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the Organic Review: Campbell’s Soup Being Sued for “Natural” Label, Uses GM Corn

the Organic Review: Campbell’s Soup Being Sued for “Natural” Label, Uses GM Corn | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
Food labels are sometimes humorous to the health-conscious consumer but have ultimately shaped the way shoppers perceive various products, such as ‘diet soda’ for instance. Many shoppers view ‘diet...
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Eric Larson's curator insight, July 1, 9:59 AM
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Foot-in-Mouth Disease, GM Style

Will the biotech companies ever give up on trying to sell Europe their genetically modified crops?  Their latest PR man is the UK’s Minister for the Department of the Environment, Food and Rural Af...
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New Study Links GMO Food To Leukemia

New Study Links GMO Food To Leukemia | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
A new study, yet to receive any media attention, reveals the “leukemogenic” properties of the Bt toxin biopesticides engineered into the vast majority of GMO food crops already within the US food s...
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Cuts to healthcare spending putting Spaniards’ lives at risk, report finds

Austerity kills is the message of a study published by the ‘British Medical Journal’ Austerity measures could mean the dismantling of a large part of the Spanish health system and significantly dam...
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Argentina Develops Therapeutic Vaccine To Combat Lung Cancer

Argentina Develops Therapeutic Vaccine To Combat Lung Cancer | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
BUENOS AIRES – Argentine writer Julio Cortazar once wrote: “Hope belongs to life, it is life defending itself.” This sentiment accompanies news of the first therapeutic vaccine against advanced lun...
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Corruption, Banks, Politics, health, welfare, rights/liberties oil & gas, Ireland, The world and anything that catches my fancy
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GMO Soy and GMO Sugar in your diet Drinks...Yuk

GMO Soy and GMO Sugar in your diet Drinks...Yuk | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
GMO Soy and GMO Sugar in your diet drinks...Yuck,yuck and yuck Awakening Ireland.
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Hungary Torches 500 Hectares Of GM Corn To Eradicate GMOs From Food Supply

Hungary Torches 500 Hectares Of GM Corn To Eradicate GMOs From Food Supply | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
When it comes to protecting the public from GMOs, Hungary knows how to get the job done:  set fire to the fields growing GM corn! Although environmentalists might at first argue about the ramificat...
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Eric Larson's curator insight, July 10, 7:53 AM
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Consumers Will Soon Have Devices In Their Hands To Detect GMO and Toxic Foods

In the not too distant future, consumers will be able to run on-the-spot tests for environmental toxins, GMOs, pesticides, food safety and more with their smartphones and other hand-held devices. E...
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Eric Larson's curator insight, October 24, 10:44 AM
Toxic food detection?
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Plain cigarette packets to be introduced

Plain cigarette packets to be introduced | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
The Minister for Health Dr James Reilly has described tobacco companies as “purveyors of death”. Dr Reilly said he lost his brother, a doctor and smoker, to lung cancer and his father, another smok...
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Regulators Discover a Hidden Viral Gene in Commercial GMO Crops

Regulators Discover a Hidden Viral Gene in Commercial GMO Crops | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
How should a regulatory agency announce they have discovered something potentially very important about the safety of products they have been approving for over twenty years? In the course of analy...
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Bee Health: EU-wide restrictions on Pesticide use to enter into force on 1 December

Bee Health: EU-wide restrictions on Pesticide use to enter into force on 1 December | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
Some good news Bee Health: EU-wide restrictions on Pesticide use to enter into force on 1 December A restriction on the use of three pesticides belonging to the neonicotinoid family was today adopt...
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The Irish Abortion Bill Reveals a Deeply Ingrained Disregard for the Personhood of Women

The Irish Abortion Bill Reveals a Deeply Ingrained Disregard for the Personhood of Women | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
On Thursday 11 July, Ireland passed an abortion law legalising abortions for women if a woman's life is under threat. Whilst this is indeed a big step forward for women's reproductive rights in the...
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New GMO Study Raises Health Concerns

New GMO Study Raises Health Concerns | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
A new study looking at pigs that eat genetically engineered (GE) versus non-GE feed suggests we could be overlooking health problems associated with using the unnatural gene technology in crops tha...
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Eric Larson's curator insight, July 1, 10:00 AM
New GMO concerns?
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GMO and Monsanto Roundup: Glyphosate Weedkiller in our Food and Water?

GMO and Monsanto Roundup: Glyphosate Weedkiller in our Food and Water? | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
Historians may look back and write about how willing we are to sacrifice our children and jeopardize future generations with a massive experiment that is based on false promises and flawed science ...
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Blood test could spot Alzheimer's

A blood test that could spot early signs of Alzheimer's is being perfected by scientists. Sufferers of the neurodegenerative disease, which causes progressive loss of memory, have higher levels of ...
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U.S. nuclear site “a true horror story” — Officials should be screaming at top of their lungs in outrage — “Problems could lead to explosions or nuclear reactions” #Hanford

U.S. nuclear site “a true horror story” — Officials should be screaming at top of their lungs in outrage — “Problems could lead to explosions or nuclear reactions” #Hanford | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
Hanford’s 56 million gallons of the most contaminated nuclear waste in the western hemisphere is a true horror story. [ In February, officials announced that six single-shell tanks were leaking. Th...
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The Monsanto Tipping Point Has Been Reached: We Shall Overcome Global Food Injustice (GMO)

Monsanto is now in full retreat against a global grassroots rejection of its poisons and lies. The company is backpedaling on every front now, even admitting defeat in Europe and now trying to focu...
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Eric Larson's curator insight, August 21, 10:55 AM
Monsanto tipping point?
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Coming to a Cinema near You.

Coming to a Cinema near You. | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
Coming to a Cinema near You- The Bad Seed Produced By Monsanto Films http://www.internetweekly.org/
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Russia Warns Obama: Global War Over “Bee Apocalypse” Coming Soon

Russia Warns Obama: Global War Over “Bee Apocalypse” Coming Soon | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
The shocking minutes relating to President Putin’s meeting this past week with US Secretary of State John Kerry reveal the Russian leaders “extreme outrage” over the Obama regimes continued protect...
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Eric Larson's curator insight, July 10, 7:52 AM
Bee Apocalypse?
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27 Ways To Tell You’re Too Stoned

You really shouldn’t have smoked that whole joint by yourself. 1. Before it really kicks in, you make big plans to be productive… Which lasts about five minutes. Source: virgineunuchother.tumblr.co...
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Portraits of Soldiers Before, During, and After War

Portraits of Soldiers Before, During, and After War | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
Private Chris MacGregor, 24 Photographer Lalage Snow, who is currently based in Kabul, Afghanistan, embarked on an 8-month-long project titled We Are The Not Dead featuring portraits of British sol...
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The Goodman Affair: Monsanto Targets the Heart of Science

The Goodman Affair: Monsanto Targets the Heart of Science | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
Richard Smith, former editor of the British Medical Journal, has jested that instead of scientific peer review, its rival The Lancet had a system of throwing a pile of papers down the stairs and pu...
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Eric Larson's curator insight, August 21, 10:57 AM
Goodman affair?
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Violence against women, how society fuels it and what we can do about it | An Cailín Rua

Violence against women, how society fuels it and what we can do about it | An Cailín Rua | Food,Health and GMO | Scoop.it
This post is written with someone in mind. Someone to whom I owe more, far more than I could ever put into words here. I’ve mentioned her before in my blog, but her name was Karen. She was a collea...
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