Corporate Food, Not Energy Drinks Addiction Gateway

Corporate Food, Not Energy Drinks Addiction Gateway
Dr. Rima: Corporate Food, Not Energy Drinks Addiction Gateway Energy Drinks or Crap Food Gateway to Addictions? Next to Be Demonized: Energy Drinks as Gateway to Cocaine and Other Drug Addictions. Could the Brain Be Seeking a Way to Survive Chronic Nutrient Density Starvation? Opinion by Rima E. Laibow, MD There’s a new bogey man on the block: Energy Drinks, which are now being blamed for gateway introduction to substance abuse later in life.… Read the rest

Farmers’ Group Sues USDA Over Who Should Be Able To Determine What Is Organic

Farmers’ Group Sues USDA Over Who Should Be Able To Determine What Is Organic
Busted! Tom Vilsack and USDA Sued Over Appointing Ridiculously Underqualified Corporate Stooges To Organics Board. We’ve long known about the government/corporate revolving door, through which countless corporate shills procure themselves government appointments for a period of time, during which they oversee regulation of their areas of expertise. During these times of “service to their country,” these paragons of selflessness tweak and alter and change regulations as they apply to their former employers–interestingly and no doubt coincidentally, often in ways that benefit their former employers.… Read the rest

Buy Organic: Here Are Ten Foods You Should Never Skimp On

Buy Organic: Here Are Ten Foods You Should Never Skimp On
Ideally we would all be buying organic all the time. But the cost of shopping healthy is high. The joke is: Whole Foods? How about “whole paycheck?” The question then becomes how much is your and your family’s health really worth? By now we have all heard about Monsanto and its anti-environmental, genetically-modified crops. And as horrible as Frankenfood is, what’s possibly even more dangerous about the agro-chem company is the wild overuse of its signature herbicide Roundup(R).… Read the rest

Monsanto’s Glyphosate Over Used, Under Safe: Surprise! Monsanto Guilty of Suppressing Studies Showing Dangers

Monsanto’s Glyphosate Over Used, Under Safe: Surprise! Monsanto Guilty of Suppressing Studies Showing Dangers
The Growing Weight of Glyphosate Toxicity Katy Agruiera Weeds are tough; they grow everywhere, competing for water and nutrients with crops. If left alone, they proliferate and take over. Anyone who tries to keep a neat, green lawn can tell you that weeds are a threat to that endeavor. Any farmer will tell you that weeds present a challenge to producing the food we eat.… Read the rest