175 “Dangerous Chemicals” in Food Packaging Materials

A new study from Europe shows how food packaging materials contain as many as 175 dangerous chemicals. Things are not looking much better in the U.S.


TTB to Review Alcohol Labeling: GMOs in Your Beer and Wine?

Beer, wine, and other alcoholic drinks are not required to be labeled, but this could change soon as GMO labeling laws come to light under state pressure.


5 Hidden Ingredients in Your GMO Corn that Should NOT Be There

Corn simply isn’t what it used to be. In fact, most of it is now genetically modified. Here are 5 hidden ingredients that can be found in GMO corn.


Stanford Biologist Warns: Early Signs of Earth’s 6th Mass Extinction in Progress

A Stanford professor says the loss and decline of animals is contributing to what seems to be the beginning of Earth’s 6th mass biological extinction event.


5 Simple Rules to Eating the Cleanest Foods

Eating ‘clean,’ natural foods can boost your health significantly. But what does ‘clean eating’ mean? Here are 5 simple rules to eating the cleanest foods.


Court Rules that Rampant Misuse of Antibiotics on Factory Farms can Continue

The U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the rampant misuse of antibiotics on factory farms can continue, keeping animals and humans in danger.


Thousands Protest McDonald’s at Annual McDonald’s Shareholders Meeting

This year, thousands of protestors gathered outside the meeting at McDonald’s headquarters, calling for higher wages, more food transparency, and more.


BP Oil Spill: Dead Zones in the Gulf of Mexico and Vibrio Vulnificus, The Flesh-Eating Bacteria

There have been several significant developments in the Gulf of Mexico (GOM) which now require special and immediate attention -especially water pollution.


Win: EPA Denies Texas’ Farmers Request to Use Dangerous Herbicide on Fields

The EPA denied an emergency request from Texas to use toxic propazine to kill the resistant superweeds, for once protecting people from more biotech poison.


Is Our DNA Mostly Junk? Study Says Only 8.2% of Human Genes are ‘Functional’

A study from Oxford University suggests that only 8.2 percent of human DNA is functional. Is our ‘junk’ DNA really useless, or is there more to the story?


Study Combines Turmeric with Big Pharma Drug to Kill Cancer Cells

Researchers have paired the spice turmeric with the anti-nausea drug thalidomide to create “hybrid molecules” to kill multiple myeloma cancer cells.


Just Released: Blood Composition of Monkeys Altered Near Fukushima Site

Wild monkeys exposed to Fukushima’s radiation are showing alarming changes in their blood composition as well as a compromised immune system.


Want Natural Food Coloring? Add These Purple Sweet Potatoes to the Line Up

The little-grown purple sweet potato could be used to develop a plant-based food coloring that is both safe (unlike artifical colors) and pretty.


Should You Worry About Mystery Chicken Imported from China?

The U.S. recently lifted their ban on chicken imports from China and will not require the processed chicken to mention where it came from.


Win! U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to Ban Use of Bee, Bird and Butterfly-Killing Neonicotinoids

One government agency has come to its senses, agreeing to eliminate bee and butterfly-toxic neonicotinoids in the Pacific Region of the NW Wildlife Refuges.


Detroit Forces Farmer to Destroy 248 Gallons of Milk, 1200 Free-Range Eggs

The state of Michigan decided to direct its minimal resources to crack-down on a few small food co-ops in the city of Standish for offering farm-fresh food.


4 Mantras for Lasting Weight Loss

Being overweight involves layers of subconscious conditioning, emotional difficulties, and self-worth issues. Here are 4 mantras for lasting weight loss.