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Rice-eating babies have high arsenic in urine

A study recently published in JAMA Pediatrics suggests that rice cereal and rice snacks may not be good for infants' health because the foods contain

Glyphosate found in some breakfast foods - new study

Glyphosate - the active ingredient found in the world most widely used herbicide called roundup has found its way to some breakfast foods such as ...
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A personal invitation from Ronnie Cummins

Join the Food Revolution! What's the latest bad food news? Ten out of 24 breakfast food items, analyzed by independent labs, tested positive for glyphosate—the key ...
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Dirty Dozen: Fruit/vegetables with highest amounts of pesticides

The Environmental Working Group updated its 2016 shoppers' guide and listed the following as the fruit/vegetables that contain highest levels of pesticides. 1 Strawberries   2 Apples   3 Nectarines   4 Peaches   5 Celery   6 Grapes   7 Cherries   8 Spinach   9 Tomatoes   10 Sweet bell peppers   11 Cherry tomatoes   12 Cucumbers   The ...
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Carrageenan, Inflammatory Agent/Carcinogen? Report Exposes Food Industry Cover Up

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDr. Linley Dixon, (970) 422-8470  Report Exposes Food Industry Cover-up Toxic, Carcinogenic, Degraded Carrageenan:Widespread Contamination Present in the Common Food-Grade Ingredient http://www.cornucopia.org/2016/04/report-exposes-food-industry-cover/ Cornucopia, WI — A just-issued report by ...
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2006 Shopper's Guide to Pesticides in Produce

  Earlier this week we released EWG's 2016 Shopper's Guide to Pesticides in Produce™. This year’s response is staggering. Hundreds of thousands of consumers like you are turning ...
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Tell Kroger & Campbell's: It's time to can BPA!

March 30, 2016 We all expect the food we buy to be safe and healthy for our families, right? Unfortunately food cans may be carrying a hidden ...
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Zinc oxide in vitamins, foods, sunscreens: Is it safe?

Friday March 25, 2016 (foodconsumer.org) -- Near 50% of food consumers use some dietary supplements, particularly multivitamin (multivitamins).  But not as many may pay attention ...
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Fluoride at high doses kills embryonic stem cells

Wed. March 2, 2016 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new study recently published in PloS One suggests that fluoride can interfere with human embryonic development or have ...
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Silica used in foods, cosmetics and drugs harm cells, DNA

Saturday Feb 27, 2016 (foodconsumer.org) -- Like some other nanoparticles, silica or silicon dioxide is widely used in processed foods, costmetic products and nanomedicines.   ...
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