Painkillers Kill More Than Heroin and Cocaine Combined

Forget cocaine and heroin, prescription painkillers are responsible for more deaths than the two illegal drugs combined.


Meet 2 Companies Who Actually Stand Up For GMO Labeling

The International Dairy Foods Association is trying to sue Vermont over a law which passed earlier this year requiring mandatory labeling of GMO foods.


7 Easy Ways to Avoid Holiday Weight Gain

The holiday weight gain can stay away this year. Here are 7 super easy ways to avoid the holiday bulge and still have plenty of fun while doing it.


Monsanto Tries to Overturn GMO Ban Despite 66% Majority Vote

Monsanto is trying to use 2 GMO farmers to overturn a GMO ban in Jackson County – a ban which received support from an overwhelming 66 percent of voters.


Obama Increases Allowable Levels of Radiation in Drinking Water ‘Dramatically’

Obama and the EPA gave approval for “dramatically raising permissible radioactive levels in drinking water and soil following ‘radiological incidents.'”


Are the Feds Finally About to Allow Medical Marijuana?

The Feds are quietly about to end the decades-old drug war, and stop harassing states for medical marijuana – as long as a new bill makes it through.


Maui Inches Closer to Beating Monsanto over New GMO Moratorium

An attorney tells Maui Now that the group won standing on Monday to intervene in the lawsuit filed by Monsanto which seeks to delay enforcement of a GMO-labeling measure.


City Goes Fluoride-Free for Christmas

As of December 31, the City of Prince George, British Columbia, Canada will be fluoride free for the first time since October 4, 1954.


Monsanto’s New ‘Herbicide-Resistant’ GMO Crop Slammed by Food Experts

With all the talk of Monsanto’s herbicide glyphosate, it is likely that you haven’t heard of dicamba – another weapon in Big Ag’s chemical arsenal.


Hershey Considers Removing High-Fructose Corn Syrup for Real Sugar

Thanks to our collective voice, Hershey is considering replacing the high fructose corn syrup in its candy products with old-fashioned sugar.


Another Victory: Poultry Industry Giant Goes GMO-Free

Due to consumer demand, the largest German poultry producer has announced that it will turn back to using GM-free animal feed. Yet another victory.


How Diet Sodas Mess With Your Brain (Video)

This video explains how artificial sweeteners mess with your brain in numerous ways – often even causing you to consume more than you normally would.


Antibiotic Resistant Superbugs may Claim 10 Million Lives and $100 Trillion by 2050

A recently released report says that antibiotic-resistant superbugs could claim 10 million lives each year as well as $100 trillion by 2050.


Unapproved GM Mosquitoes Being Shipped to US for Release NOW

A company called Oxitec is currently shipping genetically modified mosquitoes to Florida for release – despite the GM creations not even yet being approved.


5 Toxic Chemicals Probably Found in Your Shampoo

We know many foods contain toxic ingredients, but did you know that the personal care items we use daily are also loaded with harmful ingredients?


$6.1 Million Ruling: Truvia Sweetener is Really Not ‘All Natural’

Cargill, a mega Big Ag corporation, will be forced to pay over $6.1 million for falsely claiming that their artificial sweetener Truvia is ‘all natural.’


Drinking 1 of These Every Day can Significantly Increase Cancer Risk

According to a Swedish study, simply drinking one of these each day increases a man’s risk of developing prostate cancer by 40 percent.