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Companies Say Going Non-GMO is Difficult: Are Big Ag’s GMOs Spiking Food Prices?

Companies Say Going Non-GMO is Difficult: Are Big Ag’s GMOs Spiking Food Prices?

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Is going non-GMO really that much more expensive for food manufacturers, causing an inevitable spike in food prices? They say it is.

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Spirulina Shows Promise in Protecting Against Lead Acetate-Induced Toxicity

Spirulina Shows Promise in Protecting Against Lead Acetate-Induced Toxicity

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Want protection from toxic heavy metals? A new study indicates something as simple as spirulina could counteract the damaging effects of lead.

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‘Extreme Levels’ of Monsanto’s RoundUp Found in GMO Food, Norwegian Study Shows

‘Extreme Levels’ of Monsanto’s RoundUp Found in GMO Food, Norwegian Study Shows

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

After analyzing levels of RoundUp in GMO soy, researchers found 'extreme levels' of toxic RoundUp on 70 percent of genetically engineered soy plants.

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House Republicans Take Aim at D.C.’s Marijuana Decriminalization Efforts

House Republicans Take Aim at D.C.’s Marijuana Decriminalization Efforts

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Despite Washington D.C.’s Mayor signing off on legislation decriminalizing the possession of marijuana, some federal lawmakers are saying “not so fast”.

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Could Glowing ‘Bionic’ Plants be the Future of Street Lights?

Could Glowing ‘Bionic’ Plants be the Future of Street Lights?

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the plant world, scientists have used nanotechnology to create “bionic plants” that are capable of absorbing more sunlight.

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French Parliament Permanently Bans All GMO Maize Effective this Year

French Parliament Permanently Bans All GMO Maize Effective this Year

| April 23, 2014 | 2 Comments

The French Parliament passed a law prohibiting genetically modified maize from being grown anywhere in the country due to environmental and health concerns.

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Minute Maid’s Pomegranate Blueberry Juice is 99% Apple and Grape Juice

Minute Maid’s Pomegranate Blueberry Juice is 99% Apple and Grape Juice

| April 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Pom Wonderful is suing Coca-Cola over deceiving people over it's pomegranate blueberry juice, which is actually 99.4 percent apple and grape-derived,

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Canada Delays Spring GMO Alfalfa Release

Canada Delays Spring GMO Alfalfa Release

| April 23, 2014 | 2 Comments

After valid concerns about cross-contamination between GMO and non-GM crops, Canada has decided to delay the release of RoundUp Ready, GMO alfalfa.

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Have a Cough? Pineapple Juice Found to be 5x more Effective than Cough Syrup

Have a Cough? Pineapple Juice Found to be 5x more Effective than Cough Syrup

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Suffering from a cough? One study found that pineapple is actually more effective at quelling a cough than cough syrup—up to 5 times more effective.

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Study Suggests Vegetarians are Less Healthy, more Prone to Disease than Meat-Eaters

Study Suggests Vegetarians are Less Healthy, more Prone to Disease than Meat-Eaters

| April 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

A study has found that those who consume a vegetarian diet are more prone to disease and have a lower quality of life than meat-eaters.

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