Current Health News

June 1, 2016 - Issue 3574


How Industry Money Keeps Unsafe Products in Wide Use — and the Public in the Dark

Drug Industry Money

June 1, 2016

Along with her husband, whose income soared from $10 million to an estimated $125 million within 3 years, and this widely respected company. If you believe the FDA should be trusted at face value, your jaw will drop as you read this.

Toxic Chemicals Deemed Safe Due to ‘Chemical Safety’ Loopholes

Chemical Safety Testing

June 1, 2016

The way the chemical regulatory systems are set up in the U.S., virtually no one is safe from toxic chemicals. The system is not only broken, but one expert has deemed it to be "unfixable."

The No. 1 Source of Pollution Might Surprise You

Farming and Fertilizer

June 1, 2016

You might be surprised to discover this source of pollution may be present in your own backyard. Through consistent use and overuse, homeowners and farmers have found the need to use this in their effort to increase yield.