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  • Feb 9, 2016 1

    Tide Turning against Ag-Gag Laws?

    After last year’s landmark decision in Idaho, more ag-gag laws are being challenged in court. State-based Action Alert! Last year, we reported that a federal district court found Idaho’s “ag-gag” law unconstitutional on First Amendment grounds. Like similar ag-gag laws in seven other states,...

  • Feb 2, 2016 7

    War on Natural Medicine Continues

    If a mainstay treatment of natural medicine doctors is shown to be safe and effective by government research, what do you do? Ban it! Action Alert! Congress passed the Drug Quality and Security Act in response to bad medicine from a rogue compounded-drug company, which the FDA had known about and re...

  • Jan 28, 2016 0

    Action Alert: Protect Vaccine Choice in Virginia

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  • Jan 26, 2016 1

    Nominee for FDA Commissioner Clears Another Hurdle

    Dr. Robert Califf has deep ties to the drug industry—and he’s one step closer to becoming the new FDA commissioner. We must stop this. Action Alert! He recently cleared the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, and is now headed for a full floor vote. Sens. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK...

  • Jan 19, 2016 57

    Grass-Fed Label For Meat—Gone!

    The US Department of Agriculture is nixing its grass-fed standard, but they’re doing it for the most absurd reason imaginable. Action Alert! Last week, the USDA announced it would be withdrawing its standard for the grass-fed meat label. The agency is giving producers who used the grass-fed label...

  • Jan 12, 2016 31

    Superbugs to Kill Millions Soon?

    Just because Big Pharma can’t make big money from the potential solutions is not a reason for further delay. Action Alert! Antibiotic-resistant illnesses currently kill an estimated 700,000 people a year globally. By 2050, these illnesses are expected to kill 10 million people. Based on recent res...

  • Jan 12, 2016 18

    FDA: Your Own Cells Are a Drug!

    To protect Big Pharma, the FDA is coming after stem cell therapies. Don’t let the agency classify your body as a pharmaceutical drug. Action Alert!  In the next few months, the FDA will hold a public meeting to discuss its recent actions to clamp down on the use of autologous stem cell treatments...

  • Jan 5, 2016 13

    Medicine’s Future: Will the FDA Let It Happen?

    The most exciting and innovative advancement in medicine today is the field of medical testing. So why is the FDA strangling it? Action Alert! Natural medicine is said to stand on three legs: a natural diet, nutritional supplements, and integrative treatments. But an essential fourth leg is medical ...

  • Dec 15, 2015 49

    Your Family’s Meat—Will You Know Where It Comes From?

    A powerful international body is overriding laws passed by Congress that tell you what country your meat comes from—and Congress is letting it happen. Action Alert! Last week’s World Trade Organization (WTO) ruling is pushing some members of Congress to cave in to Big Food. The international bod...