Current Health News

March 12, 2019 - Issue 4593

Why Herd Immunity Is a Hoax

vaccine herd immunity

March 12, 2019

At least five vaccine documentaries questioning safety have been removed from Amazon's streaming service. And that's not the only platform practicing censorship. Pinterest has also blocked all vaccine related searches. What are they hiding?

Genetic Editing of Animals Has Horrible Side Effects

crispr gene editing

March 12, 2019

Scientists are using CRISPR and other gene-editing technologies to create pigs with bigger muscles, cows without horns and goats with longer fur, but unintended side effects, like enlarged tongues and additional vertebrae, have been reported. What other unintended consequences of gene editing exist - and is food from these altered animals really safe to eat?

Monsanto Article Retracted

monsanto article retracted

March 12, 2019

A meta-analysis of glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, linked it to Non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Forbes published a scathing review of the meta-analysis by Geoffrey Kabat, only to pull the article amid allegations of false claims and conflicts of interest.