What does Robert Califf becoming new commissioner for the Food and Drug Administration mean? It means the FDA has officially been bought by Big Pharma.
France is expected to pass a law requiring its restaurants and state institutions to use in season, organically grown food from local sources.
Lawmakers in Australia have just legalized medical marijuana for the entire country, with a vote made by the Australian Parliament last Wednesday.
Genetic modification using new technologies like CRISPR has been called a “weapon of mass destruction and proliferation.”
Big Tobacco companies must publicly disclose the harmful effects of smoking. A U.S. District Court upheld a ruling of 15 years ago to this effect.
On Thursday, the Vermont state Senate gave final approval to a bill legalizing recreational marijuana, beginning in 2018.
Two farmers have filed a lawsuit against Monsanto, claiming that the company lied about the potential for glyphosate, an herbicide chemical, to be carcinogenic.
Despite attempts by several senators to block his nomination, Dr. Robert Califf was named the new head of the FDA on Wednesday.
Kenneth Frazier, a chief executive of Merck, wants you to know why drug prices have gotten so out of hand. And we will tell you some real reasons.
A legislative drafting error has caused local governments in California to act post-haste to fix what would be a ban on marijuana cultivation in the state.
Citing a surge in overdose deaths, dozens of health officials signed a petition pressuring the FDA to put black box warnings on opioid analgesics.
Marc Edwards, who had helped expose lead-contaminated drinking water in Flint, Michigan, explains how academic pressures damage scientists’ integrity.
Utah’s medical marijuana bill was narrowly passed by the Senate on Monday, but it’s restrictive and includes somewhat ridiculous stipulations.
A new bill is being introduced that would effectively take away your rights and ruin the country’s GMO labeling efforts. It’s being called the DARK Act on steroids.
Syngenta has agreed to a $43 billion cash buyout by government-owned China National Chemical Corp in one of China’s most aggressive takeover attempts.
Hillary Clinton is proud to name Big Pharma as one of her enemies…yet she accepts hundreds of thousands of dollars in donations from the industry.
After a six-year legal battle GMO crop contamination, organic farmer Steve Marsh has lost his bid for a higher court for compensation.