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Long exposure to tiny amounts of Monsanto’s Roundup may damage liver, kidneys – study

Long-term intake of the Monsanto’s most popular Roundup herbicide, even in very small amounts lower than permissible in US water, may lead to kidney and liver damage, a new study claims. The research, conducted by an international group of scientists from the UK, Italy and France, studied the effects of…
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McDonald’s considers ‘organics’ after worst monthly sales growth in a decade

| WTF News | The team at McDonald's is trying to lure in customers who seek out organic food choices as company metrics are declining partially due to more people choosing healthier alternatives. The company recently reported earnings which disappointed again. McDonald's reported its September global retail sales dropped ,…
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Roundup + Agent Orange: Dr. Oz calls out EPA over glyphosate, 2,4-D combo herbicide Enlist Duo

| WTF News | On Monday's show, the well known Dr. Oz called out the US Environmental Protection Agency over the proposed approval of Enlist Duo, a new herbicide mix primarily made of glyphosate (known as Roundup) and a new form of 2,4-D (Agent Orange). This is not the first…
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MIT Scientist Exposes Consequence of Monsanto’s Glyphosate & Aluminum Cocktail

Infowars "Glyphosate produces a leaky gut, and that’s going to help the aluminum get " Image Credits: austinvalley, Flickr By 2025, half the kids born in the will be diagnosed with autism, according to Dr. Stephanie Seneff, Senior Research Scientist at the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory. She,…
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The Register’s Editorial: Who ya gonna call when the weedbusters no longer work?

Des Moines Register The Register's agriculture writer, Donnelle Eller, recently reported on a startling new arrival in the state: A "superweed" that may be resistant to popular herbicides used by Iowa farmers has been found in several Iowa counties. (" 'Superweeds' Choke Farms," June 22.) The story was an eye-opener…
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500 Products That Contain Cancer Causing Ingredient Approved by FDA

Occupy Corporatism by Susanne Posel The Environmental Working Group (EWG) has released a report detailing the food corporations and products that contain azodicarbonamide (ADA) – a chemical used to make yoga mats. Recently, Subway publically stated (after media exposure) they were no longer using ADA in their products. ADA can…
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New Study Could Spell the End for Diet Soda and Aspartame

We Support Organic As concerns about health epidemics plague the nation, demand and sales of diet soda have plunged as consumers try to make better choices. As we reported yesterday, aspartame–the main sweetener for diet soda–is one of the most dangerous ingredients used in our food supply, causing seizures and…
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World’s Number 1 Herbicide Discovered in U.S. Mothers’ Breast Milk

Sustainable Pulse Pilot study shows build-up of glyphosate herbicide in Mothers’ bodies Urine testing shows glyphosate levels over 10 times higher than in Europe Initial testing shows Monsanto and Global regulatory bodies are wrong regarding bio-accumulation of glyphosate, leading to serious public health concerns Testing commissioners urge USDA and EPA…
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Dutch Parliament Bans Glyphosate Herbicides for Non-Commercial Use

Sustainable Pulse From the end of 2015 onward the sale of Glyphosate -based herbicides to private persons, including the World’s number one herbicide ‘Roundup’, will be prohibited in the Netherlands over health fears. Glyphosate is an ingredient of Roundup, which is sold to private persons as a weed control product.…
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Brazil’s Federal Public Prosecutor Requests Total Ban of Glyphosate Herbicides

The Brazilian Federal Public Prosecutor in the Federal District has requested the Justice Department to suspend the use of glyphosate – the most widely used herbicide in Brazil. In addition, the prosecutor wants to challenge 2,4-D and the active ingredients methyl parathion, lactofem, phorate, carbofuran, abamectin, tiram and paraquat. Source: –233-rio-p–…
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Exposing Monsanto’s RoundUp and Glyphosate: Human Blood is Not ‘RoundUp Ready’

Natural Society by Christina Sarich PHOTO CREDIT: ;new study published in Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology entitled, “The effect of metabolites and impurities of glyphosate on human erythrocytes (in vitro)”, explains just how RoundUp chemicals are invading our human ;It is so bad that few in the agricultural community will admit just how potent the…
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Michael Finley’s ‘Do-It-Yourself’ 30 Day Detoxification Program

| WTF News | Michael D. Finley, CNHP, JD, author of The Tesla Conspiracy Many health problems are caused by toxins taken into the body through our water, foods, air, skin, personal care products, and cleaning products. In addition to removing these toxins from daily use, we can detoxify our…
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Monsanto’s Glyphosate Linked to Kidney Disease Epidemic in Poor Farming Regions

Natural Society Elizabeth Renter Currently, chronic kidney disease is killing thousands in poor farming regions like Sri Lanka. But this isn’t any ordinary kidney disease, as sufferers are developing the deadly condition without any ordinary risk factors. A recent study indicates researchers may have pinpointed the cause of the epidemic,…
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Plastic chemical found in nearly 500 foods sold in US

