ConAgra has joined other food companies in labeling its products containing GM ingredients, sparked by Vermont’s mandatory labeling.
Italy is moving to ban one of Monsanto’s genetically modified corn maize crops, and 80 percent of the public is supporting the ban on GMOs.
Greenpeace is speaking up for the general public, by telling the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that they have no right to claim that GMOs are safe.
A recent and concerning study shows the potential ‘leukemogenic’ properties of the Bt toxin biopesticides used in almost all GMO foods. GMOs are dangerous.
New studies in cell research are bringing up some alarming new questions concerning GMOs, showing how genetically modified foods likely affect our DNA.
On a total of about 20 million acres managed by over 35 million Russian families, Russians are growing their own organic crops – and it’s working.
Are you suffering from a Candida overgrowth? Candida albicans could be responsible for your health woes. Here are a few prevention tips and solutions.
The system is ruining more than you know. Here are 8 ways corporations and even the government are poisoning our food supply, humans, and mother Earth.
“Garbage in Garbage Out” is a phrase coined to refer to the fact that putting bad data into a computer will produce bad results, or even damage its function – this is equally true with your body and what you eat. If you recognize that the human body is a living complex organism, not an inanimate manufactured creation like a computer, it is even more applicable to your body than to your computer.
The genetically modified crop soybean grown on 91 percent of US soybean fields is repeatedly attributed to devastating reproductive and birth defects in animal studies. Nevertheless, the powers that be—in both the private and public spheres—continue to allow Americans to shovel GMO soy onto their dinner tables.
As long as GMOs keep getting planted and used, the whole food chain is endangered. Enacting GMO Labeling implies co-existence with GMO and non-GMO crops. Monsanto convinces Whole Foods executives and other food distributors and merchants that GMO, non-GMO, and organic crops can share the turf – but this isn’t true. A ban on GMOs may be the only solution.
In a study involving over 26,600 French men, researchers concluded that average sperm count decreased by 32.2% in the past 17 years. We’re sad, but not surprised. In addition to the number of sperm dropping dramatically, the number of normally formed sperm also declined by a third.
We know that the vast majority of corn, soybeans, and much of many other crops are genetically modified, but do we know how the how much GMOs are consumed each year? Actually, yes. Average Americans today eat about 193 pounds of genetically modified foods over 12 months—and that’s an underestimate, according to the Environmental Working Group.
You may already be fully aware of the fight surrounding the latest California GMO labeling legislation known as Prop 37, a bill which I have been very passionate about supporting over the past few months. As it currently stands in the United States, you are actually being completely kept in the dark about what’s in your food. And it may interest you to know that many pro-GMO corporations such as Monsanto intend to keep it that way.
Due to the near future voting on November 6, 2012 for California’s Proposition 37, there has been a lot of heat going back and forth concerning GMO foods. Up until now, biotechnology giant Monsanto dished out a whopping $4.2 million alone. Monsanto has even recently published a page on their site titled “Taking a Stand: Proposition 37, The California Labeling Proposal,” where the GMO giant attempts to logically explain why it is so against GMO labeling. Here are the top 7 lies Monsanto wants you to believe regarding GMO labeling and Prop 37.
Proposition 37, a bill that would require all genetically modified foods to be labeled, has gained tremendous support from the public, and much financial backing. But while an overwhelming number of individuals want nothing more than GMO foods to be labeled, others are doing everything in their power to stop such a bill from existing. It isn’t surprising to see biotech giants like Monsanto go against Proposition 37 and GMO labeling, but do you have any idea who else is fighting Prop 37?
GMO foods pose a risk to humans, animals, and the environmental. Here are the top 10 worst GMO foods for your “do not eat” GMO foods list.