Canada Well On Its Way To Being “Codexed”

Consider a multinational pharmaceutical conglomerate that does business in many countries throughout the world. It is an inconvenient barrier and expense that every country has a different set of regulations governing the drugs it sells, and the corporation has to go through a different approval process in each state. So to eliminate this regulatory obstacle … Continue reading Canada Well On Its Way To Being “Codexed”

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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

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

Health Canada’s Hypocrisy on E-Cigarettes or Vaping

E-cigarettes have become more and more popular in the last few years. They are now widely accessible, sold at gas stations as well as specialty stores and over the internet. It’s now common to see e-cigarettes being used both inside and outside restaurants and bars. They have been praised as quitting smoking aids and have … Continue reading Health Canada’s Hypocrisy on E-Cigarettes or Vaping

The Biggest Problem with Natural Health Products Might Surprise You

Natural Health Products have been the subject of scrutiny for a very long time and though critics of their use often try to argue that manufacturers of them make unrealistic health claims or that the product inside the bottle is not what is on the label, the reality is that these baseless arguments are not … Continue reading The Biggest Problem with Natural Health Products Might Surprise You

Our Quick Tips for Avoiding GMOs

There are plenty of reasons to avoid purchasing and consuming Genetically Modified foods and agricultural products including health, safety, supporting local businesses instead of transnational corporations and helping contribute to a more ethical food industry via consumer buying power. Below are our quick tips for avoiding GMOs and foodstuffs. Avoid processed foods. It is estimated … Continue reading Our Quick Tips for Avoiding GMOs

What the Mental Health Crisis in Attawapiskat Says about Health Freedom in Canada

The Attawapiskat First Nation made headlines recently when 11 members tried to commit suicide over a weekend in April and 28 members tried to do so throughout March. Shortly after the crisis of 11 suicide attempts blew up on the national news, drawing some much-needed attention to the situation there, 5 more members attempted suicide. … Continue reading What the Mental Health Crisis in Attawapiskat Says about Health Freedom in Canada