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  • Mar 14, 2019 0

    Fracking Fluid Used to Irrigate Organic Crops

    A loophole in organic regulations means we’re eating more dangerous chemicals. Action Alert! Oil and gas wastewater is contaminating our crops—even some organic crops. Worse, we don’t even know all of the chemicals that we are eating, since the cocktails companies use in their o...

  • Mar 14, 2019 0

    Bioidentical Hormones: Some Good News, Some Troubling News

    Hormones are safe from one threat, but the danger isn’t over. Action Alert! In 2016, we detailed a new threat to bioidentical hormones, which help with hormonal imbalances, such as menopause or fertility challenges. TherapeuticsMD (TMD), a drug company specializing in women’s heal...

  • Mar 14, 2019 0

    Poop: Pharma’s Next Goldmine?

    The FDA wants to turn poop into profit for Big Pharma. We can’t let it happen. Action Alert! The FDA is on the verge of deciding the future of fecal microbiota transplants (FMT), a promising new treatment that harnesses the power of the gut microbiome to fight illness. The agency i...

  • Feb 28, 2019 0

    Diapers and Menstrual Pads Laced with Toxic Chemicals

    Presence of endocrine disrupting chemicals in most brands is a major hazard. Action Alert! A new report highlighted by Environmental Health News demonstrates that most diapers and menstrual pads contain volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and phthalates, endangering millions of babies and seniors w...

  • Feb 28, 2019 0

    We Can No Longer Rely on Organic Standard

    The USDA’s organics program has been taken over by corporate interests; it’s time to fight back. Action Alert! Consumers looking for clean, healthy food have for years turned to foods with the USDA’s organic seal. This seal is understood to mean that the food has been grown in accor...