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How the FDA, USDA, and EPA Protect Chemical Industries, Not the Public

How the FDA, USDA, and EPA Protect Chemical Industries, Not the Public

July 3, 2014 | by

The USDA, FDA, and EPA are supposed to protect us from harmful foods and chemicals. But they only protect the industries. Here’s why.

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Study Says Roach, Rat Germs Protect Babies Against Asthma and Allergies

Study Says Roach, Rat Germs Protect Babies Against Asthma and Allergies

July 3, 2014 | by

Researchers found children exposed to cockroach, cat, and mouse allergens in infancy were less likely to develop allergies and asthma. Gross.

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Big Biotech, Bill Gates Working to Create GMO Super Banana to Fight Malnutrition

Big Biotech, Bill Gates Working to Create GMO Super Banana to Fight Malnutrition

July 2, 2014 | by

Big biotech, along with Bill Gates, is now developing a GMO super-banana meant to take on malnutrition in the developing world. But at what cost?

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Illinois First to Ban Pollution-Microbeads Found in Soaps

Illinois First to Ban Pollution-Microbeads Found in Soaps

July 2, 2014 | by

Both New York and California have proposed bills to ban tiny pollution particles called microbeads, but Illinois is the first to officially ban them.

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5 Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds

5 Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds

July 2, 2014 | by

Rich in antioxidants, pumpkin seeds offer a wealth of health benefits that are often overlooked. Here are 5 health benefits of pumpkin seeds.

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Geophagy and Bentonite Clay: Health Benefits of an Age-Old Practice

Geophagy and Bentonite Clay: Health Benefits of an Age-Old Practice

July 2, 2014 | by

Bentonite clay, one of many healing clays used for centuries to detox, is another less known substance offering numerous benefits. Here they are.

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Thank President Nixon, the DEA & US Prison Industry for Classifying Marijuana as a Schedule I Drug

Thank President Nixon, the DEA & US Prison Industry for Classifying Marijuana as a Schedule I Drug

July 2, 2014 | by

The demonization of cannabis was perpetuated by President Richard Nixon and is carried forward through today’s DEA. But the tides are shifting.

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Biotech Fuels Superweeds, yet STILL Creates ‘Better Formulated’ 2,4-D Chemicals

Biotech Fuels Superweeds, yet STILL Creates ‘Better Formulated’ 2,4-D Chemicals

July 1, 2014 | by

What was once half the formula for Agent Orange – 2,4-D – will now be sprayed on crops to get rid of the superweeds which exist because of pesticides.

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Marijuana Compounds Shown to Protect the Nervous System Against MS

Marijuana Compounds Shown to Protect the Nervous System Against MS

July 1, 2014 | by

A study published in the Journal of Neuroimmune Pharmacology shows how chemicals in marijuana can help treat multiple sclerosis and similar diseases.

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Bras and Cancer: Could Bras Support Breast Cancer?

Bras and Cancer: Could Bras Support Breast Cancer?

July 1, 2014 | by

The connection between wearing bras and painful non-malignant breast fibrocystic disease as well as malignant breast cancer is coming to light. Be careful.

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