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Genetically edited babies might die young

18 Jun 2019

Twin babies born in China were the first to be genetically edited, in this case in order to resist infection with HIV. But the potential benefit may come at a steep cost - the babies may be about 21% less likely to live a full life span, as research shows their gene mutations may lead to a shortened life span.

Glyphosate use rises and you need to be careful how you test for it

12 Jun 2019

Once considered a 'marvel' product, it's now the subject of more than 13,000 pending lawsuits. So why, according to a recent study, has its use soared - almost fifteenfold? Here's a list of the many ways in which it harms your health.

Impossible Burger Attacks Moms for Publishing Pesticide Results

04 Jun 2019

A consumer advocacy group published independent laboratory testing showing the fake meat Impossible Burger contains glyphosate residues. The company fired back, and rather than committing to getting the disease-causing agent out of their food, engaged in a smear campaign against the group of moms, complete with name-calling and other insults.

Regenerative Farming: Restoring Soil Health and Saving Americans From Cancer, Chronic Disease

01 Jun 2019

The epidemic of this disease in recent times is so severe, it's comparable to the nuclear catastrophe that occurred at Chernobyl. However, these two pioneers have a solution for reversing the attack - and it has nothing to do with doctors or supplements.

Monsanto Argues Roundup Cancer Victim Should Receive Less Money Because of Imminent Death

07 May 2019

As expected, they appealed the award damages in the historic case of 46-year-old Dewayne Johnson, who's dying of Non-Hodgkin lymphoma. The company now asks for a reversal of the damages awarded. And you won't believe their flimsy claim. It's a new low even for them.

You Are a Guinea Pig — Undisclosed GMO Soybean Oil Released

23 Apr 2019

Gene-edited soybean oil is already on the market and being served in dressings and sauces, as well as used for frying. Because it contains two inactivated genes, rather than having foreign genes inserted, it's being marketed as non-GMO, even though it's clearly genetically engineered.

Second Jury Trial Implicates Roundup in Lymphatic Cancer

03 Apr 2019

Investors may be devastated by the plummeting stock value, but you should be dancing in the streets at this welcomed news. It's a victory for humans of all ages, wildlife and insects, and even the fight against antibiotic resistance.

Can Organic Certifiers Be Trusted?

02 Apr 2019

Organic certifiers are tasked with certifying the foods labeled organic, but there's a wide discrepancy of standards among them. Some certifiers slap an organic label on inhumane factory farms while others call soil-less hydroponic growing organic. A new guide from the Cornucopia Institute can help farmers and consumers know which certifiers can be trusted.

Why Fake Meat and Eliminating Livestock Are Really Bad Ideas

24 Mar 2019

It's Wall Street's latest darling, and a heavily-hyped menu item in many restaurants - having raised $257 million from investors, including Bill Gates. But it's yet to be proven healthy or safe, so what are the risks of swallowing up the hype?

Degeneration Nation: GMOs, Toxic Chemicals and Factory Farms

19 Mar 2019

Chemical farmers, food processors and food marketers alike are backing the primary driving force of deteriorating public health, as a growing number of people in this country die from antibiotic-resistant infections and the climate dangerously destabilizes.