Debunking Misconceptions about Organic Food

People who spend a long time arguing for GMOs often spend an equal amount of time arguing that there is no difference between organic foods and conventionally grown foods, whether GMOs or not. The fact of the matter is that there are some significant differences between organic foods and those which are conventionally grown. Below … Continue reading Debunking Misconceptions about Organic Food

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7 Things about GMOs We Want You to Know

There is a great debate happening around the world about the safety of genetically modified organisms and food, whether or not they are safe or sustainable, and whether or not we should be tampering with the relatively perfect system that nature has devised over millennia. While it is impossible to weigh in on the science … Continue reading 7 Things about GMOs We Want You to Know

3 Threats to Health Freedom in Canada

Natural Health Product Regulations In the mid-1990s Health Canada started attacking NHPs. Products were taken away from Canadians because they were not complying with the chemical drug regulations. Canadians became so alarmed that they rebelled. This was perhaps the largest citizen movement in Canadian history. The message from Canadians was clear: we wanted our access … Continue reading 3 Threats to Health Freedom in Canada

The Debate Around GMOs is Over: They Are Unsafe

In a recent Forbes article from 2014, author Jon Entine claimed that the debate around GMO foods was over because of a “new trillion meal study” that showed through common sense that they do not pose a significant or unusual health threat to either livestock eating them or the humans that consume them as well. … Continue reading The Debate Around GMOs is Over: They Are Unsafe

The Dangers of MSG That You Might Not Know About

Excerpts of this article first appeared on foodmatters.tv MSG, also known as Mono-Sodium-Glutamate, is a salt that is chemically altered to work as a flavor enhancer in processed food products. Despite having a myriad of well-documented dangers associated with it, it continues to be allowed as an additive of human foodstuffs and is consumed daily … Continue reading The Dangers of MSG That You Might Not Know About