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Monsanto’s GMO Bt Toxins Found in 93% of Pregnant Women
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175,000 Ask Hwardare Stores to Stop Selling Bee-Killing Pesticides
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We made a difference when we told Home Depot and Lowe’s to stop selling pesticides that hurt our pollinators, and now we need to go after a few more chains that are killing our bees and butterflies. It’s time to join the 175,000 who have already signed a petition to be delivered to True Value Hardware and Ace, requesting that they stop selling bee-killing chemicals. We’ve already lost over 42% of our bee colonies in North America. That’s astounding when you consider that bees and other p [...]
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Monsanto Targeted AGAIN for Contaminating Water with Toxic PCBs
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The city of Spokane, Washington has filed a lawsuit against Monsanto for allegedly selling chemicals for decades that it knew were harmful to human and environmental health. Marlene Feist, Spokane’s utilities spokeswoman, described the suit as “long-term litigation,” pointing out that the city will spend $300 million to keep PCBs and other pollutants from entering the river in coming years – all of which were caused by Monsanto’s dumping of chemicals via paint, inks, hydraulic fluids, [...]
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Monsanto’s GMO Bt Toxins Found in 93% of Pregnant Women, 80% of Unborn Babies Years Ago
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Have you heard of the genetically modified Bt toxin implemented into Monsanto’s GMO Bt crops such as corn and soy as a biopesticide? Maybe you have, but did you know that this registered insecticide is showing up in people around the world? A Canadian Hospital tested for Bt toxins in the blood serum of pregnant women and their unborn babies by sending their umbilical cord blood to a lab. Their findings were more than troubling. In 1995, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registere [...]
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One Massachusetts City Opts to put Addicts in Rehab Instead of Prison
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The town of Gloucester, Massachusetts, has decided to stop putting all heroin and opioid addicts behind bars. Instead, the individuals are given a chance to get clean. Under a policy launched in June, heroin and opioid addicts who voluntarily turn themselves into the police are fast-tracked into treatment services, with the help of police officers, volunteers, and trained clinicians. The sick aren’t charged with a crime, while public and private insurances and grants by service providers an [...]
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Questionable Big Pharma Company Could Soon Release First ‘Female Viagra’ Drug
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This week, a pharmaceutical company called Sprout Pharmaceuticals may win approval for the first ‘female Viagra’ drug to boost women’s sexual desire. [1] Sprout, founded by a husband-and-wife team, once ran Slate Pharmaceuticals, which marketed an implantable testosterone pellet to men with low levels of the hormone. Sprout is facing harsh criticisms due to Slate’s misleading and unsupported statements concerning the benefits of testosterone therapy while downplaying the risks, [...]
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African Experts Reject Monsanto’s Drought-Resistant GM Maize
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Might Monsanto play a role in California’s drought? If the company isn’t causing it directly, it at least plans to profit from it. To whit – the African Centre for Biodiversity (ACB), just lodged an appeal to South African Agriculture, Water Affairs, and Forestry Minister, Senzeni Zokwana, against the general release approval of Monsanto’s genetically modified (GM) maize, MON87460. MON87460, a genetically modified corn meant to withstand drought conditions, has been deemed fit to [...]
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Is Whole Foods Really Overcharging Customers as Claimed?
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Whole Foods is in a world of hurt after the New York City Department of Consumer Affairs revealed in late June that the company was overcharging customers for some of its pre-weighed packages in New York City. [1] The company’s stock fell more than 30% this year and trading is around $34.50 – the lowest level in nearly four years. Whole Foods’ stock fell another 5% after executives apologized for the pricing snag and promised that it would never happen again. A Whole Foods shareholder fil [...]
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New York State Bans the Sale of Powdered Alcohol – ‘Palcohol’
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Have you heard of the new alcohol that comes in a powder? It’s called ‘Palcohol,’ and not all states are so accepting of this new product. In fact, powdered alcohol is becoming illegal already in some states, including the state of New York. [1] On August 14, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation banning “palcohol,” freeze-dried alcohol that comes in packaged form. The Governor called the products “a public health disaster waiting to happen.” The state enac [...]
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Law Firm Recruits Farmers In Class Action Lawsuit Against Monsanto
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At this point, we have all been exposed to Monsanto’s toxic glyphosate – the chemical in Monsanto’s best-selling herbicide, Round Up. Exposure is happening either by eating GMO foods, or living close to a farm that routinely sprays their crops with the ‘probably-carcinogenic’ herbicide, as declared by the WHO’s IARC. In response to this, McDivitt Law Firm is inviting the public to attend a series of town meetings to hold agrichemical companies liable for the health damage they h [...]
