Industrial agriculture, characterized by concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs) and vast swatches of genetically engineered (GE) monocrops, claims to be the solution to ending world hunger. They downplay the fact that their version of farming is destroying the environment with excessive waste … Continue reading Industrial Ag Is Not Feeding the World, but It’s Feeding Babies Pesticides
Most people who don’t live in Florida are not aware that the state is kind of famous (or infamous, depending on your point of view) for sinkholes; in fact, they’re fairly common.
(NaturalNews) Before you make that next sandwich, you may want to read the list of ingredients on your bread bag label – because there’s a very good chance that it may contain carcinogens.
Did you know that 1 in 7 American households experience food insecurity, not knowing whether they’ll be able to eat on any given day? It’s a massive problem, but one that communities across the country are beginning to tackle in earnest.
It’s no surprise that the US government would look the other way when lower IQ and cancer are business as usual.
(NaturalNews) In recent years there have been increasing reports that “smart meters” – the digitized electric meters that are designed to send usage figures to power companies wirelessly – are causing a range of health issues.
(NaturalNews) Common Core, a set of federally backed standards for public school curricula, is not a method for learning but rather memorization, a technique focused on standardizing academia while ignoring the benefits of creativity.
(NaturalNews) Decades after the practice was banned via federal regulations, there are still a number of damaging effects lingering from a legacy of dumping into the environment tens of thousands of pounds of chemical waste used to produce pesticides.
Kraft’s mac and cheese may be a convenient, easy, and cheap dinner alternative, but if you are feeding your family this simple and quick dinner, you may be slowly poisoning them.
(NaturalNews) Did you know that nonstick cookware is made with highly reactive and toxic fluoride chemicals that can turn to toxic gas at everyday cooking temperatures? Although numerous chemicals are used to produce nonstick coatings, all of them are in the family known a perfluorinated chemicals (PFCs). These toxins have been linked to a wide array of health problems, including thyroid dysfunction, lowered infant birth weight, liver inflammation, high cholesterol and weakened immune function. They build up in the body and are nearly impossible to flush out or destroy. They have been found in the bodies of nearly every U.S. resident tested. According … Continue reading Are you being poisoned by your Teflon pan?
(NaturalNews) In the late 1970s and early 1980s, over 50 American women were killed by their tampons. Although the FDA and the feminine hygiene industry have gone to tremendous lengths to try to memory hole this true history (and label it just a “rumor”), tampons made from certain non-natural fibers were found to harbor deadly bacteria and release a sufficient quantity of chemicals to kill or injure over a thousand women. As the Organic Consumers Association has published: The worst offenders were Procter and Gamble’s ultra-absorbent Rely tampons. According to the book Soap Opera: The Inside Story of Procter and Gamble, … Continue reading Are you putting Monsanto in your vagina? 85% of tampons and feminine hygiene products contaminated with cancer-causing glyphosate herbicide
(NaturalNews) The Coca-Cola logo is commonplace and well-established; the slanted white lettering on a red background is recognized by virtually everyone around the globe. However, a Nicaraguan graphic designer by the name of Fabio Pantoja is changing things up, and not in ways that would please the soda giant. In an effort to visually convey the health harms that Coca-Cola unleashes on the body, he created an unexpected twist on the otherwise simple, lighthearted logo. His shocking infographic incorporates the various body parts that the soda destroys right in with the lettering; for example, there is an eyeball dangling from … Continue reading Eye-opening infographic reveals the extensive destruction Coca-Cola unleashes on internal organs
(NaturalNews) Supporters of genetically modified or engineered foods want you to believe that the concept is no big deal and that humans have been cross-breeding and “modifying” food for centuries. In reality, however, GMO seeds and foods created in a … Continue reading Rare film clip shows George H. W. Bush plotting with Monsanto to use US government to spread GMO imperialism
(NaturalNews) Researchers from Harvard and MIT claim to have discovered the mechanism by which a specific gene variant increases the risk of obesity in a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Shockingly, the researchers claim that this discovery … Continue reading Researchers want to genetically modify humans in supposed “cure” for obesity
(NaturalNews) The US has a unique system in place for regulating food chemicals. It’s been around since 1958, providing loop holes for companies to sneak through. Initially designed to provide oversight, this system has instead become a gateway for welcoming … Continue reading Why does Big Food put harmful chemicals in cereal in America but not Europe?
Power company forces Detroit family to rely on generator A Detroit family that removed their home’s “Smart Meter” has been forced to rely on a generator after a local power company shut off their electricity. The incident began last June when Andrea McNich and her husband asked to have their Smart Meter removed after Andrea began experiencing health issues. “I started to not feel well again,” Andrea told WXYZ News. “I suffer from migraines and they started to come back and I couldn’t figure out what it was. And then other people in the community, and I have clients all over … Continue reading JUDGE: POWER COMPANY CAN REFUSE ELECTRICITY TO FAMILY THAT REMOVED SMART METER
Along with a petrol-based chemical Image Credits: Mike Mozart / Flickr Ever wonder what makes up highly popular fast food, such as McDonald’s chicken nuggets or french fries? If the fast food giants recently launched ‘transparency campaign’ tells us anything, it’s that the public is increasingly demanding truth and change. But what McDonald’s ‘truth campaign’ isn’t telling us is that much of its food is lathered in questionable, health-compromising ingredients. In the most recent transparency video from McDonald’s, Grant Imahara explains that there are 19 ingredients in America’s favorite fries, one of which is polydimethylsiloxane, which is used in the production of silly … Continue reading The 19 Ingredients in McDonald’s Fries – Including a Form of Silicone Found in Silly Putty
(NaturalNews) In order to make plastics pliable and thermal receipt paper printable, certain chemicals have to be added to the mix that a growing body of research shows can damage the human endocrine system and cause other serious health damage. And some of the latest research on this subject warns that a popular alternative to bisphenol A (BPA), the infamous plastics chemical that manufacturers are actively phasing out of their products, may inhibit the development of brain cells and promote hyperactivity. Researchers from the University of Calgary in Canada found that bisphenol S (BPS), a chemical that some had hoped … Continue reading BPA alternative in plastics disrupts brain cell growth, triggers hyperactivity
(NaturalNews) Wednesday, January 28, 2015, is a date that anti-fluoridation activists in Dallas, Texas — and perhaps around the nation– are eagerly awaiting. It’s the date that City Hall officials are expected to decide whether or not fluoridation of the public water works will continue.(1) Sites dedicated to getting such toxicity out of the area water supply are in full swing, one being the Fluoride Action North Texas Facebook page. Several posts there encourage making one’s voice heard about the issue, urging people to appear at Dallas City Hall (1500 Marilla Street) at [8:00] in the morning on decision day.(2) … Continue reading Dallas voting to possibly end water fluoridation Wednesday
(NaturalNews) Here’s a story to file in the “gross” category. For two years, a McDonald’s cheeseburger and fries, along with a Taco Bell soft shell chicken taco, have sat on display, unwrapped and uneaten. That’s not the big deal. The eye-opening shocker is that 24 months later, they still look as fresh-from-the-kitchen as they did the day they were served. Even more disturbing, bugs won’t even go near the junk food. Wayne State University Assistant professor of food science Yafan Zhang says that the ability for this food to look the same today as it did two years ago is … Continue reading Fast food meal remains unchanged after two years sitting on counter; bugs and fungi avoid toxic, junk food