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Genetically-Modified Salmon Insufficiently Tested for Safety

The US Food and Drug Administration is in the process of assessing genetically-modified salmon created by the US-based corporation AquaBounty Technologies for possible approval for human consumption. …

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12 Best Genetically-Modified-Free Grocery Stores

Sorry Safeway and Kroger:† while consumers applaud your recent decision to ban genetically-modified salmon from your stores, itís not enough to make the cut for the Top 12 Right to Know Grocers as ide…

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Safeway, Kroger Say ‘No’ to Genetically-Modified Salmon

The two largest American grocery chains, Safeway and Kroger, join the growing list of grocery stores that are saying "no" to genetically-modified (GM) salmon.† According to a story in the Los Angeles …

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Canada Approves Genetically-Modified Salmon

While Canadians were preoccupied with Senate scandals and Rob Ford's latest debacle, Environment Canada quietly approved genetically-modified (GM) salmon eggs and salmon for farming off the country's …

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Tell Supermarkets No to Frankenfish

It's time to take a stand and tell major U.S. supermarkets to boycott †genetically engineered salmon commonly referred to as "Frankenfish." †Many major stores, including Target, Trader Joe's and Whole…

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Tumors Linked to Genetically-Modified Corn

In a study published in Food Chemical Toxicology, scientists at the University of Caen, Institute of Biology, in France found severe effects of Round-up tolerant genetically modified (GM) corn, even w…

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17 Essential Reasons to Eat Organic Food

Organic food was the only option for thousands of years.† Now, with pesticides, herbicides, fungicides, and genetically-modified foods, organic is still the best option.† Here are 17 reasons to eat or…

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6 Frankenfoods to Avoid

Genetically-modified foods (commonly known as GMOs) are increasingly linked to immune disorders and many other health problems so itís no surprise that more and more people are trying to avoid them.† …

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Monsanto Wins Worst Company of 2011 Award

Natural Society has awarded Monsanto the Worst Company of 2011 award for its ongoing work to threaten human health and the environment.† Currently responsible for 90 percent of all genetically-modifie…

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New Frankensalmon May Invade U.S.

Over the past several weeks, the US Department of Agriculture approved more genetically-engineered (GE) foods: Alfalfa (which becomes hay and then food for animals that becomes food for humans) …

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