Yarrow herb is stronger than DEET at repelling mosquitos and ticks, and it’s completely non-toxic

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We're approaching summer bug season in many parts of the northern hemisphere, which in addition to sun and fun means lots of smelly insect repellant wafting through the air. The standard chemical ingredient in many conventional bug sprays is DEET, a neurotoxic chemical that, although it seems to work against annoying critters, is also working against you and your family's … [Read more...]

Doctors against vaccines – These physicians actually did the research

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These following doctors were not content with half-truths, propaganda, and lies. They did their own research. Nancy Banks, M.D. Dr. Banks earned her medical degree at Harvard Medical School. She also earned an MBA in finance from Pace university. She completed her internship and residency at Saint Luke's Hospital and Mount Sinai Hospital and Medical Center. She is a board … [Read more...]

Statin scam exposed: Cholesterol drugs cause rapid aging, brain damage and diabetes

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Statins, the widely prescribed class of drugs said to lower "bad" cholesterol and reduce the risk of heart problems, has recently come under fire after a study revealed that they destroy human health more than they work to improve it. Sadly, many people take statin drugs, which are commonly known by brand names including Lipitor, Crestor and Zocor. Prescription drug spending … [Read more...]

The 10 worst toxins in vitamins, supplements and health foods

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So what, exactly, is in the vitamins, herbs and superfood supplements that we buy? When these are sold most of us automatically assume they are safe. And while the natural products industry actually does have a good safety record, especially when you contrast it with all of the people killed by Big Pharma every year, it still suffers from a lot of hidden toxins that are used … [Read more...]

El Salvador Farmers Kick Monsanto Out

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by Christina Sarich Farmers from El Salvador make many US biotech farming practices look like the work of a bunch of crazed lunatics. At least in El Salvador they realize the importance of non-GM food and heritage seed saving. After outperforming Monsanto’s biotech seed with record crop yields, they have also now managed a giant defeat of Monsanto by preventing the company … [Read more...]

Top anti-GMO scientists band together in film exposing threats and secrecy

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Looking for a some mind-expanding entertainment? Check out Scientists Under Attack: Genetic Engineering in the Magnetic Field of Money, a film by german director Bertram Verhaag. "Árpád Pusztai and Ignacio Chapela have two things in common. They are distinguished scientists, and their careers lie in ruins. Both chose to investigate the phenomenon of genetic engineering. Both … [Read more...]

Student’s Faucet Design Saves Water By Swirling It Into Beautiful Patterns

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Award winning designer, Simin Qiu, has developed a faucet that produces a spiralling stream of water and conserves 15% more water than yesterday's faucet. Two turbines inside the faucet head spin as the water flows through them, producing a latticed spiralling effect.   The water comes out gentler and faster, as it responds in .3 seconds as opposed to .7 … [Read more...]

Fox reporters fired for exposing Monsanto growth hormone. Here’s what they have to say.

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"This is video is from the documentary The Corporation which examines modern-day corporations, featuring interviews with corporate critics such as Noam Chomsky, Naomi Klein and Howard Zinn. Steve Wilson and Jane Akre were working on a series talking about health concerns related to Monsanto’s growth hormone. The growth hormone did not comply with safety requirements as … [Read more...]

Russia is giving free farm-land away to any citizen willing to work it

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The Russian government has made an interesting decision to give away free land to anyone willing to farm it. In Russia's Far-East Federal District, that ranges all the way to the Pacific Ocean, areas of land, 2.5 acres in size, will be given to any Russian citizen that wants to work it. “It will allow Russians, especially the youth, to discover in the Far East a real … [Read more...]