RT Nearly 500 food items commonly sold in the United States contain a chemical compound also used in synthetic leathers and yoga mats, but a health research and advocacy organization is aiming to change that. Fast-food chain restaurant Subway made headlines earlier this month when it announced that it would…
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Monsanto’s Roundup: new deadly scam exposed

InfoWars by Jon Rappoport Roundup is the Monsanto herbicide that is touted as the cornerstone of GMO food crops. Monsanto claims these crops are genetically engineered to withstand heavy spraying of Roundup. Therefore, the crops live and the weeds die. Breakthrough. There are several key lies associated with these claims—but…
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Bombshell Study: This Pesticide Could Fuel Alzheimer’s Disease

Scientists have been feverishly studying genetics to find a break in Alzheimer's research—a clue that could help eradicate this monster of a disease. But genes are just part of the equation. Rutgers scientists just led a team that turned up evidence suggesting pesticides and Alzheimer's disease could be intricately linked,…
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FDA Strongly Suggests Limiting Use of Certain Antibiotics in Farm Animals

Occupy Corporatism by Susanne Posel The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are strongly suggesting that certain pharmaceutical antibiotics that are used in the production of livestock be removed from the roster. William Flynn, deputy director at the FDA Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM) explained: “We need to be selective about…
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Chick-Fil-A to remove butane, dyes, high fructose corn syrup by 2014 after meeting ‘Food Babe’

| WTF News | To say that activism is a lost cause is wrong, especially when it comes to food. Daily Mail Chick-fil-A says it's removing high-fructose corn syrup from its white buns and artificial dyes from its sauces and dressings as part of a push to improve its ingredients.…
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FDA Finally Admits Chicken Meat Contains Cancer-Causing Arsenic

Global Research By Global Research News After years of sweeping the issue under the rug and hoping no one would notice, the FDA has now finally admitted that chicken meat sold in the USA contains arsenic, a cancer-causing toxic chemical that’s fatal in high doses. But the real story is where…
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New USDA rule allows hidden feces, pus, bacteria and bleach in conventional poultry

Natural News by Jonathan Benson The Department of Agriculture (USDA) is currently in the process of trying to ram through passage of a new "modernization" rule for conventional poultry production that would eliminate a large percentage of USDA inspectors and speed up the factory production process. And existing safeguards, as…
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New Coca-Cola Ad Campaign Explains How Aspartame is Safe

Occupy Corporatism by Susanne Posel Ben Sheidler, spokesman for Coca-Cola, explained that the corporation’s new ad campaign aims to reassure customers about the safety of artificial sweeteners such as aspartame. Entitled, “Quality Products You Can Always Feel Good About,” the advert “will highlight the benefits and safety of low-calorie and…
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Cancer-in-a-Can? The horrific true story of how Pringles are made

Underground Health by Dr. Mercola To understand the nature of Pringles and other stackable chips, forget the notion that they come from actual potatoes in any recognizable way. The Pringles Company (in an effort to avoid taxes levied against “luxury foods” like chips in the UK) once even argued that…
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Soy-based lunch kills 22 children in India: Have GMOs and pesticides become instant killers?

Natural News by Ethan A. Huff At least 22 children in India have died as a result of eating soy-based school lunches served to them in the country's Bihar state, according to new reports. The tainted lunches, which were loaded with genetically-modified (GM) soybeans and pesticide chemical residues, were given…
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The 10 worst toxins hidden in vitamins, supplements and health foods

Mike Adams Natural News I’m absolutely shocked at how many people don’t investigate what’s really in the products they swallow. When something is sold as an herb, vitamin, superfood or supplement, they think it’s automatically safe. And while the natural products industry has a truly remarkable safety record — especially…
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Atrazine a real threat to Westside residents – Hawai’i

The Garden Island WAIMEA — More than 300 people gathered at Waimea Canyon Middle School Sunday afternoon for a presentation about the effects of Atrazine, a herbicide used in agricultural fields near Waimea — a town described by Hawaiian activist Walter Ritte as the “central battle ground” in a fight…
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Tyson, Cargill among others now drugging your meat with Merck’s new Zilmax

Natural News by Lance Johnson Merck scientists have introduced a new drug to the meat industry - Zilmax. This drug bulks up cattle in the last few weeks of their lives, bringing in more revenue for feedlot owners. Four major meat companies now use Zilmax, including Tyson Foods, JBS SA,…
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Frankenfoods Monsanto Responsible for Push to Add Aspartame in Milk

From the Trenches World Report The proposed addition of Aspartame in milk has quite a few outraged throughout the US and with good reason. The Food and Drug Administration has banned Aspartame twice in the past because of health concerns. It is a scientific fact that phenylalanine is a component…
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KFC halts chicken supply from 1,000 Chinese farms after antibiotics scare

Natural News Another day, another Chinese food scare. KFC is dropping more than 1,000 farms from its network of suppliers in China to make sure the food it serves is safe after a scandal over tainted chicken hurt company sales in that key (meaning large) emerging market last year. The…
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Giant Food Corporations Work Hand-In-Glove With Corrupt Government Agencies To Dish Up Cheap, Unhealthy Food

