GMO Labelling, Quit Smoking and Why You Are Hungry

labelling foods with GMO ingredients, some quit smoking advice, why you are hungry and naturally white teeth.

Plague: What to Know in 2019

It dates back to the 6th century, but bubonic plague is still active in the U.S. Three new cases have been reported in the last six months in cats, but no humans, in Wyoming.

Many Oncologists Unsure of LGBTQ Health Needs

Most doctors surveyed said they were comfortable treating lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender patients, but half or fewer felt confident in their knowledge of these patients' health needs.

Study: Movie Violence Doesn't Make Kids Violent

Researchers found that as PG-13 movies became more violent between 1985 and 2015, overall rates of murder and violence actually fell.

Study: Marketing to Docs, Opioid Crisis Linked

A county-by-county analysis showed that opioid use increased in places where drug makers focused their marketing efforts to physicians, researchers say.

Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA)

The Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) administers 3.6 million licenses in 250 license types including certificates, registrations and permits, from architects to accountants, dentists to veterinari

Perdue Chicken Nuggets Recalled For Wood Particles

The problem was discovered when Perdue received three complaints from consumers that wood was in the bag.

Is Type 1 Diabetes a Factor in Broken Bones?

An A1C level above 8 percent was linked to a greater risk of a specific type of fracture in people with type 1 diabetes, but not in those with type 2, according to a new study.

Universal Flu Vaccine May Offer 1-Shot Protection

Researchers have been working for years on a universal flu vaccine that would mean no annual flu shots. How close are they getting to one?

Are You a Risk-Taker? It Might Lie in Your Genes

More than 100 genetic variants are linked with risk-taking, according to a groundbreaking new study.

Frailty a Risk Factor for Dementia

A new study indicates that a 'frail brain' might be more susceptible to neurological problems like dementia, a new study has found.

Weekly Tips - GMO Labelling, Quit Smoking and Why You Are Hungry

This week big news on the difficult subject of labelling foods with GMO ingredients, some quit smoking advice, why you are hungry and naturally white teeth.

Steps to Reduce Hospital Sleep Disruptions Studied

Nighttime room entries dropped by 44 percent after researchers educated doctors and nurses on the health consequences of in-hospital sleep deprivation.

Skip the Gym and Strengthen Your Whole Body

Chances are good that you can relate to how Jillian Michaels started 2019 after a roller coaster year of ups and downs. She found herself hoping for better times after the destruction of her house in

Thirsty and Tired? You May Need More Than Water.

{pixabay|100|campaign} Dehydration can be a prime culprit making you feel tired and sluggish. If we admit that we aren’t drinking enough water, it’s not surprising we all feel the need for a nap.

YOU only YOU are in charge of your health

{pixabay|100|campaign} USA Today ran an interesting series of articles on our ridiculous health care system or should I say our “disease care” system. While more and more Americans concerned with

Just Label It News Roundup 12-21

For more than six years, Just Label It has advocated for consumers across the country in support of one basic principle: All Americans have the right to know if their food is genetically engineered, r

Just Label It New Roundup 12-14

In an attempt to help farmers across the country to stop using the world’s most used herbicide before 2020, the French government has released its glyphosate ‘phase-out’ online platform. Recent

Just Label It News Roundup 12-7

Bayer pursued Monsanto despite weedkiller suits and executive’s concern. The takeover bid lacked the support of the German company’s CEO at the time—and now Bayer shares are in a rut. The German

Just Label It News Roundup 11-30

This past month California faced some of their worst fires in history. Sadly, as fires clogged the air in Southern California, many farmworkers continued to work, despite public-school students and ot

Just Label It News Roundup 11-16

In a move designed to slow the rise of antibiotic-resistant “superbugs” in humans, the European Parliament approved restrictions to stop the overuse of antibiotics by 2022. A new report from the A

Just Label It News Roundup 11-9

A report released this week by the Environmental Data & Governance Initiative reveals that the removal of climate change information from the EPA website is set to be a long-term policy of the Tru

The DARK Act Is Out!- How to Comment!

We have been working a very long time to get GMOs labeled…many of you since 2011.  We are now in the home stretch.  This is our last chance to have our voices heard. Does it matter? You bet it do

The Good Food Brigade Is HERE!!

We’ve been working primarily on GMO issues for 7 years now. We’ve fought many battles and won a few lost a few. We lost real labeling at the federal level with a DARK law that does not require a l

Trade Agreements Are Back: NAFTA IS NOT FOR US!!

NAFTA and all the trade agreements are egregious assaults on citizens' rights on all sorts of issues: privacy, net neutrality, labor, banking, local sovereignty, environment and so much more.  Our

USDA Wants Comments by July 17, 2017

The fake DARK GMO labeling bill is moving through the government agencies quickly. It’s on track and pretty much on schedule. Please take note of the first time in decades that government is 1- act

WE Can Help Ban Glyphosate — Real Foodies UNITE and Big Brother Be Gone!

Did you know that the rate of autism in this country has risen in virtually EXACT proportion to the application of glyphosate (Roundup) to industrially raised wheat, corn and soy? Glyphosate has be

USDA APHIS Meeting in Davis, June 13, 2017

USDA MEETING IN DAVIS, JUNE 13 The USDA “APHIS” division will be in Davis to receive comments from folks about new policy and regulations with GMOs.  Please come and make comment if you can.  T

Save Bolivia's 77 Corn Varieties!!

Discovery of Transgenic Corn proves that authorities do not enforce laws that prohibit genetically engineered (GE) Crops,” warns Bolivia GMO Free Coalition THE EVENTUAL DISAPPEARANCE OF BOLIVIA’

Big Ag Pivoting To GMOs 2.0- Synthetic Biology

Big Ag is heavily pivoting to GMOs 2.0/synthetic biology and gene editing, particularly given that these new techniques are even less regulated (and most not at all) than transgenics.  

The TPP Is In Front Of Congress Now!

For Immediate Release Contact: Arthur Stamoulis, (202) 494-8826 or media@citizenstrade.org Statement on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) by Arthur Stamoulis, Executive Director, Citizens Trade

Where Does Councilman Cedillo Really Stand On The GMO Issue?

Grassroots food justice advocates for clear and concise labeling of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and protection of native seeds from genetic contamination, are calling out Councilmember Gil C

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