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New Study Links Monsanto’s Roundup A Host Of Diseases

New Study Links Monsanto’s Roundup A Host Of Diseases

A new study published last week in Entropy suggests that Glyphosate, the most popular herbicide in the world and a key ingredient in Monsanto’s roundup, has been linked to gastrointestinal disorders, obesity, diabetes, heart disease, depression, autism, infertility, cancer and […]

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Organic Produce Exposed At A Middle School Science Fair

Organic Produce Exposed At A Middle School Science Fair

The decades-long organic food debate has found its way from laboratories to farms and our very own kitchens. So, is organic produce really healthier for you? In 2010,

School Snacks Take A VERY Small Step In The Right Direction

School Snacks Take A VERY Small Step In The Right Direction

Yesterday, the USDA shared its next generation of proposed regulations in the fight against childhood obesity. The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 was the first school lunch

Top Articles for December 23 - December 29, 2012

Top Articles for December 23 – December 29, 2012

An Electron Microscope Reveals The Hidden Horrors Of Processed Foods Photographer Caren Alpert wanted a new perspective on everyday foods, so she turned to one of sciences' greatest tools,

Family Meals: A Potential Link To Life Or Death For Your Children

Family Meals: A Potential Link To Life Or Death For Your Children

It's no secret that our society has moved away from both family meals and the dining room table, but new research suggests that this may be contributing to

Alert: Recall on Mangos Due To Salmonella Connection

According to USA Today, Splendid Products of Burlingame, California issued a recall on Daniella-brand mangoes imported from Mexico. The recall was issued Monday in the wake of growing

Food Injustice Behind Prison Walls

Food Injustice Behind Prison Walls

In late June, the Weston A. Price Foundation announced that they were sponsoring a lawsuit against the state of Illinois. The target of their suit is the “cruel

Why Grocery Store Tomatoes Taste Bland

Why Grocery Store Tomatoes Taste Bland

We have found ourselves increasingly disappointed by the bland, mealy tomatoes showing up on grocery store shelves. Have you ever noticed that tomatoes you buy at the grocery

The Health Benefits of Dandelions

The Health Benefits of Dandelions

Spring marks the beginning of an epic battle against the dreaded dandelion, but this resilient weed has a ton of health benefits. Dandelions, a good source of fiber,

Is wheat evil?

Is wheat evil?

Up until recently, we were under the impression that it was ok to consume a few servings of wheat or other grains daily. In fact, we were surprised