Tag Archives: FDA

MSNBC poll: Nearly everyone supports mandatory GMO labeling .

4 Mar

A recent MSNBC Health poll that asked the question, “Do you believe genetically modified foods should be labeled?” concluded with overwhelming public support for transparency in food labeling. Nearly 90 percent of respondents, representing more than 9,000 votes, answered “Yes. It’s an ethical issue — consumers should be informed so they can make a choice.” Continue reading

The hidden tyranny: children diagnosed and drugged for profit.

4 Mar

Not everyone has fallen for the grand hoax: 20 million kids worldwide diagnosed with mental disorders, necessitating psychiatric drugs for years or life. Some individuals are speaking out. Yet so many parents, kids and schools have fallen prey to one of the most insidious yet most profitable misinformation campaigns of modern society. Continue reading

Quinoa Affords Many Benefits

1 Feb

Vegetarians and vegans often find it difficult getting enough protein in to their diets. They are usually stuck eating beans and soy products most of which do not actually contain all the necessary amino acids, or what is known as complete protein. Continue reading

Surgeons receive millions from Big Pharma to promote medical devices in journals.

6 Dec

Medical professionals commonly write articles for popular medical journals that endorse specific drugs or medical devices. But a new study has found that most fail to disclose the fact that they are receiving direct compensation from Big Pharma for such endorsements, which is often to the tune of millions of dollars. Continue reading

Celebrity-branded perfumes loaded with toxic petrochemicals

6 Dec

Even high-end perfumes are made with cocktails of dangerous and untested chemicals that may produce problems from allergies to hormone disruption, a study by the Environmental Working Group and the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics has found. Continue reading

11 Year Old Food Activist.

2 Dec

It is great to finally see the youth getting involved because they are the next generation and this is where the change needs to take place!

How to make quinoa, the powerhouse seed

1 Dec

Commonly considered a grain, quinoa (pronounced keen-wah) is a seed which is related to leafy green vegetables such as spinach, chard, and beets.  Once considered the “mother seed” of the Incas, this South American native is a nutritional powerhouse, and its wide array of potential culinary uses makes it one of the most practical foods to store in your pantry. Continue reading