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Rumors Swirl, But Bayer Says It Remains Committed To Roundup

As new peer reviewed scientific studies showing causation for cancers and Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma appear monthly…..”Despite Bayer’s vocal commitment to the herbicide, the company still faces ongoing litigation from more than 18,000 U.S. plaintiffs who claim that Roundup caused their cancer.” From Farm Group Ag Pro: Rumors Swirl, But Bayer Says It Remains Committed To Roundup […]

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What the pesticides in our urine tell us about organic food | Kendra Klein and Anna Lappé | Opinion | The Guardian

“When you choose organically-grown products, you’re guaranteed they were not grown with chlorpyrifos or the roughly 900 synthetic pesticides allowed in non-organic agriculture. Many of these pesticides are now understood to cause cancer, affect the body’s hormonal systems, disrupt fertility, cause developmental delay for children or Parkinson’s, depression, or Alzheimer’s as we age. “ What

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CRISPR, one of the biggest science stories of the decade, explained – Vox

“A big concern is that while CRISPR is relatively simple and powerful, it isn’t perfect. Scientists have recently learned that the approach to gene editing can inadvertently wipe out and rearrange large swaths of DNA in ways that may imperil human health. That follows recent studies showing that CRISPR-edited cells can inadvertently trigger cancer. That’s

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California allowed to label Roundup as carcinogen

Public health before profits? Alternative to glyphosate: one gallon vinegar, 2 cups Epsom salts, 1/4 cup dawn dish soap. Some people like organe oil as part of the recipe. Court Rules Against Monsanto, Allows California To Put Cancer Warning On Roundup http://sacramento.cbslocal.com/2017/01/27/court-rules-against-monsanto-allows-california-to-put-cancer-warning-on-roundup/ FRESNO, Calif. (AP) – California can require Monsanto to label its popular weed-killer Roundup

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What you need to know about disease and glyphosate…..thanks Big Dave & Eric for the article

Here’s a scientific article from 2 years ago about the danger of glyphosate/. http://www.organic-systems.org/journal/92/abstracts/Swanson-et-al.html There is more recent research which supports the assertions of the article Here’s the abstract, the whole article is available at the URL. Abstract A huge increase in the incidence and prevalence of chronic diseases has been reported in the United

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