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.
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.
Chances are you’ve heard horror stories regarding prescribed antibiotics not doing their job or worse yet, causing serious side effects.
Salt is an essential element of life. But contrary to popular belief, all salt is not created equal.
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We’ve seen the dirty dozen, but what about the clean 15? Here’s a handy look at the fruit and veggies least likely to be contaminated by pesticides.
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For 25 years E.G. Vallianatos saw the EPA from the inside, with rising dismay over how pressure from politicians and threats from huge corporations were turning the public’s watchdog into a “polluter’s protection agency.”
Using popular toothpaste brands may be getting your teeth cleaner and whiter, but what is it doing to your overall health? A new report reveals mainstream toothpaste ingredients are carcinogenic.
Even if clean and pure, is cow’s milk fit for humans to consume at all?
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How has the industry kept scientists from asking: Does sugar kill?
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HoneyColony consulted a handful of experts to learn what’s lurking in our drinking water, and how to create water that’s actually beneficial.
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More than 5,000 ingredients find their way into our perfume and cologne, but somehow aren’t displayed on the label. Here’s a look at the circus that is the self-regulated fragrance industry, and the real dangers involved.
A report by The Cornucopia Institute on the common food additive carrageenan exposes the industry’s hidden data. Find out more!