The Dangers of Glyphosate

The Dangers of Glyphosate

It’s in your food and water, your bandages, even feminine hygiene products. RoundUp herbicide, known by its main ingredient, glyphosate, has been shown in studies as a cause of many serious health woes, from birth defects to Alzheimer’s disease. And even though it’s been banned in many countries, its use Continue reading

Cheerios Go Non-GMO

Cheerios Go Non-GMO

Another big brand begrudgingly cuts genetically modified ingredients out of their products, but are they really committed, or simply appeasing the moment? According to USA Today, approximately 80% of food products in the United States contain some type of GMO. The Los Angeles Times reported that 93% of all soybeans Continue reading

FDA Attacks Bad Fats

FDA Attacks Bad Fats

In 2006, research emerged indicating trans fats could be bad for our health. The FDA is confronting the issue again, and bad fats are under fire Recently, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a statement that tentatively declared partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs), our primary dietary source of trans fats, Continue reading