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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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4 Potential Health Risks of Eating GMO Foods

Genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, are any living thing that has had its genetic material altered in some way through human scientific interference. This does not refer to “selective breeding,” …

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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 it’s no surprise that more and more people are trying to avoid them.  …

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Monsanto Acquires ‘Gene Silencing’ Pharmaceutical Technology

The Monsanto company has forged a new partnership with Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company whose primary focus seems to be on figuring out how to best crack the genetic code s…

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GM Foods & Reproductive Health

Photo Courtesy Of:  iStockphoto/Thinkstock Genetically Modified Foods Already Linked to Reduced Fertility Genetically engineered (GE) corn and soy have already been shown to reduce fertility in an…

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The Truth About Frankenfoods

Would you knowingly eat a potato that needs to be transported in hazardous waste containers since every cell contains pesticides? This isn’t food terrorism (at least not the kind we recognize as a cri…

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