Current Health News

May 31, 2016 - Issue 3573


The 50-Year Cover-Up Killing Millions

Testing Chicken Meat

May 31, 2016

Despite 80 percent of their chickens testing positive for the presence of foodborne pathogens salmonella or campylobacter, they're refusing to budge. Wait until you see what one of their founders said - his ignorance will truly shock you.

Here's Why 'Inert' Ingredients May Be the Most Harmful of All

Roundup Pesticide

May 31, 2016

You've probably heard about glyphosate, the toxic active ingredient in Roundup herbicide. What you probably have not heard is that Roundup's so-called inert ingredients may be even more toxic, yet escape regulatory scrutiny because they're considered inactive and are part of companies' trade secrets.

How the Zika Industry Was Born

Zika Virus

May 31, 2016

The U.S. government has proposed spending $1.9 billion to fight Zika virus, which at this point is only theoretically linked to microcephaly and is by no means an epidemic in the U.S.