Current Health News

April 19, 2016 - Issue 3531

Scientific American—Another Monsanto Bedfellow

Scientific American Magazine

April 19, 2016

As much as I like this magazine, I cannot let them slide on this issue. Why they would be so willing to risk their reputation by being associated with this is beyond belief. Please be wary of anything they share about this topic.

New Label Soon for Grass-Fed Milk and Yogurt

Milk and Yogurt Label

April 19, 2016

The term grass-fed on dairy products is often misleading, so grass-fed dairy producers are teaming up to create a new federal label to help consumers locate 100 percent grass-fed dairy products.

Junk Food Is Bad for Plants, Too

plant fertilizer

April 19, 2016

Plants doused in synthetic fertilizer and pesticides stop producing beneficial food for microbes in the soil and have less of a need to make beneficial phytochemicals. While the plants grow bigger and faster, they're ultimately unhealthy compared to plants grown as nature intended.