Christina Sarich

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Christina Sarich is a humanitarian and freelance writer that has broken numerous health-related news stories.

Some of her biggest pieces revolve around exposing the fraud and lies told by Big Food and Biotech. If you want to learn how food companies are tainting the food supply with toxic ingredients or how genetically modified foods are leading to the downfall of our food supply. Christina's articles are must-reads.

Her blog is Yoga for the New World, and her latest book is Pharma Sutra: Healing the Body and Mind Through the Art of Yoga.

Recent articles by Christina Sarich


Big Pharma Spent $27 Billion Marketing to Doctors in 2012…Here’s More

According to the Pew Charitable Trusts, more than $27 billion was spent on marketing to physicians by the pharmaceutical industry in the year 2012.


FDA Just Banned 3 Toxic Chemicals: Will These 8 Ingredients be Next?

The Food and Drug Administration recently banned 3 chemicals used in food packaging, and 8 more food additives are on the chopping block.


GM Tree Company ArborGen Defrauds Employees, Fined $53.5 Million

Genetically modified tree-creator ArborGen has been fined $53.5 million in compensation and punitive damages for defrauding its employees.


USDA Punishes Prominent Researcher for Whistleblowing, Conducting Honest Research

A top federal bee scientist is being punished by the USDA for publicizing ‘honest work’ on pesticides and pollinators, though a judge ruled in his favor.


Monsanto Scraps $90 Million GM Corn Facility Plans Due to Declining Profits

Monsanto’s plans to construct a $90 million GM corn processing plant in Independence, Iowa have reportedly been scrapped due to a ‘struggling farm economy.’


Decriminalization Law: “No Fines, No Jail Time” for Felony Marijuana Offenses

Marijuana possession in any amount is considered a minor misdemeanor now in Toledo, Ohio, keeping more non-criminals out of jail.


Agricultural Secretary Vilsack to Hold ‘Secret Meeting’ with Biotech

USDA Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack has announced a closed-door, invitation-only meeting to continue the bidding of the biotech industry.


Huge: Berkeley, CA Joins in Suing Monsanto for Toxic PCB Chemical Pollution

The city of Berkeley, California has decided to hold Monsanto legally liable for polluting the land and water with PCBs (polychlorinated biphenyls).


22,000 Nurses Refuse *Mandatory* Vaccinations

There are more than 22,000 nurses, part of Nurses against Mandatory Vaccines (NAMV), who are refusing mandatory vaccines.


Senator Stabenow Works Hard to Help Biotech Push GMOs

Senator Debbie Stabenow has been working overtime to make sure that biotech wins in passing GMO labeling legislation.


US EPA Misses Deadline for Key Assessments on these 3 Toxic Pesticides

The EPA has missed its own risk assessment deadline in 2015 for the toxic pesticides atrazine, glyphosate, and imidacloprid.


Agrichemical Companies Dow and DuPont to Merge, then Split into 3 Mega Companies

Dow Chemical and DuPont are to merge under a $130 billion deal, only to split into 3 independently-traded companies.


Monsanto is Sinking: 3,600 Job Cuts as Corn, Roundup Sales Plummet

Biotech giant Monsanto has revealed that it will be cutting a total of 3,600 jobs due to restructuring and falling sales of its herbicide chemicals.


West Coast is Seeing Record Catches Thanks to Environmentalists and Activists

With the help of activists and environmentalists, groundfish that were dying off fast are now returning to the West Coast.


Mercury Found in California’s Fog Could Harm the Food Chain

Researchers have found alarming levels of mercury in the fog that sometimes surrounds the Golden Gate bridge, harming the ecosystem and human health.


Switzerland Fed Council Extends GM Moratorium Until 2021

In December, 2015, the Swiss Federal Council decided to extend the country’s moratorium on the cultivation of GM seed until at least 2021.


FDA to Approve Cannabis-Based Pharmaceutical for Multiple Health Conditions

GW Pharmaceuticals is expected to be given a green light for a cannabidiol drug (marijuana-based medicine) which shows promise in treating epilepsy.