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Big Deal: Brazil Investigates Another Mad Cow Disease

Big Deal: Brazil Investigates Another Mad Cow Disease

April 25, 2014 | by

Brazil’s agricultural ministry is investigating a new case of atypical mad cow disease a year after several countries banned Brazilian beef imports.

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Medical Marijuana Activist Gets 300 Joints from the Feds Monthly

Medical Marijuana Activist Gets 300 Joints from the Feds Monthly

April 25, 2014 | by

Meet Irvin Rosenfeld, a South Florida stock broker who openly smokes 10 or so joints daily without legal harassment. The feds even provide the marijuana.

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Can Coconut Oil Help You Lose Weight?

Can Coconut Oil Help You Lose Weight?

April 25, 2014 | by

A notable study published in the journal Lipids found that coconut oil could promote weight loss while helping individuals improve cholesterol levels .

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WiFi-Free Town Becomes Refuge for People Sickened by Technology

WiFi-Free Town Becomes Refuge for People Sickened by Technology

April 25, 2014 | by

Those experiencing negative effects from wifi and electromagnetic chaos are moving to Green Bank, West Virginia, where none of that exists.

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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 | by

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 | by

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 | by

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 | by

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 | by

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 | by

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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