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Pesticide Residues: On the Up & Up
Health & Wellness  (tags: bread, pesticide residues in bread, GMOs and pesticides, Monsanto, glyphosate )

- 6 minutes ago -
Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto's RoundUp, was the most prominently found residue in the report. In the U.S. its use increased by 527 million pounds from 1996 to 2011.
Rosemary and Oregano Might Help Fight Diabetes
Health & Wellness  (tags: diabetes2, rosemary, oregano, oregano oil )

- 7 hours ago -
Good news if you love Italian food: a new study says that the herbs rosemary and oregano both might be able to help fight diabetes.
Raw Milk Versus Pasteurized--Which Is Safer?
Health & Wellness  (tags: raw milk and health, factory farming and foodborne illnesses )

- 23 hours ago -
In sharp contrast to the US, where several states have banned raw milk sales, France, Croatia, Switzerland, Austria, the Netherlands, and Italy sell raw milk in vending machines.The vast majority of foodborne illnesses in the US are linked to factory farm
How Sugar Harms Your Brain Health and Drives Alzheimer's Epidemic
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alzheimer's and sugar, Alzheimer's epidemic )

- 1 day ago -
One in nine seniors over the age of 65 has Alzheimer's, and the disease is now thought to be the third leading cause of death in the US, right behind heart disease and cancer.
Factory Farmed Chicken May Be Cheap, But the Ultimate Price You Pay Is High [ + Videos ]
Animals  (tags: factory farming, unhealthy food, unsanitary food, cruel conditions in factory farms )

- 1 day ago -
Tens of billions of animals worldwide are crammed into confined animal feeding operations (CAFOs), where they are tortured in crowded, unhealthy, unsanitary, and cruel conditions.
Diskin: Delusional Government Brought Us to This Security Deterioration
World  (tags: Gaza siege Human Rights, Israel invasion-strikes 2014, truthtelling, Obama end all US military aid to Israel , illegal occupation, bait and switch, media, news, palestine, world, blog, crime, children, freedoms, UnitedNations, usa, terrorism )

- 12 days ago -
Former Shin Bet chief criticizes Israeli leadership that is under the 'illusion that the Palestinians will just accept all that we are doing in the West Bank and not respond.'
Obama Approves Sonic Cannons, Reopening Oil Exploration Off US Eastern Shore
Animals  (tags: protection, endangered, environment, wildlife, suffering, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, habitat, humans )

- 7 days ago -
ST. AUGUSTINE BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Opening the Eastern Seaboard to offshore oil exploration for the first time in decades, the Obama administration on Friday approved the use of sonic cannons to discover deposits under the ocean floor by shooting sound wave
Bayer's Pesticides Are Killing Birds! [ ACTION ALERT!]
Environment  (tags: bee killing, bird killing, wildlife killing, Bayer's pesticides killing wildlife, neonicotinoids )

- 9 days ago -
We've known for a while that Bayer's pesticides are killing off bees at a terrifying rate. Now there's concrete proof they are also killing off birds, and probably lots of other wildlife too. And yet Bayer continues to sell its poisons at a profit.
Large Study Adds to Evidence That Organic Food Is Superior
Health & Wellness  (tags: organic food superior, aantioxidants, lower pesticide residues )

- 9 days ago -
It's higher in antioxidants and lower in pesticide residues. A comprehensive new study published this week in the prestigious British Journal of Nutrition shows very clearly that how we grow our food has a huge impact. "If you buy organic fruits and...
What If the Government Standardized All Medical Testing? [ ACTION ALERT! ]
Health & Wellness  (tags: medical testing, compounding, FDA )

- 9 days ago -
You guessed it. Many tests essential to patients' health would no longer be available. And the future of medicine seems to lie more and more in innovative, sophisticated, and custom testing--just what the FDA won't like. Action Alert!
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