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Lawmakers Call for British Trials of Genetically Modified Insects :>(
Health & Wellness  (tags: Zika, Aedes Aegypti, genetically modified insects, scientists, Oxitec, OX513A, dengue, Brazil, microcephaly, intrauterine )

Evelyn
- 13 hours ago - reuters.com
Britain should challenge "woefully inadequate" European regulations & launch field trials of genetically modified insects that are designed to wipe out disease-carrying bugs that harm crops & people. GMI like the Aedes Aegypti spreading Zika in Brazil?!
Argentina: The Country That Monsanto Poisoned.
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, environment, food, humans, news, warning )

Pablo
- 1 day ago - filmsforaction.org
American biotechnology has turned Argentina into the world s third-largest soybean producer, but the chemicals powering the boom are not confined to soy and cotton and corn fields. They routinely contaminate homes and classrooms and drinking water.
WTF Happened to Golden Rice?
Health & Wellness  (tags: golden rice, GMOs, crops, food )

Freya
- 1 day ago - motherjones.com
If golden rice is such a panacea, why does it flourish only in headlines, far from the farm fields where it's intended to grow? The short answer is that the plant breeders have yet to concoct varieties of it that work as well in the field as existing...
A Danger Lurks Behind the BPA-Free Label
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, protection, research, risks, safety, warning, babies, food )

Beryl
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
But BPAâEUR(TM)s supposedly benign replacement, Bisphenol S, may not be so safe, according to a study published Tuesday in the journal Endocrinology.
The Zika Conspiracies Have Begun
Health & Wellness  (tags: conspiracy, infectious disease, outbreak, Zika )

Judy
- 1 day ago - scienceblogs.com
I know those who benefit from these type of conspiracies will never stop churning them out, but we need to bring them to the light and show just how little scientific support any of this has.
PETITION - Tell the Federal Trade Commission: Fight Big Pharma Monopolies
Health & Wellness  (tags: Big Pharma monopolies, affordable medicines, chronic diseases, proper health treatment, Health Care for all, costs of drugs, Preventive Medicine, protection )

Sabine
- 2 days ago - act.credoaction.com
In late January, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced an investigation into hedge fund speculator and "Pharma Bro," Martin Shkreli. But if they think one investigation will bring down drug prices, they are making a huge mistake.
There Is Another Crime Happening in Flint On Top of the Poisoning The Victims Can Not Sue
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flint, Michigan, sue, poisoned water, toxic water, doctrine of sovereign immunity, United States )

OfflineMo
- 2 days ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
In any other instance in which an individual or group of individuals is harmed those individuals could seek damages. Thanks to what is called the doctrine of sovereign immunity in the United States the govt cannot sued unless it waives it immunity.
PETITION - Tell the USDA: Don't Allow Our Organic Food Be Irrigated By Oil Wastewater!
Health & Wellness  (tags: organic food, organic farming, oil wastewater, health risks, groundwater pollution, environmental damage, ecosystems, responsibility, stronger regulations, prevention of further pollution, health care, protection laws )

Sabine
- 2 days ago - secure3.convio.net
There are currently no regulations on the type of water organic farms can use to irrigate their crops, which means oil companies like Chevron have been selling their wastewater to farms to water their crops. That means the fresh bowls of fruit or...
Thank Governor John Hickenlooper for Protecting Our Kids' Health! PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, kids, pollution, air )

Anna
- 3 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Join us and thank Governor Hickenlooper for his commitment to implementing the Clean Power Plan and protecting our kids' health in Colorado.
300 Plumbers Poured Into Flint, Michigan, To Install Water Filters For Free
Health & Wellness  (tags: water, Flint MI )

Angie
- 3 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
More than 300 union plumbers from all over Michigan flooded Flint to install free filters for residents, this past weekend.
How Roundup Damages Your Mitochondria and Makes You Sick [ + Videos ]
Health & Wellness  (tags: Roundup, glyphosate poisoning )

Ellyn
- 3 days ago - articles.mercola.com
Glyphosate prevents the uptake of manganese âEUR" a mineral crucial for the protection of your mitochondria against oxidative damage. Diabetes and chronic fatigue are but two potential outcomes of mitochondrial damage.
Bulgaria Slams GM Crops Again With Strong Total Ban Posted on Oct 1 2015 - 2:05pm By Sustainable Pulse
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, food, diet )

Ruth
- 3 days ago - sustainablepulse.com
"The Bulgarian Ministry of Agriculture and Food has confirmed that Bulgaria will keep its clean and green image through extending its ban on GM crops under new EU regulations, the press office of the Ministry reported on Thursday."
Venezuela Bans GM Crops With New Seed Law Posted on Dec 29 2015 - 1:51pm By Sustainable Pulse
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, health )

Ruth
- 3 days ago - sustainablepulse.com
"VenezuelaâEUR(TM)s seed law has the backing of campesinos and rural families and will regulate the production of hybrid seeds in Venezuela and prevent the research, production, importation and distribution of GMO seeds."
IT'S UP TO YOU!! - Sizzling Steaks May Soon Be Lab-Grown
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, nutrition, news, americans )

Pablo
- 4 days ago - lanacion.com.ar
Startups raising funds to produce meat from cells cultivated in bioreactors; to be the first to fill U.S. consumersâEUR(TM) plates with laboratory-developed hamburgers and sausages that taste just as good as the kind from cattle and pigs.
 

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