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GMO labeling subterfuge

Anti-GMO people might laud the possibility of the passing of The Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015 – but, if they really knew the dirty little secrets behind the whole package they would sing a much different tune. … Continue reading

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Helter skelter went the GMOs

The genetic engineering of corn to produce its own Bt toxin has brought about serious concerns for human health – even though the US government gives it a huge thumbs-up and a wink. We GMO’d our corn to fight earworms … Continue reading

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Are GMO foods a good idea?

GMOs do not naturally exist in nature. They cause cancer in rats. They cause allergies. they kill our honey bees and they create super-weeds. How are they even a good idea? Better question: Why would you knowingly buy them? http://realhealthtalk.com/GMO_Lecture_Notes.html

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GMO fed rat study under fire

You remember that shocking Séralini study out of the University of Caen last year? You know, the one where rats fed Monsanto‘s NK603 corn or exposed to Roundup herbicide in drinking water died earlier and had higher rates of tumors … Continue reading

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What happens when you eat GMOs?

When you eat GMO foods, does any of the unique DNA of the genetically modified organism affect you? Monsanto and other GMO companies shout NO! But the amount of DNA from food that gets past the intestines is not really … Continue reading

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How canola oil is made

Most vegetable oils are produced in the factory from genetically modified crops that are been repeatedly sprayed with pesticides and herbicides. Canola oil is probably the worst one of all, made from a hybrid version of the rapeseed plant that has … Continue reading

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Superweeds coming to a farm near you!

At every garden center, everywhere you look, you see Roundup weed killer crowding all the shelves; all the while boasting to rid you of all weeds big or small. Roundup is a trademark product of Monsanto – you know, the … Continue reading

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Vitamin C for a healthy liver

For a healthy liver take lots of vitamin C. Vitamin C flushes out fatty liver deposits while helping to detoxify and remove waste by-products, heavy metals and other toxic substances. Vitamin C also neutralizes free radicals and protects cells from … Continue reading

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Ice cream lovers rejoice!

Ben & Jerry’s ice cream has gone GMO-free. The much loved ice-cream maker has taken a bold step and has transformed all 50 of its flavors to non-GMO ingredients and Fair Trade certification. Things like the Heath Toffee Bar flavor … Continue reading

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Locally grown food

A lot of people confuse the term “organic food” with the term “locally grown”. These two are NOT interchangeable. Just because something is locally grown does not mean it is organic, GMO-free, pesticide-free – or better in any way than … Continue reading

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GMO food for thought

GMO crops dominated production last year with sugar beets making up 95% of US beet crops. GMO soy hammered 94% of US soybean crops, canola at 90%, cotton 90% and corn 88%. The scary part is that these numbers increase … Continue reading

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For the love of Frankenfish…

How will you know if it is frankenfish or not? The FDA (Fatal Drugs Allowed) has said it likely will not require GMO fish to be labeled. IF a retailer carries this untested food, consumers will not be told which … Continue reading

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A new way to test your food quality coming soon

Food-sniffers: Coming to your hip pocket soon. Foods are currently analyzed for safety at a rate of about 1%. Analysis is cumbersome and expensive – and who knows how many lives are in danger while the laboratories grind out the … Continue reading

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Papaya: fruit of angels

Papaya is known as the ‘fruits of angels’. Papaya is loaded with vitamins, minerals, fiber and enzymes combined perfectly to bring amazing health benefits. Papaya is even used in natural medicine and also in facials and skin care. Papaya treats … Continue reading

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Seedless watermelon review

If you are buying watermelons, always choose the organic ones with seeds in them. Foods without seeds lack the vital chi in what Chinese medicine is called “jing”. Traditional Chinese Medicine says that if you chew watermelon seeds, they nourish … Continue reading

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What genetically modified food does for you

Rats fed GMO foods had inflamed prostates and stomachs, smaller livers, hearts, testicles and brains, damaged immune systems, and structural changes in the white blood cells making them more vulnerable to infection and disease compared to rats fed non-GMO food. … Continue reading

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GMO foods called “all natural”?

What has the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) done for you lately? How about scheming with Big Agriculture to criminalize state-by-state GMO labeling laws? But why stop there? Not only is the GMA pushing legislation at the federal level to outlaw … Continue reading

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Just say NO to Frankenfish

Yeah for Kroger and Safeway! They have joined a growing list of supermarkets that are saying NO to Frankenfish. This news comes on the heels of the news that the FDA wants to allow free license for the world’s first … Continue reading

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Slowly the tummy turns…

As we age, the digestive system slowly deteriorates until many people experience things like celiac disease, ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, heartburn, irritable bowel syndrome, chronic bloating, food allergies and food sensitivities. What happens though is that a vast majority of … Continue reading

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The apple from hell

What’s next in GMO foods? How about an apple that won’t turn brown after you cut it open? Now scientists have produced an apple that does not brown to lure consumers looking for a more appealing apple. The company is … Continue reading

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