Hazards, Issues & Diseases

Russia Halts Imports of Monsanto Corn Over Cancer Fears

Posted by on September 27, 2012 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Hazards, Issues & Diseases with 0 Comments
Russia Halts Imports of Monsanto Corn Over Cancer Fears

Russian authorities temporary suspended the import and sale of Monsanto’s genetically-modified corn after a French study suggested it may be linked to cancer. ­The Russia’s consumer-rights regulator Rospotrebnadzor asked scientists at the country’s Institute of Nutrition to review the study. The watchdog has also contacted to European Commission’s Directorate General for Health & Consumers to […]

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ACTION ALERT: Michelle Obama — Tell Barack To Honor His Campaign Promise To Label GMOs

Posted by on September 25, 2012 in Hazards, Issues & Diseases, Politics with 0 Comments
ACTION ALERT: Michelle Obama — Tell Barack To Honor His Campaign Promise To Label GMOs

By Organic Consumers Association (Contact) To be delivered to: Michelle Obama, First Lady Michelle, tell President Obama to honor his campaign promise to require GMO labeling and ask him to endorse California’s Proposition 37, a citizens’ ballot initiative to label GMOs.   Michelle Obama is a champion of better nutrition in school lunches and of ending […]

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Rep. Dennis Kucinich Calls Out Monsanto: Americans Demand GMO Labeling

Posted by on September 25, 2012 in Hazards, Issues & Diseases with 0 Comments
Rep. Dennis Kucinich Calls Out Monsanto: Americans Demand GMO Labeling

Transcript “In 1992 the Food and Drug Administration decided that genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are the functional equivalent of conventional foods. They arrived at this decision without testing GMOs for allergenicity, toxicity, anti-biotic resistance and functional characteristics. As a result hundreds of millions of acres of GMO crops were planted in America without the knowledge […]

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GMO Global Alert – Researches In France Reveal the Shocking Health Impacts [video]

Posted by on September 23, 2012 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Hazards, Issues & Diseases with 1 Comment
GMO Global Alert –  Researches In France Reveal the Shocking Health Impacts [video]

Researchers in France have conclusively determined that animals fed GMO corn NK603 incur serious health disorders, resulting in a 600% increase in death over the control group.  It is not too big of a stretch to extrapolate to similar health impacts upon humans.  These findings are worthy of concern and outrage. Experts across the spectrum […]

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France Orders Probe After Rat Study Links GM Corn to Cancer

Posted by on September 20, 2012 in Hazards, Issues & Diseases with 0 Comments
France Orders Probe After Rat Study Links GM Corn to Cancer

  (France 24) AFP – France’s government on Wednesday asked a health watchdog to carry out a probe, possibly leading to EU suspension of a genetically-modified corn, after a study in rats linked the grain to cancer. Agriculture Minister Stephane Le Foll, Ecology Minister Delphine Batho and Health and Social Affairs Minister Marisol Touraine said they had […]

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Latest Research Shows Vaccinated Children More Chronically Sick Than Non-Vaccinated

Written by on September 19, 2012 in Hazards, Issues & Diseases with 0 Comments
Latest Research Shows Vaccinated Children More Chronically Sick Than Non-Vaccinated

(NaturalNews) The choice to vaccinate is a very important and complex decision in which parents must take the responsibility to try to find enough information to make an educated decision that can affect their children for the rest of their lives. As a parent, this decision can be overwhelming and many trust their doctors to […]

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France ‘Just Says No’ To GMOs: French PM Maintains Ban On GM Crops

Posted by on September 19, 2012 in Hazards, Issues & Diseases with 0 Comments
France ‘Just Says No’ To GMOs: French PM Maintains Ban On GM Crops

(RT) France will uphold a ban on genetically modified crops as President Francois Hollande pushes his plan to put the environment back at the top of the international agenda. The ban targets corn produced by the multinational conglomerate Monsanto, the maker of the only genetically modified organism currently allowed for cultivation in Europe. Monsanto markets […]

