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Neurotoxicity Effects of Star Fruit

Neurotoxicity Effects of Star Fruit

Star fruit contains a neurotoxin known as caramboxin that can cause irreversible brain damage at high enough doses. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org and How Not to Die, How Not to Diet, and How Not to Die Cookbook, a New York Times bestseller More information: Why You Should Avoid Eating Starfruit

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Arsenic in Rice Milk, Rice Krispies, & Brown Rice Syrup

Arsenic in Rice Milk, Rice Krispies, & Brown Rice Syrup

Dr. Greger recommends that people switch away from using rice milk and other rice products. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org and How Not to Die, a New York Times bestseller

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Taiwan bans GMOs from school lunches, mandates nationwide GMO labeling

Taiwan bans GMOs from school lunches, mandates nationwide GMO labeling

Taiwan has just accomplished what the entire U.S. Congress refuses to do: Banning GMOs from school lunches and mandating nationwide GMO labeling. With more and more countries banning or labeling GMOs, the United States looks increasingly like it’s being run by a fascist agricultural imperialism cartel where industry and government conspire to keep consumers in the dark about what they’re eating. Everywhere else in […]

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Documentary Reveals How Prolific Chemicals Are In Our Daily Lives

Documentary Reveals How Prolific Chemicals Are In Our Daily Lives

By Dr. Mercola It’s an unfortunate fact that we’re now living in a chemical soup. The documentary “Our Chemical Lives” focuses on the myriad of chemicals in our air, food, water, and household products that may be compromising your health. Eighty-four thousand chemicals are legal for commerce in the US, all essentially unregulated. In 2011, chemicals accounted for more than […]

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Driving GMOs and Monsanto’s Roundup off the Market

By Ronnie Cummins Since genetically engineered (GE) crops, foods, and animal drugs were brazenly forced onto the market in 1994 by Monsanto and the FDA, with neither pre-market safety testing nor labels required, consumers and small farmers worldwide have mobilized to ban, label, or boycott these controversial “Frankenfoods.” With mounting scientific evidence1 underlining the human health and environmental toxicity of […]

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Seeds of Death movie: Unveiling the Lies of GMOs

Seeds of Death movie: Unveiling the Lies of GMOs

On March 19, glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, was declared a probable carcinogen by the International Agency for Research on Cancer. The announcement was published in the prestigious medical journal Lancet Oncology. This declaration is of critical importance to people who eat, because 85 percent of the genetically engineered (GE/GMO) crops grown today have been engineered to be able […]

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Going for the Gold Sends Mercury Down the River

Going for the Gold Sends Mercury Down the River

By Dr. Mercola Contrary to the popular image of “panning” for gold, during the California Gold Rush of the 1800s, gold miners used high-pressure water cannons to erode hillsides, then ran the sediment through sluice boxes to find the gold. However, this wasn’t the end of the damage caused by this destructive mining. Mercury was also widely used, because it […]

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Aspartame and the Brain

Aspartame and the Brain

The reason artificially sweetened beverages have been associated with depression may be because of psychological disturbances recently tied to aspartame (“Equal” or “NutraSweet”). More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Is Monsanto’s Roundup Pesticide Glyphosate Safe?

Is Monsanto’s Roundup Pesticide Glyphosate Safe?

Higher levels of pesticides on GMO soy is a concern since Monsanto’s Roundup has been shown to be to have adverse effects on human placental tissue. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Are GMOs Safe? The Case of Roundup Ready Soy

Are GMOs Safe? The Case of Roundup Ready Soy

Genetically engineered soybeans have significantly higher pesticide residues than organic or conventional non-GMO soy. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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