September 19, 2012, may go down in history as another turning point for the stand against GMOs in our diet.
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Thursday, September 20, 2012
Children’s shampoo and other bath products are touted as safe and gentle, but they’re often filled with contaminants and toxins, according to laboratory tests commissioned by the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics and the Environmental Working Group (EWG). Together, they had popular children’s bath products tested for contaminants by an independent laboratory.
Thursday, September 13, 2012
The organic vs. conventional food debate continues, and a new study by Stanford University is one of the most recent to hit the headlines, indicating that there’s little evidence of health benefits from organic foods. The study analyzed some existing studies comparing organic and conventional foods. Dena Bravata, M.D., M.S., the senior author, says, “There isn’t much difference between organic and conventional foods, if you’re an adult and making a decision based solely on your health.”
Thursday, September 6, 2012
No one likes to be forced into anything. In fact, having the freedom of choice is one of the prerogatives we humans appreciate. The power to choose, however, is being challenged when it comes to how we use farmland and raise animals—if some people have their way.