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Amid Superbug Scourge, Study Finds 1 in 3 Antibiotic Prescriptions Unnecessary

Amid Superbug Scourge, Study Finds 1 in 3 Antibiotic Prescriptions Unnecessary

By Andrea Germanos Common Dreams May 4, 2016   Amid Superbug Scourge, Study Finds 1 in 3 Antibiotic Prescriptions Unnecessary ‘Reducing the needless use of antibiotics will slow the emergence of antibiotic-resistant microbes, so-called superbugs, which are among the most urgent public health threats of our time.’     New findings published Tuesday shed more […]


EPA Using Industry-Funded Research to Determine if Glyphosate Causes Cancer

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams May 3, 2016   EPA Using Industry-Funded Research to Determine if Glyphosate Causes Cancer A since-deleted analysis posted the agency’s website shows it is relying on unpublished reports from groups linked to biochem industry     The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) used industry-funded research to conclude that the herbicide […]

EPA Using Industry-Funded Research to Determine if Glyphosate Causes Cancer

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Rights Versus Wishes

By Walter E. Williams LewRockwell.com April 20, 2016   Rights Versus Wishes   Here is what presidential aspirant Sen. Bernie Sanders said: “I believe that health care is a right of all people.” President Barack Obama declared that health care “should be a right for every American.” The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops: “Every […]


HALF of all published ‘scientific’ literature is completely fabricated or false

By Daniel Barker Natural News April 15, 2016   HALF of all published ‘scientific’ literature is completely fabricated or false     For years, alternative news sources such as Natural News have been warning the public about industry-generated scientific research which incorporates falsified data to produce desired results. These charges have now been corroborated by Dr. […]

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The Legalization Cure for the Heroin Epidemic

By Mark Thornton Mises.org March 29, 2016   The Legalization Cure for the Heroin Epidemic   A heroin epidemic has been spreading across the United States, expanding enormously for the last several years. With it, the number of people dying has also increased dramatically. While politicians offer failed solutions like “securing the borders,” the real […]

The Legalization Cure for the Heroin Epidemic

Radioactive tritium found present at over 200 times normal levels in Florida Bay

Radioactive tritium found present at over 200 times normal levels in Florida Bay

By Jennifer Lea Reynolds Natural News March 19, 2016   Radioactive tritium found present at over 200 times normal levels in Florida Bay     The water quality throughout the United States leaves much to be desired; it’s in such horrible shape that just about everywhere you turn, it’s ruining people’s health. This isn’t about […]


Global Actions Demand Fast Food Giants Get Antibiotics ‘Off the Menu’

By Deirdre Fulton Common Dreams March 15, 2016   Global Actions Demand Fast Food Giants Get Antibiotics ‘Off the Menu’ Despite worldwide concern about the overuse of antibiotics, their use in agriculture is due to increase by two-thirds by 2030   In light of the public health risks associated with increasing antibiotic resistance, activists in 60 […]

Global Actions Demand Fast Food Giants Get Antibiotics 'Off the Menu'

EU Commission Pesticide Procedure Ruled Illegal http://journal-neo.org/2016/03/11/eu-commission-pesticide-procedure-ruled-illegal/

EU Commission Pesticide Procedure Ruled Illegal

By F. William Engdahl New Eastern Outlook March 11, 2016   EU Commission Pesticide Procedure Ruled Illegal   It’s little wonder that people like many of those in the UK want to get out of the European Union. It is rapidly evolving into a concentration of corruption that rivals that of Kiev or of the Roman […]


Mandatory Depression Screening is A Depressing Thought

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute February 8, 2016     Mandatory Depression Screening is A Depressing Thought   The United States Preventive Services Task Force recently recommended mandatory depression screening for all Americans. The task force wants to force health insurance companies to pay for the screening. Basic economics, as well as the Obamacare […]

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Glyphosate, the key ingredient in Monsanto's herbicide Roundup

A “Probable Carcinogen,” Monsanto’s Glyphosate Most Heavily Used Weed-Killer Ever

By Andrea Germanos Common Dreams February 4, 2016   A “Probable Carcinogen,” Monsanto’s Glyphosate Most Heavily Used Weed-Killer Ever Author of new report says growth in its use ‘will likely contribute to a host of adverse environmental and public health consequences’     Glyphosate, the key ingredient in Monsanto’s herbicide Roundup, is now the most heavily used […]


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Why (and How) to Know the Origin of Your Meat

By Daisy Luther The Organic Prepper December 30, 2015   Why (and How) to Know the Origin of Your Meat     As often occurs, members of Congress snuck some crusty little barnacles onto the budget bill that would have been hard to pass on their own. One of those was repealing the law that […]


Another VA Headache: Privacy Violations Rising at Veterans’ Medical Facilities

By Annie Waldman and Charles Ornstein ProPublica December 30, 2015   Another VA Headache: Privacy Violations Rising at Veterans’ Medical Facilities Deceased vets’ data has been sent to the wrong widows. Employees have snooped on the records of patients who’ve committed suicide. And whistleblowers say their own medical privacy has been violated. In response, the […]

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