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Scientists Develop ‘GMO Painkillers’ Using Rat DNA, Yeast
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Are you in enough pain to swallow this pill? Stanford scientists have developed a new way of creating painkiller components like hydrocodone by injecting 23 different engineered genes from plants, bacteria, and rats into yeast. The result is the beginning of the journey towards ‘GMO painkillers,’ and another entrance into the world of genetically modified pharmaceuticals. A world that far expands beyond the tinkering of Monsanto’s GMOs. The ‘advancement’ places i [...]
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Study: Carbs, Junk Food ‘Definitely’ Linked to Depreesion
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If you’re feeling down, you might be tempted to reach for some sort of comfort food like bread or cupcakes, or maybe a big bowl of spaghetti. But if you’re a woman, you should know that doing so puts you at greater risk of developing full-blown depression after menopause – at least that is what one study is reporting. A recent Columbia University study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition shows that while previous studies have suggested an association between consumi [...]
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Study: Carbs, Junk Food ‘Definitely’ Linked to Depreesion
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If you’re feeling down, you might be tempted to reach for some sort of comfort food like bread or cupcakes, or maybe a big bowl of spaghetti. But if you’re a woman, you should know that doing so puts you at greater risk of developing full-blown depression after menopause – at least that is what one study is reporting. A recent Columbia University study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition shows that while previous studies have suggested an association between consumi [...]
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GM Bacteria Suffocates Soil Long After GM Crops Are Grown, Says Retired EPA Scientist
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Dr. Ramon Seidler, a retired senior scientist from the US Environmental Protection Agency, has become a leading spokesperson against genetically modified foods and the increasing use of pesticides with GM crops. Dr. Seidler has published numerous papers on the subject of GMOs, arguing against them, rather than for them, as many other industry puppets do. He notes the effect genetically modified bacteria has on our soil as one reason why GMOs aren’t so great. Dr. Seidler was part of the f [...]
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Video: The #1 ‘Mind Trick’ to Achieve Your Goals
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The sad reality is that many people fail to achieve their goals. Whether it’s a mission to shed 10 pounds, or change your career path, many of us continually fail to ‘follow through’ on these self-promises. Thankfully, there are ways to ‘hack’ your mind and set yourself up to succeed in following these goals. Here’s my #1 ‘mind trick’ to help you do so: [...]
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“Hillbilly Heroin” OxyContin Approved for Use in Children
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On Thursday, the FDA approved the powerful painkiller OxyContin for use in children ages 11 to 16 who have severe, long-term pain. The extended-release opioid has been used for years to treat constant pain in adults, but it is one of the few prescription painkillers approved for children. The only other known opioid drug approved for use in children is Duragesic, or the fentanyl patch. [1] Drug maker Purdue Pharma was approached by the FDA to study how to safely use OxyContin in youngsters. The [...]
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New Urine Test Could be Key in Diagnosing Pancreatic Cancer Super Early
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The symptoms of chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer are very similar, often leading to a misdiagnosis – a frightening prospect, considering only 3% of people with pancreatic cancer survive 3 years after being diagnosed. Now, it is being reported that a simple urine test could make it easier to catch the deadly disease more quickly. Nearly 200 urine samples were collected from patients with pancreatic cancer and were compared with around 100 samples taken from individuals with chronic [...]
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Stay Healthy: Boost Magnesium Levels with These Two Foods
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It’s becoming common knowledge that the majority of people in the Western world are deficient in magnesium (among other minerals and vitamins), due to soil depletion. Yet magnesium is a co-factor for more than 700 (maybe as much as 1,300) enzyme systems in the body, which makes it essential for good health. But where can you really find magnesium? Magnesium supplements often cause unpleasant intestinal consequences, and the use of transdermal magnesium rarely moves the needle in lab tests f [...]
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Caving to Public Pressure: Big Food Brand Campbell ‘Moving to GMO-Free, Organic’
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Could This New ‘Organic Ready’ Corn Help End GMO Cross Pollination and Monsanto?
