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TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Our Health, Stop Monsanto
Environment  (tags: pesticides, health, food supply, Monsanto, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

- 4 days ago -
The threat is clear -- this poison is used on our food, our fields, our playgrounds, and our streets. Let's get it suspended.
McDonald's to Address Deforestation Across All Commodities It Sources
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, McDonald''s responsible sorcing, deforestation, palm oilconservation )

- 4 days ago -
Fast food giant McDonald's will combat deforestation across its main commodity supply chains, including palm oil, beef, paper and packaging, coffee, and poultr

Environment  (tags: "Open Sesame, " open-pollination seeds, heirloom seeds, GMOs, gene patenting )

- 9 hours ago -
More than 93 percent of the variety in our food seeds has been lost as large multi-national corporations have swallowed up smaller seed suppliers. Saving your own seeds, as well as obtaining seeds from seed swaps and exchanges, can help preserve what...
Coca-Cola and PepsiCo Agree to Remove Flame Retardant Chemical From Their Products
Health & Wellness  (tags: Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, Brominated Vegetable Oil (BVO) )

- 3 days ago -
Bowing to public pressure, Coca-Cola and PepsiCo have both agreed to remove brominated vegetable oil (BVO) from all of their beverages in the near future. Bromine is a toxic endocrine disruptor that can damage your thyroid and lead to cancer, infertility,
FDA Doubles Down on Censoring Food Labels [ Action Alert! ]
Health & Wellness  (tags: food labels, FDA controlling supplements )

- 4 days ago -
As usual, it gets the science wrong, and we think we detect a hidden, commercial motive as well. Action Alert! The FDA recently sent a warning letter to KIND, the company known for making several varieties of fruit-and-nut bars.
These Prescription Drugs May Cause AlzheimerâEUR(TM)s (This Will Shock You)
Health & Wellness  (tags: prescription drugs and memory loss, Alzheimer's disease risk )

- 6 days ago -
Millions of people in the US experience severe side effects from their prescription medicine, making it the fourth leading cause of death. All medication has some risk associated, but one of the most common side effects of prescription meds is memory loss
Tylenol Kills Emotions As Well As Pain, Study Reveals
Health & Wellness  (tags: Tylenol, acetaminophen kills emotions )

- 6 days ago -
For decades Tylenol has been used as a pain-killer, but new research reveals it has psychiatric side effects including dulled emotional responses to both positive and negative stimuli. The public is beginning to understand that many over-the-counter...
Letter to Congress That Fast Track Is the Wrong Track for U.S. Food & Farms [ ACTION ALERT! ]
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: TPP, Fast Track authority )

- 6 days ago -
We write to you as representatives of family farm and other organizations concerned about the future of our farm and food system to urge you to reject fast track (Trade Promotion) authority and to instead insist on trade policies that prioritize food...
GMO Awareness Campaign Continues [ + Video 17:21 ]
Health & Wellness  (tags: GMOs, GMO labeling initiative, GMO risks, glyphosate poisoning )

- 6 days ago -
More than a dozen states have GMO labeling initiatives on their agenda this year. Meanwhile, industry is pushing a bill that would ban states from adopting GMO labeling laws of their own. Over 90 percent of Americans now want to know what's in their food.
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