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Pesticides Destroy Bees’ Ability to Carry Pollen, Protein

Pesticides Destroy Bees’ Ability to Carry Pollen, Protein

March 8, 2014 | by

Research shows commonly–used pesticides are destroying bees’ ability to carry pollen, their only source of protein and truly their life’s work.

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Study Shows Doctors are Often ‘Problem Prescribers’ for Deadly Drugs

Study Shows Doctors are Often ‘Problem Prescribers’ for Deadly Drugs

March 8, 2014 | by

A new government study suggests that the epidemic of abusers of narcotic painkillers is caused largely by family doctors handing out prescriptions to users.

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Internal Docs Expose Syngenta: Wire Tapping Scientist for Discrediting a Pesticide Poison – Atrazine

Internal Docs Expose Syngenta: Wire Tapping Scientist for Discrediting a Pesticide Poison – Atrazine

March 7, 2014 | by

Syngenta caught trying to discredit scientist who found that the company’s chemical poison – atrazine – impedes sexual development and causes cancer.

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‘Girl Against Fluoride’ Takes on Mandatory Fluoridation in Ireland

‘Girl Against Fluoride’ Takes on Mandatory Fluoridation in Ireland

March 7, 2014 | by

Ireland is one of the only countries in Europe fluoridate water, but this may soon end thanks to the efforts of the ‘girl against fluoride’ and supporters.

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U.S. Farmers Report Widespread GMO-Organic Crop Contamination

U.S. Farmers Report Widespread GMO-Organic Crop Contamination

March 7, 2014 | by

According to a new survey, a third of organic growers are reporting problems with GMO-organic cross contamination, and most farmers are concerned.

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Sugar Dangers: WHO Changes Sugar Intake Recommendation, Down to 5% of Total Calories

Sugar Dangers: WHO Changes Sugar Intake Recommendation, Down to 5% of Total Calories

March 7, 2014 | by

In light of sugar dangers, the World Health Organization now advises no more than 5 percent of daily calories should come from sugar, down from 10 percent.

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Huge: China Refused 887,000 Tonnes of US GMO Corn, But may Accept Syngenta’s MIR162 Corn

Huge: China Refused 887,000 Tonnes of US GMO Corn, But may Accept Syngenta’s MIR162 Corn

March 6, 2014 | by

China refused over 887,000 tonnes of GMO corn shipped from the U.S. since just last November, but may soon be accepting Syngenta’s GMO corn.

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2 Nuclear Reactors to be Built in US Using Taxpayer Money: Falling Down Alice’s Radioactive Rabbit Hole

2 Nuclear Reactors to be Built in US Using Taxpayer Money: Falling Down Alice’s Radioactive Rabbit Hole

March 6, 2014 | by

Recently, the U.S. government has approved a $6.5 billion loan (taxpayer money) to build two new nuclear reactors on U.S. soil. Seriously?

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Boulder Brands CEO Says 43% of Customers Want Non-GMO Food

Boulder Brands CEO Says 43% of Customers Want Non-GMO Food

March 6, 2014 | by

Thanks to the anti-GMO movement, makers of Smart Balance will remove GMOs from their butters and spreads. The change will happen as early as this March.

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New Yorkers Push Hard for Lawmakers to Pass Medical Marijuana Act

New Yorkers Push Hard for Lawmakers to Pass Medical Marijuana Act

March 6, 2014 | by

Advocates across New York are doing a month-long push to encourage their elected officials to pass the Compassionate Care Act and pass medical marijuana.

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