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Why Are We Being Kept in the Dark Over GMOs? [article and video]

Posted by on September 15, 2012 in Hazards, Issues & Diseases with 0 Comments
Why Are We Being Kept in the Dark Over GMOs? [article and video]

By Dr. Mercola, Special Contributor     (Natural Society) You may already be fully aware of the fight surrounding the latest California GMO labeling legislation known as Prop 37, a bill which I have been very passionate about supporting over the past few months. As it currently stands in the United States, you are actually […]

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New Details Emerge About China and US’ ‘Secret Testing Of Genetically Modified Rice On Children’

Posted by on September 14, 2012 in Hazards, Issues & Diseases with 0 Comments
New Details Emerge About China and US’ ‘Secret Testing Of Genetically Modified Rice On Children’

Follow-up: GM Rice Testing By Jonathan Willbanks To follow-up on my commentary last week in the article Why the Outrage? — US University Confirms It Used Children In GMO Trial, new details on this story that first appeared to be drawn in nuanced shades of gray have emerged to give starker contrast that now more closely resembles […]

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10 Reasons Why We Don’t Need GM Foods

Written by on September 13, 2012 in Hazards, Issues & Diseases with 0 Comments
10 Reasons Why We Don’t Need GM Foods

(GM Watch) Genetically modified (GM) foods are often promoted as a way to feed the world. But this is little short of a confidence trick. Far from needing more GM foods, there are urgent reasons why we need to ban them altogether. 1. GM foods won’t solve the food crisis A 2008 World Bank report […]

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Studies Show Why Chemotherapy Doesn’t Work

Written by on September 13, 2012 in Hazards, Issues & Diseases with 0 Comments
Studies Show Why Chemotherapy Doesn’t Work

(Natural News) Three recent studies published in the journals Nature and Science shed new light on why chemotherapy, a common conventional treatment for cancer, is typically a complete failure at permanently eradicating cancer.

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Why no labeling of GM food in US? Conspiracy? [video]

Posted by on September 8, 2012 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Hazards, Issues & Diseases with 0 Comments
Why no labeling of GM food in US? Conspiracy? [video]

Genetically modified (GM) food is becoming increasingly common – and increasingly controversial. Much of the debate centers on whether it poses a risk to health, and whether or not GM food should be labeled. In this video, common citizens on the streets of New York provide their opinions on GM food.

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Monsanto: How Cheap Food Makes Us All Poor

Written by on August 29, 2012 in Farming, Hazards, Issues & Diseases with 0 Comments
Monsanto: How Cheap Food Makes Us All Poor

Tracy Kolenchuk Waking Times I’ve seen a lot of posts telling us how bad Monsanto is and I tend to agree with them. Here’s one view of the history of Monsanto: The World According to Monsanto part 1 of 10. However, I wanted to take a look at Monsanto from a health point of view. […]

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GMO Corn Worsens Drought Damage with Rootworm Outbreak

GMO Corn Worsens Drought Damage with Rootworm Outbreak

According to corn crop and pesticide management experts, the damage of the 2012 drought to the corn crop in the U.S. wouldn’t be so bad if it weren’t for GMO Bt corn and the lack of crop rotation. The rootworm, a corn pest, has developed resistance to the proteins in the GMO Bt corn that was designed to kill the pests. The rootworm-infested GMO corn crop has magnified the crop damage produced by one of the worst U.S. droughts in decades.

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Breakthrough: Green Tea Compound Shrinks Cancer Tumors Through Intravenous Delivery Method

Breakthrough: Green Tea Compound Shrinks Cancer Tumors Through Intravenous Delivery Method

Provided by University of Strathclyde, Glasgow (Phys.org) A compound found in green tea could be a weapon in treatments for tackling cancer, according to newly-published research at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland.   The extract, known as epigallocatechin gallate, has been known to have preventative anti-cancer properties but fails to reach tumours when […]

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