A Better Way to Raise Cancer Awareness: Dirty Dozen of Endocrine Disruptors

A Better Way to Raise Cancer Awareness: Dirty Dozen of Endocrine Disruptors

We’ve passed through October, and the swaths of pink that accompany Breast Cancer Awareness month have had their run. Now we’re in the midst of Movember, which does similar work for prostate and testicular cancer. While championing survivors and raising money for research is worthy of support, what about addressing some of the known contributors… Read more »

Tell the FDA: Just Label It, and Demand Your Right to Know about GMO Foods

Tell the FDA: Just Label It, and Demand Your Right to Know about GMO Foods

From the team at the Environmental Working Group, Just Label It is a petition to the FDA to label GMO foods. EWG says, “Genetically engineered foods are appearing on supermarket shelves with increasing frequency. More than 80 percent of crops like corn and soy are genetically engineered. Some 60 to 70 percent of processed foods… Read more »

Roundup: Worse than We Thought

Roundup: Worse than We Thought

For years, Monsanto touted their pesticide Roundup as an environmentally benign pesticide. But this year, the reputation of Roundup has taken a beating, along with the genetically modified crops that Monsanto has created to withstand their pesticide. First was the study confirming the toxic nature of Roundup’s “inert” ingredients, then there was the revelation that… Read more »