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New Poll: 56% of Doctors Approve of Medical Marijuana

New Poll: 56% of Doctors Approve of Medical Marijuana

April 12, 2014 | by

According to a new WebMD survey, 69 percent of doctors say cannabis has healing properties, and 56 percent say medical marijuana should be legal nationwide.

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WHO Cuts Sugar Recommendation by 1/2, Prepares for Industry Backlash

WHO Cuts Sugar Recommendation by 1/2, Prepares for Industry Backlash

April 12, 2014 | by

The WHO has lowered its sugar recommendations from 10 to 5 percent of daily caloric intake, and is preparing for a backlash from the sugar industry.

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Maui Petition Launched to Fight GMO: Battle Lines Drawn, Monsanto Responds

Maui Petition Launched to Fight GMO: Battle Lines Drawn, Monsanto Responds

April 11, 2014 | by

A petition to suspend genetically modified crops, and carrying 9,500 signatures, was submitted to officials in Maui County, Hawaii. Will it work?

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Take Action: How to Deprive Monsanto of their $70 Million GMO Campaign Money

Take Action: How to Deprive Monsanto of their $70 Million GMO Campaign Money

April 11, 2014 | by

Sign this petition and send it to your local bank, brokerage, and investment advisors to divest Monsanto of its millions of pro-GMO dollars.

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Junk Food to Blame for Weight Gain and Laziness, Says UCLA Study

Junk Food to Blame for Weight Gain and Laziness, Says UCLA Study

April 11, 2014 | by

A new study (on rats) has found that junk food such as sugar and processed carbs cause weight gain, a clouded mind, and even laziness.

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GMO-Labeling Bill Moves Forward, Goes Before Massachusetts Lawmakers

GMO-Labeling Bill Moves Forward, Goes Before Massachusetts Lawmakers

April 11, 2014 | by

GMO labeling bill H. 813 was passed out of the Massachusetts Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources, and Agriculture. Labeling coming soon?!

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Bill to Put Warning Labels on Sodas and Sugary Drinks in California Advances

Bill to Put Warning Labels on Sodas and Sugary Drinks in California Advances

April 11, 2014 | by

A bill that would require a warning label on soft drinks and sugary sodas has advanced in California – the beverage industry is fighting it tooth and nail.

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Maryland Will Soon Decriminzalize Marijuana, New Hampshire to Follow

Maryland Will Soon Decriminzalize Marijuana, New Hampshire to Follow

April 11, 2014 | by

Maryland and New Hampshire may soon be the next two states to decriminalize marijuana, a notion that is supported by the majority of residents.

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Sorry Monsanto: Brazil’s Federal Public Prosecutor Demands Ban on All Glyphosate Poisons

Sorry Monsanto: Brazil’s Federal Public Prosecutor Demands Ban on All Glyphosate Poisons

April 10, 2014 | by

A full suspension of the toxic main ingredient in Monsanto’s RoundUp, glyphosate, is being demanded by the Brazilian Federal Public Prosecutor.

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Remember this Name: Rep. Mike Pompeo to Introduce Bill to Kill GMO Labeling

Remember this Name: Rep. Mike Pompeo to Introduce Bill to Kill GMO Labeling

April 10, 2014 | by

Mike Pompeo – Monsanto’s lackey and representative of the GMA – will be presenting a bill to kill GMO labeling while pushing for voluntary labeling.

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