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This will be a disaster for consumers

'greatness and beauty'  Dear Organic Consumer, Passing through an airport recently, I picked up Malcolm Gladwell’s latest book, “David and Goliath.”  In the book’s introduction, Gladwell says he

To the Editor: "Unhygienic Egg" Story is also Untrue

Dear Editor: Publishing today's article “Unhygienic Egg Production Behind Bird Flu in the U.S.”  is unworthy of your readers due to the many untrue statements. http://www.foodconsumer.org/newsite /Safety/biological/bird_flu_in_us ...
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Letter to the editor: Water fluoridation is not based on science

The chemical used for fluoridation is not a natural mineral. Fluorosilicic acid used for fluoridation across this country is an unstable poisonous hazardous waste chemical ...
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Shocking Facts About the Meat Industry

Visit the Mercola Video Library Story at-a-glance+ By Dr. Mercola There are many reasons to switch to grass-fed beef.1 For example, I've discussed thenutritional differences between organic pastured beef2 and that ...
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Join the boodle boycott

PRESS RELEASE JOIN THE NOODLE BOYCOTT Researchers from Baylor University Medical Center and Harvard School of Public Health have found that instant noodle consumption is linked to ...
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Will Drinking Diet Soda Help You Lose Weight?

Story at-a-glance − An industry-funded study claims that diet soda drinkers lose weight faster than those who don’t drink ANY soda at all The study comes on ...
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Letter to editor: Ramazzini Caution

http://www.foodconsumer.org /newsite/Safety/chemical/ aspartame_can_be_a_potential_ carcinogen_0721140644.html You recently posted an article about work by the Italian Ramazzini Foundation calling for the urgent consideration of aspartame as a carcinogen.  ...
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Label Review Reveals Another Reason FDA Guidance Won’t Stop Misuse of Antibiotics in Livestock

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASETuesday, March 11, 2013   Label Review Reveals Another Reason FDA Guidance Won’t Stop Misuse of Antibiotics in Livestock Washington, D.C.— The practice of giving low ...
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Allergy Alert Issued On Undeclared Peanut Allergen In Dairy Rich Chocolate Ice Cream

Recall -- Firm Press Release   FDA posts press releases and other notices of recalls and market withdrawals from the firms involved as a service to consumers, ...
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Are You Eating These Unsavory Ingredients? Part Two

High Fructose Corn Syrup and Artificial Sweeteners in Soft Drinks Scientists and health professionals cannot decide which is worse--high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) or artificial sweeteners ...
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