How Your Memory Works, and the Surprising Implications of Impaired Memory Function

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Your memory holds a record of your entire life and shapes your identity, but the ability to form memories does not occur until the age of about five. Prior to that, lack of self-recognition prevents autobiographical memory formation

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Monsanto Ordered to Stop Making False Advertising Claims about GMOs in South Africa

penguinsAs genetically modified crops fail in several regions around the world and are exposed as a detriment to health, many are beginning to see right through the high-dollar false advertising claims projected by biotech corporations like Monsanto.

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The Tipping Point in the Fight against GMOs: Moms

shopping_GMOs_momsGenetically modified organisms (GMOs) are taking over our food supply. Nearly 80 percent of processed foods, including those labeled “natural,” contain GMOs and experts agree that organic foods are not likely entirely organic anymore due to cross-pollination (aka “genetic pollution”) between conventional and organic fields. Continue reading

Greater Lifetime Pesticide Use Causes Telomere Shortening

telomere_lengthResearchers from Northwestern University’s School of Medicine have determined that the use of certain pesticides over a lifetime produces a shortening of chromosome telomeres.

The researchers tested 1,234 men as part of a study of 57,310 licensed pesticide contractors – from the Agricultural Health Study, orchestrated by the National Cancer Institute, Continue reading

Toxic shock: California Allows Up to One Thousand Times more Glyphosate in Drinking Water than Needed to Cause Breast Cancer in Women

tapcalLate last week, a story broke that revealed glyphosate — the chemical name of Roundup herbicide — multiplies the proliferation of breast cancer cells by 500% to 1300%… even at exposures of just a few parts per trillion (ppt).

The study, published in Food and Chemical Toxicology, is entitled, “Glyphosate induces human breast cancer cells growth via estrogen receptors.” Continue reading

Analysis Identifies Shocking Problems with Monsanto’s Genetically Engineered Corn

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  • A 2012 nutritional analysis of GMO versus non-GMO corn shows shocking      differences in nutritional content. Non-GMO corn contains 437 times more      calcium, 56 times more magnesium, and 7 times more manganese than GMO corn     
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Shocking Revelation Study Has Made About Our Food

kidYou almost certainly have a significant amount of cancer-causing substances in your body. And, so does everyone you know. That shocking revelation is the conclusion of a wide-ranging clinical study that found that every single one of its test subjects tested positive for alarming levels of at least one known toxin. And, these are not the ill-defined “toxins” of the mainstream media—they are seriously harmful chemicals like arsenic, dioxins, DDE (what the body turns DDT into), dieldrin (a chemical linked to Parkinson’s disease, breast cancer, and other ailments), and Continue reading