Plant-Based Meats Less Nutritious Than The Real Thing, Study Reveals

Plant-Based Meats Less Nutritious Than The Real Thing, Study Reveals
Image: A meat substitute (left) resembles chicken meat (right), but its proteins are not absorbed as well by human cells. (CREDIT: Adapted from Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 2022) Plant-based meats don’t pack the same protein punch, making them less nutritious than the real thing. A team from The Ohio State University says their experiments reveal human cells take in fewer proteins from meat alternatives because they are harder to absorb.… Read the rest

US Supreme Court Declines Bayer/Monsanto Bid To Challenge Glyphosate Cancer Rulings

US Supreme Court Declines Bayer/Monsanto Bid To Challenge Glyphosate Cancer Rulings
The US Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to hear a bid from Bayer-owned Monsanto that aimed to challenge thousands of lawsuits claiming its weedkiller Roundup causes cancer – a potentially costly ruling, AFP reported Tuesday. The high court did not explain its decision, which left intact a $25 million ruling in favor of a California man who alleged he developed cancer after using the chemical for years.… Read the rest

Farmers blockade supermarket distribution in protest at sustainability policy

Farmers blockade supermarket distribution in protest at sustainability policy
Dutch farmers have blocked multiple supermarket distribution centres, in the latest protest against forced farm closures. Police yesterday advised people to work from home after farmers threatened to bring the entire country ‘to a standstill’. Protests are also expected around Schiphol airport on Monday, which has called for travellers to come by public transport. The Dutch army is also ready to step in if there is a threat to national safety, police announced on Sunday.… Read the rest

FDA Finally Admits It Caused the Baby Formula Shortage

FDA Finally Admits It Caused the Baby Formula Shortage
FDA Finally Admits It Caused the Baby Formula Shortage ERIC BOEHM | 7.7.2022   The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has finally determined what’s to blame for America’s recent shortage of baby formula: The FDA. More specifically, it’s the FDA’s unnecessary and protectionist rules that effectively ban foreign-made baby formula from being imported into the United States. On Wednesday, the agency announced plans to tweak those rules so foreign formula manufacturers can permanently import their goods into the U.S.,… Read the rest

Autism rates in children and teens skyrocket, up 52% in just three years

Autism rates in children and teens skyrocket, up 52% in just three years
CORTNEY WEIL | July 07, 2022 The number of children and adolescents with a diagnosis somewhere along the autism spectrum continues to rise. According to the latest research out of Guangdong Pharmaceutical University in China, as of 2020, one out of every 30 kids is now considered autistic, a 52% jump from 2017. Though data from the CDC puts the number closer to one in 44, the numbers are still rising, prompting many medical professionals, teachers, and parents to try to discover the cause.… Read the rest

Court Sides in Favor of Petitioners; Overturns EPA Decision that Glyphosate (in Roundup) is Safe for Humans, Imperiled Wildlife

Court Sides in Favor of Petitioners; Overturns EPA Decision that Glyphosate (in Roundup) is Safe for Humans, Imperiled Wildlife
  Thanks to the petitioners who took legal action, the EPA must now re-evaluate glyphosate’s risks.   From Sustainable Pulse: US Appeals Court Forces EPA to Reassess Glyphosate on Health and Environmental Impact In a historic victory for farmworkers and the environment on Friday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit sided with Center for Food Safety (CFS) and its represented farmworker and conservation clients by overturning the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) decision that the toxic pesticide glyphosate is safe for humans and imperiled wildlife.… Read the rest

Be Like Publix

Be Like Publix
The grocery store chain will NOT offer COVID vaccines to children under five If you don’t live in the south, you may not know about Publix. But Publix Super Market, Inc., is a popular grocery store chain that is headquartered in Lakeland, Florida. They currently have 1,293 stores, which are located in 7 states: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia.… Read the rest

Sweden: A Cautionary (Supplement) Tale

Sweden: A Cautionary (Supplement) Tale
Sweden’s supplement restrictions show why mandatory registration for supplements in the US is such a disastrous idea. For a while now, ANH-USA has been reporting on Senator Durbin’s (D-IL) efforts to limit access to dietary supplements. We’ve said that this legislation brings us closer to a European-style system in which high-dose supplements are effectively banned. This isn’t an exaggeration, as Sen.… Read the rest

Bill Gates Buys Massive Amount of Farmland in North Dakota, But the State AG Just Stepped in

Bill Gates Buys Massive Amount of Farmland in North Dakota, But the State AG Just Stepped in
Richard Moorhead | June 22, 202 Bill Gates has made himself the single largest private owner of farmland in the United States. The globalist billionaire expanded his holdings of American farmland, accumulating a total of 242,000 acres of the most arable land in America, according to The Daily Caller. North Dakota’s attorney general is stepping in after Gates’ trust acquired six parcels of land in Pembina County.… Read the rest

Toxic mercury in fish rising

Toxic mercury in fish rising
Increasing levels of toxic mercury in cod and tuna can cause neurological disorders in children and babies whose mothers eat fish while pregnant, a study by Harvard scientists said. The concentration of methylmercury – an organic compound which can cause severe damage to the brain and nervous system – rose by 23% in cod and by 27% in bluefin tuna in the Atlantic Ocean’s Gulf of Maine over about three decades, it said.… Read the rest