Washington's Blog Big Food Is Making Us Sick The Independent reports that small farmers are being challenged by food companies are becoming insanely concentrated: Increasingly, a handful of multinationals are tightening their grip on the commodity markets, with potentially dramatic effects for consumers and food producers alike. *** Three companies now…
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BPA Damages Cell Function, Found in Fetuses at High Level

Mike Barrett Natural Society There is growing evidence that points to the serious health threat of toxic bisphenol A (BPA) running rampant in the and abroad. This chemical is extremely prevalent in the environment, and researchers note that 90% of the population is ‘contaminated’ with the chemical and don’t even…
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U.S. dairy industry petitions FDA to approve aspartame as hidden, unlabeled additive in milk, yogurt, eggnog and cream

Natural News by Mike Adams You probably already know that the FDA has declared war on raw milk and even helped fund and coordinate armed government raids against raw milk farmers and distributors. Yes, it's insane. This brand of tyranny is unique to the USA and isn't even conducted in…
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Study: Diet Soda Increases the Risk of Diabetes. Why Do We Still Drink This Stuff?

By Lylah M. Alphonse Why do we keep drinking diet soda? (Photo: Getty Images) Yet another study confirms what people have been saying for ages: Stop drinking diet soda. Like, right now. Drinking just one 12-ounce can of an artificially sweetened fizzy drink per week can increase your risk of…
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The Meat Industry Now Consumes Four-Fifths of All Antibiotics

Mother Jones by Tom PhilPott Last year, the Food and Drug Administration proposed a set of voluntary "guidelines" designed to nudge the meat industry to curb its antibiotics habit. Ever since, the agency has been mulling whether and how to implement the new program. Meanwhile, the meat industry has been…
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KFC Takes Profit Hit After Investigation Finds Poultry Excessively Pumped with Antibiotics

: Reports in December found that two suppliers purchased battery chickens from farmers using excessive levels of antibiotics on their has taken a pounding after an investigation found suppliers in China had provided chickens pumped full of excessive levels of antibiotics. Parent company Yum Brands – which also owns Pizza…
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Aspartame: Taylor Swift’s Dirty Little Secret Will Make You Sick

Taylor Swift just announced a sponsorship deal with the love of her live Diet Coke. feels that she should be made aware of the dangers of aspartame the main sweetener in diet coke which is linked to many adverse health effects. Please get this video to Taylor Swift and hopefully…
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Chemicals banned in Europe still make their way into US foods

Have you ever tasted a soft drink so good you thought it should be illegal? In some parts of the world, ingredients used in beverages available across the United States are outlawed — but not because they’re dangerously delicious. Drinks including Mountain Dew, Gatorade, Powerade and Squirt are all commonly…
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GMO Soy Linked to Sterility, Infant Mortality, Birth Defects

Natural Society by Lisa Garber The genetically modified crop soybean grown on 91 percent of US soybean fields is repeatedly attributed to devastating reproductive and birth defects in animal studies. Nevertheless, the powers that be—in both the private and public spheres—continue to allow Americans to shovel GMO soy onto their…
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BPA in Plastics and Aluminum Cans Linked to Heart and Kidney Disease

Environmental News Network by David A Gabel BPA image via Shutterstock New scientific data has been released linking a chemical commonly found in plastic bottles and inside aluminum cans to a biomarker for higher risk of heart and kidney disease in children and adolescents. The chemical, known as bisphenol A…
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Diet drinks linked with higher depression risk – research

Sweet beverages, and especially diet versions, could make you 30 per cent more depressed. Coffee, however, saves the day according to research by US scientists. ­The study was conducted by the National Institutes of Health, the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences and the National Cancer Institute. The research involved…
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McDonald’s McRib Sandwich Full of GMOs, Banned Ingredients

Natural Society by Anthony Gucciardi It’s ‘McRib season’, and thousands across the nation are scrambling to use online websites like the ‘McRib locator‘ to stuff the McDonald’s McRib sandwich down their throats. A sandwich that is not only full of genetically modified ingredients, a medley of toxic fillers and preservatives,…
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American Academy of Pediatrics Wants to Keep Dangerous Mercury in Vaccines

Infowars by Melissa Melton Why would pediatricians who have taken an oath to help, not harm, kids go on record to say that vaccines need to contain poisonous mercury? Just before Christmas, Reuters reported “Pediatricians Call to Keep Thimerosal in Vaccines,” citing that the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) agreed…
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What’s in Your Milk? 20+ Painkillers, Antibiotics, and More

Natural Society by Lisa Garber With the aid of innovative and highly sensitive testing, Spanish-Moroccan scientists determined that there could be up to 20 painkillers, antibiotics, and growth hormones in a single glass of milk. The researchers say that the traces are so small that consumers need not worry about…
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Critical EPA Report Highlighting Chemical Dangers to Kids is Sidetracked

NBC by Sheila Kaplan A landmark Environmental Protection Agency report concluding that children exposed to toxic substances can develop learning disabilities, asthma and other health problems has been sidetracked indefinitely amid fierce opposition from the chemical industry. America’s Children and the Environment, Third Edition, is a sobering analysis of the…
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