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Hybrid Seeds Vs. GMOs
Environment  (tags: hybrid seeds vs. GMOs )

- 16 hours ago -
Hybrid Seeds. Genetically-modified (GMO) seeds. Heirloom seeds. The labels often confuse people. Not a single day passes without some well-meaning reader leaving a comment like this one: âEURoeGMOs are perfectly safe. Farmers and gardeners have been cross-

Health & Wellness  (tags: bad GMO labeling bill )

- 2 days ago -
A Senate version of Big FoodâEUR(TM)s voluntary GMO labeling bill is in the works, now that the terrible Pompeo bill is gaining steam. Action Alert! Unfortunately, the bill is gaining bipartisan support: since it was introduced, forty-seven House members have
Monsanto Bids to Take Over SyngentaâEUR"A Move to Assure a Pesticide-Saturated Future?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Monsanto, Syngenta, glyphosate toxicity, roundup, neonicotinoids )

- 1 day ago -
By trying to acquire Syngenta, Monsanto contradicts years of rhetoric about how its ultimate goal is to help farmers use less agrichemicals. Monsanto recently made a bid to take over Syngenta, the worldâEUR(TM)s largest pesticide producer.
Vitamins That Reduce Your Risk of Skin Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vitamin B3, nicotinamide, skin cancers )

- 3 days ago -
Vitamin B3 (nicotinamide) may offer protection for those who are prone to certain skin cancers. Patients with squamous cell or basal cell carcinoma who took B3 were 23 percent less likely to have another cancer diagnosed.
Sorting Out Medical Advice From Medical Nonsense [ + Video 21:07 ]
Health & Wellness  (tags: health recommendations made up, medical advice questionable )

- 4 days ago -
Some health recommendations are completely made up and have no scientific basis. This includes the linear model for blood pressure, healthy alcohol consumption levels, and recommended cholesterol levels.

Health & Wellness  (tags: leaky gut, neurological disorders, beneficial bacteria, Alzheimer's )

- 12 days ago -
The quality, quantity, and composition of the bacteria in your gut have enormous influence on your brain. Dr. David Perlmutter explores this phenomenon in great detail in his new book, Brain Maker: The Power of Gut Microbes to Heal and Protect Your Brain-
Marijuana Research Supports Its Safety and Benefits [ + Video 45:01 ]
Health & Wellness  (tags: marijuana as medicine, cannabis oil, Cannabis Medical Marijuana )

- 12 days ago -
Your body has its own endocannabinoid system, with endogenous chemical messengers very similar to those in marijuana acting on matching receptors located on cells throughout your body.
Could This Headache Causing Neurotoxin Be on Its Way Out?
Health & Wellness  (tags: aspartame, Splenda and gut bacteria destruction, neurotoxins )

- 14 days ago -
Splenda is associated with many of the same adverse effects as aspartame, including headaches, seizures, heart palpitations, and weight gain. Splenda also reduces beneficial gut bacteria by 50 percent
US Government Admits Americans Have Been Overdosed on Fluoride
Health & Wellness  (tags: water fluoridation dangers, fluoride, fluoride toxic effects )

- 16 days ago -
About 40 percent of American teens have dental fluorosis, a condition referring to changes in the appearance of tooth enamel caused by long-term ingestion of fluoride during the time teeth are forming. Water fluoridation is inherently unethical.
Government Agencies Agree to Undertake Research on Folic Acid Risks
Health & Wellness  (tags: Folate Deficiency Anemia, folic acid, FDA controlling supplements, folate supplementation in pregnant women )

- 16 days ago -
Folate is incredibly important to human health. Our bodies need it to synthesize and repair DNA, to produce healthy red blood cells and prevent anemia, and to support many other vital functions. Folate supplementation in pregnant women has been shown...
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