Was Japan Duped by Monsanto into Accepting GMO Soybeans?

According to documents uncovered in 2003, Monsanto used clever words and flawed science to convince Japan of the safety of their GMO soybean seeds.

How Green Tea Can Help You Lose Weight

Green tea, in addition to boosting fat metabolism, can quell your appetite, help stabilize blood sugar, and more – aiding in your weight loss efforts.

Could Cell Phone Radiation Be to Blame for Falling Fertility Rates?

New research pinpoints cell phones as having a detrimental effect on sperm counts, negatively affecting fertility rates everywhere.

FDA Recommends More ‘Low-Mercury’ Fish for Moms to Boost Omega-3s

The FDA has released new advice for pregnant women, telling them it’s not only OK to eat low-mercury fish, but that it’s important for the nutrients.

Peaceful Coup in Thailand Restores Organic Agriculture & Sustainable Farming Practices

The new military-led government in Southeast Asia’s Thailand has unveiled plans to support organic agriculture and sustainable agricultural reforms.

UK Parliament Meets to Discuss Dangers of World’s Best Selling Herbicide: RoundUp

A meeting was recently held in the UK to discuss one of the world’s best-selling herbicide’s and its dangers to the public – Monsanto’s Roundup.

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

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

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

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

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

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?

Illinois First to Ban Pollution-Microbeads Found in Soaps

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

5 Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

Marijuana Compounds Shown to Protect the Nervous System Against MS

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

Bras and Cancer: Could Bras Support Breast Cancer?

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

Is Your Juice Any Better than a Soft Drink?

Some of the most popular health juices were analyzed for sugar content in a recent study. Many had more sugar than 5 chocolate chip cookies—around 39 grams.