FDA Claims New GM Potatoes are Safe: But Would You Eat it?

The Food and Drug Administration has recently given a green light to a genetically modified potato engineered to resist a certain pathogen.

State in India Goes 100% Organic, Protects 75,000 Hectares of Land from GMOs

As of the end of December, 2015, Sikkim has become India’s first fully organic state in the country, paving way for GMO-free, sustainable agriculture.

Here is How Candida May Actually Cause Cancer

Research has found that Candida albicans can promote cancer by producing carcinogens, causing inflammation, and more.

Police Dept. Calls Out Big Pharma, Helps Drug Addicts Instead of Jailing

Instead of locking up drug addicts, Gloucester, MA police department is helping addicts with rehabilitation while calling out Big Pharma.

German Carpenter Invents Device that Lets Men “Shut Off” Sperm

A switch that is surgically implanted into the scrotum that allows men to “shut off” their sperm might be on the market by 2018.

Big Pharma Spent $27 Billion Marketing to Doctors in 2012…Here’s More

According to the Pew Charitable Trusts, more than $27 billion was spent on marketing to physicians by the pharmaceutical industry in the year 2012.

FDA Just Banned 3 Toxic Chemicals: Will These 8 Ingredients be Next?

The Food and Drug Administration recently banned 3 chemicals used in food packaging, and 8 more food additives are on the chopping block.

GM Tree Company ArborGen Defrauds Employees, Fined $53.5 Million

Genetically modified tree-creator ArborGen has been fined $53.5 million in compensation and punitive damages for defrauding its employees.

USDA Punishes Prominent Researcher for Whistleblowing, Conducting Honest Research

A top federal bee scientist is being punished by the USDA for publicizing ‘honest work’ on pesticides and pollinators, though a judge ruled in his favor.

Bacteria Resistant to ALL Drugs Found in Canada in OLD Samples

Scientists in Canada say they’ve found bacteria resistant to all antibiotics in that country dating back to 2010. Has it been around longer than we thought?

Are New Dietary Guidelines Based on Science or Politics?

Are the new dietary guidelines based on science, or are they based more on politics and the almighty dollar?

Decriminalization Law: “No Fines, No Jail Time” for Felony Marijuana Offenses

Marijuana possession in any amount is considered a minor misdemeanor now in Toledo, Ohio, keeping more non-criminals out of jail.

Health Experts Worry Drug-Resistant Malaria Could Spread Globally

There have been fewer cases of malaria in recent years, but many of the new cases are drug-resistant ones.

How Fleas are Becoming Chemical-Resistant Mutants

Fleas are mutating and becoming resistant to the chemicals commonly used to kill them, but there are safe natural remedies that get rid of the pests.

Huge: Berkeley, CA Joins in Suing Monsanto for Toxic PCB Chemical Pollution

The city of Berkeley, California has decided to hold Monsanto legally liable for polluting the land and water with PCBs (polychlorinated biphenyls).

Researchers: Acetaminophen (Tylenol) Will Not Help with the Flu

Many people have turned to Tylenol all their lives to treat their flu symptoms, but acetaminophen, the medicine’s main ingredient, may not really help.

22,000 Nurses Refuse *Mandatory* Vaccinations

There are more than 22,000 nurses, part of Nurses against Mandatory Vaccines (NAMV), who are refusing mandatory vaccines.