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Dangerous Glyphosate Levels Found in the Human Body

Dangerous Glyphosate Levels Found in the Human Body

| Nov 1, 2018

Monsanto continues to insist that glyphosate, the active ingredient in their best-selling RoundUp pesticide, poses no risk to human health. It’s becoming increasingly difficult to believe their claims, however, and many experts believe it’s only a matter of time before glyphosate goes the way of Monsanto’s past creations (saccharine, PCBs, and Zyklon-B, just to name […]

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Agrochemical Exposure Causes Deformities in Argentinian Children

Agrochemical Exposure Causes Deformities in Argentinian Children

| Oct 19, 2018

The safety of pesticides and other agrochemicals is still the subject of heated debate. Despite nearly indisputable evidence of their health risks, the use of these chemicals is more widespread than ever. An incredible 9.4 million tons of RoundUp pesticide have been sprayed onto fields since the product’s inception in 1974, making it the most-used […]

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Foods So Toxic That Other Countries Have Banned Them

Foods So Toxic That Other Countries Have Banned Them

| Oct 7, 2017

  Consumers trust that the food choices being offered to them are safe. They might be aware that choosing donuts over kale is not the healthiest decision, but they can rest assured that nothing available for purchase is directly toxic and dangerous. After all, our country’s food system operates according to strict and well-monitored safety […]

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New Genetically Modified Apples Will Hit Stores Soon (And They Won’t Be Labeled)

New Genetically Modified Apples Will Hit Stores Soon (And They Won’t Be Labeled)

| Feb 25, 2017

You may remember the National GMO Labeling Bill that the Senate passed in July 2016. Whole Foods co-CEO Walter Robb and other high-profile supporters hyped it as a long-earned success for GMO labeling advocates; meanwhile, the actual GMO labeling community felt that it was duped. To many, the bill felt like a huge concession to […]

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