Medical Marijuana Reaches Key Legislative Approval in Texas

One of the nation’s most restrictive legalization policies for medical marijuana is reaching legislative approval in Texas.

New Study Links Vitamin D Deficiency with Breast Cancer Cell Growth

Authors of a newly released study show a direct correlation between vitamin D deficiency and the spreading of breast cancer cells. Time to get some sun!

IKEA may Nix Use of Environmentally-Destructive Styrofoam

IKEA is considering replacing its polystyrene packaging with compostable, biodegradable mycelium packaging for environmental reasons.

Big Pharma Gets Wounded in China from Slashed Drug Costs

As citizens suffer in China, it seems that drug prices are being slashed where it hurts – in Big Pharma’s collective wallet. Will the price gouging stop?

Major Meat Company Goes Antibiotic-Free After Charged with 33 Counts of Animal Cruelty

Largely in response to consumer demand, Tyson will be sourcing their pork meat from pigs raised without antibiotics. But will this help with the animal cruelty?

This Nationwide Fix Could Save 200,000 Lives Over 15 Years

A new study shows that if the government made fruits and veggies more affordable, it would drastically cut heart-related deaths in the U.S.

Why Cornell University Is Accused of a GMO Propaganda Campaign

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is paying Cornell and other universities to promote acceptance of genetic engineering techniques and GMO crops.

Organic Applesauce Pouches Voluntarily Recalled over “Potential Adulteration”

Pouches of organic applesauce for children have been recalled due to the presence of food residue in product pumps.

Why Did the Senate Ag Committee Just Vote to Take Away our Food Rights?!

You need to know how officials voted this past Tuesday in the hearing for the DARK Act, (Deny Americans the Right to Know) act.

Whole Foods Yanks Peeled Oranges After Sarcastic Tweet Goes Viral

One Londoner’s sarcastic tweet about peeled oranges wrapped in plastic and sold at Whole Foods set the Internet on fire last week.

Senator Urges CDC: Study Marijuana, Help End Painkiller Epidemic

Senator Elizabeth Warren urges CDC to study medical marijuana as a means for stopping epidemic of addiction to pharmaceutical narcotics.

Bombshell Lawsuit Links J&J’s Baby Powder to Cancer

A jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay damages of $72 million to the family of a woman who died from using products containing talcum powder.

Whole Foods Pulls Some Blue Cheese Products Over Listeria Fears

Whole Foods has pulled some Maytag blue cheese products after the discovery of Listeria monocytogenes at the company’s dairy farm sparked a massive recall.

Nearly 2 days of Nonstop Hiccupping may have Saved His Life

A Philadelphia radio host’s 41-hour bout of hiccups may have saved his life when it led to a 3-day hospitalization and diagnosis of atrial fibrillation.

Landmark Report: Glyphosate is Most Heavily Used Herbicide in History

Glyphosate, main ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup, is the world’s most widely used herbicide, leading to damage across the planet.

Beer Drinkers Hit Coors Beer with Lawsuit for Misleading Advertising

Coors Light drinkers are nonplussed by what they are calling ‘misleading advertising’ in a lawsuit filed against the brewers of one of America’s favorite beers.

Dow Chemical to Pay $835 Million Due to Lost Connection in Supreme Court

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Antonin Scalia has recently passed away, making it a little harder for guilty corporations to get away with slimy tactics.