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August 21, 2018

Even With Name Change Monsanto Company Can’t Hide Evil Ways

The Monsanto company has been killing weeds and everything else for over half a century with an impressive cache of hellish weapons including Agent Orange, DDT, PCBs, Roundup, and GMOs. Despite a name change and friends in high places, a California superior court beat Monsanto like a toxic piñata over glyphosate.

GW Pharmaceuticals
July 25, 2018

GW Pharmaceuticals’ Epidiolex: Money For Nothin’ And Side-Effects For Free

It’s a familiar song, the FDA singing high praise for Epidiolex, a pharmaceutical version of CBD that is less effective than the non-approved whole plant version and costs a ton more. Then there’s the matter of Epidiolex side-effects — everything from elevated liver enzymes and infections to attempts of suicide.

Epidiolex
June 4, 2018

The CBD Takeover: Big Pharma Makes Its Move with Epidiolex

Is the era of affordable, effective CBD oil coming to an end? Caught between CBD politics and Big Pharma’s backing of the Federal Drug Administration, the industrial hemp industry, as well as thousands of chronic disease sufferers, fear the worst with the likely approval of GW Pharmaceutical’s Epidiolex.

stomach bacteria
May 30, 2018

Exploring Stomach Bacteria: Surging Interest Despite Doctor Ignorance

While holistic and functional medicine practitioners continue to explore and incorporate research that screams the importance of stomach bacteria, conventional doctors largely ignore our gut microbiomes opting instead for antibiotics and other strong Big Pharma medications that kill beneficial microbes.