provide waterproof qualities.
Around 90% of people aren’t getting enough of an important nutrient that could prevent Alzheimer’s and other degenerative neurological diseases. It is found in olive oil, and in almonds, sunflower seeds and avocados. This all important nutrient is Vitamin E.
The United States government has lowered fluoride levels in drinking water for the first time in 50 years following research by Harvard and other institutions that high exposure to fluoride can lower your IQ and wreak havoc on your body.
Iranian researchers have produced a nano-drug which has proven effective in battling treatment resistant cancers. Research has proven that curcumin, which is found in turmeric, has anti-cancer and cancer preventing properties apart from its anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory properties,
State Representative Carol Alvarado from Houston has filed HB 3499, a GMO labeling bill that would require all food sold in Texas to be clearly marked to inform the consumer that they contain genetically modified ingredients.
Following the wave of corporations responding to consumer activism like never before, Pepsi has announced that it will be removing the artificial sweetener aspartame from its Diet Pepsi product.
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