House Agricultural Committee approved measure that bans mandatory labeling of genetically modified foods, prevents cities and counties from banning GMO crops in their jurisdictions. Several counties in California and Oregon already have bans in place, threatens those restrictions. Paves way to preventing companies from telling you their food is GMO free.
GM soy is toxic to kidneys, liver, and reproductive system, almost 90 percent of soy grown in the US is genetically modified. DNA fragmentation increased significantly after rats fed GM soy Chromosomal, aberrations were observed.
According to a new study. Nuking your food in a Tupperware container unleashes a slew of toxic chemicals into the food, some of which cause insulin resistance and high blood pressure, two factors in diabetes. Even when unheated, the chemicals enter the body at small doses; Dr. Leonardo Transande, professor at NYU Langone Medical Center. “Heating enhances contamination.”
If your food isn’t certified organic, you’re consuming toxic food. Monsanto’s Round Up ‘pre-harvest’ spraying guide meant for conventional farmers recommends they spray crops just three days prior to harvest, they don’t just mean on GMO crops. Monsanto recommends spraying for: Wheat, Oats, Non-GMO Canola, Flax, Peas, Lentils, Non-GMO Soybeans, Dry Beans, Sugar Cane.
FDA calls MSG ‘generally recognized as safe,’ though the ingredient has been found to cause skin rashes, itching, hives, vomiting, asthma, heart irregularities, seizures, chest pain, nausea, weakness, and especially headaches and migraines, among other health issues.
SERMO represent 358,000 members, all verified and credentialed physicians. doctors primarily in the United States and Canada, network expanding to include global community. Of all doctors asked if GM foods should be labeled, 68 percent thought people should have right to know what is in their food.
Dr. Farid Fata admitted to falsely diagnosing patients with cancer, treating patients who did require treatment, over treating genuine cancer patients; pled guilty to fraud, lying to patients and insurance companies. Received $62 million from medicare. Many suffer permanent side effects due to overtreatment with chemo, hydration, iron infusions, blood transfusions, steroid injections,radiation treatments. Possibile 175-year prison sentence, his attorneys want that lowered to 25 years.
Past five years have seen the most growth of organic food demand, so high, it has surpassed current domestic supply. Many organic U.S. farms closed down due to lawsuits against them by Monsanto. U.S. was once biggest exporter of organic food; now spends more than $1 billion per year to import it, mostly from European Union (EU).
if a company decides a food additive it wants to use is safe, then it’s safe; case closed. All the company has to do is declare that the additive is generally recognized as safe (GRAS) without any involvement from the FDA.
Office of the Inspector General (OIG), Department of Health and Human Services: Thousands of dentists implicated in questionable Medicaid bills for excessive, needless services to low-income children. Twenty-four services per day is average; two dentists averaged more than 500; one dentist provided 1,658 services in a single day. One dentist performed nineteen root canals—in addition to twenty-one other services on five year old child. Most children this age have twenty teeth.
World Health Organisation: Cuba first country in the world to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis. WHO Director-General Margaret Chan: "Eliminating transmission of a virus is one of the greatest public health achievements possible, a major victory in fight against HIV and sexually transmitted infections, important step towards having an AIDS-free generation."
According to investigators Scotts had included two toxic pesticides banned for use in bird seed — Storcide II and Actellic 5E, in its products in order to save money while storing them, for a period of over two years, ending with a voluntary recall in March 2008. The chemicals were added to protect them from insects; to protect profits.
Monsanto, Pfizer and Pharmacia, will have to defend themselves in court for allegations made by plaintiffs that the corporations’ manufacture of PCBs, or polychlorinated biphenyls, caused lymphohematopoietic cancer. The lawsuit was filed in a St. Louis County Circuit Court, and Monsanto is a lead defendant. Monsanto manufactured PCBs from the 1920’s until 1977, when they were limited by government agencies.
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