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In the world of Round Up Ready corn and other genetically modified crops, we’re in dire need of another ‘solution.’ Frank Kutka has been working on ‘Organic Ready’ corn for over 15 years as an all-around answer to biotech’s cancer causing crops. Kutka is a plant breeder who has been attempting to grow corn that naturally resists GM crop contamination through cross-pollination, thus eliminating Monsanto’s prevalently grown GMO corn from infesting organic farmer’s crops. [...]
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Gwyneth Paltrow Joins Fight Against ‘DARK Act’ GMO Labeling Ban
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Gwyneth Paltrow has teamed up with a number of activist-centered celebrities to join in the fight against the ‘DARK Act’ — the new bill passed by the House that would ban mandatory GMO labeling in the United States. Joining the fight to know what we’re putting in our mouths, Paltrow recently ventured to Washington, D.C. to discuss mandatory GMO labeling with lawmakers. As People magazine reports, Paltrow’s goal was to “push for mandatory genetically modified [...]
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Cinnamon vs Pharmaceuticals for Menstrual Pain
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Many women suffer unnecessarily painful periods each month, often requiring pharmaceutical medication to get by. Unfortunately, drugs such as NSAIDs can have harmful side effects, particularly if a high dosage is required. On the other hand, new research shows that cinnamon is an effective treatment for painful periods, otherwise known as dysmenorrhoea. Comparing Cinnamon to Other Treatments In a randomized, double-blind trial, 114 female college students received either 420mg of cinnamon, 400mg [...]
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How to Make Your Frozen Yogurt Experience a Little Healthier
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Back in the 1980’s, frozen yogurt (“fro-yo”) became the rage in America. Fro-yo chains like TCBY started popping up all over the country, and women watching their waistlines lined up for what was supposedly a healthier frozen treat than ice cream. Frozen yogurt is still popular, as evidenced by the many fro-yo bars where you can pile the sugary fixins’ high atop your yogurt. In fact, frozen yogurt sales have increased 21% since 2008, and the number of yogurt shops has doubled within [...]
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Scotland to Ban GMO Crops – And for Good Reason
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Scotland announced yesterday that it will ban GM crops from being grown on its territory to protect its “clean and green brand,” and because of a lack of evidence showing that Scottish consumers want GM products. [1] On Sunday, Richard Lochhead, the Scottish government’s minister for the environment, food and rural affairs, said he would jump on the opportunity to ban GM crops created by the EU’s rules allowing countries to opt out of growing EU-authorized GM crops. [1] “Scotl [...]
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Hair Loss in Women and 4 Natural Treatments
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Last fall, the Daily Mail reported on the results of a poll of women that showed 1/3 of participants reported thinning hair, 3/4 of whom blamed life and work stress on the condition of their hair. A sixth of the women said they had experienced hair loss by their 30th birthday, while 8% reported losing their hair by the age of 25. Philip Kingsley, a celebrity hairstylist who worked on Aubrey Hepburn’s hair, says more women are losing their hair than ever before. Fewer of women go completely [...]
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These 2 Grapefruit Compounds May Act Through DNA to Stop Cancer
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Now more than ever it’s essential to look for ways to maintain the integrity of our biological makeup known as DNA to halt illness and disease. Researchers have documented that one of these ways is by adding grapefruit to your diet on a daily basis. Your DNA is your individual code. It’s what makes you the unique individual that you are. It is therefore your most priceless possession and should be safeguarded at all costs. Today, everyone’s DNA and gene expression is increasingly under si [...]
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Public Outrage Causes Pepsi to Finally Release Aspartame-Free Diet Pepsi
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Beginning next week, PepsiCo Inc. will start shipping aspartame-free Diet Pepsi to stores following concerns that the artificial sweetener can cause health problems including cancer. [1] The reformulated Diet Pepsi will contain sucralose and acesulfame potassium, which are ‘less controversial sweeteners.’ The front of the new Diet Pepsi can declares “Now Aspartame Free” and PepsiCo will continue to announce the change on in-store advertising trumpeting the company’s sponsorship [...]
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Passage of the Steve Gleason Act to Make Life Easier for ALS Patients
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Life is about to get a little bit easier for people with ALS, thanks to the Steve Gleason Act, which was signed into law by President Obama recently. Named after the former New Orleans Saints special-teams standout, the act will make vital technology available to ALS patients through Medicaid and Medicare including speech-generating devices that are controlled through eye movements. [1] Steve Gleason was diagnosed with ALS in 2011 and became a crusader for people with the disease and other neuro [...]
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