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March 6, 2014

Why Is Gut-Wrecking Carrageenan in So Many Organic Food Products?

Note from Daisy:  Truthstream’s article has appeared on numerous sites across alternative media and it is on-point to the extent that one particular person has taken issue with it on almost every outlet where it appeared.  Interestingly enough, the woman, named Debbie, happens to work for the world’s largest supplier of carrageenan (Ingredients Solutions). She […]

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January 4, 2014

General Mills Drops GMOs…from Only ONE Kind of Cheerios. (Woo hoo.)

by Melissa Melton Originally published at The Daily Sheeple General Mills has officially announced that the company will no longer add sugar derived from GMO sugar beets to its original Cheerios cereal: While the oats used to make Cheerios have never contained any genetically modified organisms (GMOs), the company did make changes to its sourcing […]

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How Government Allows Dangerous Additives Like MSG To Stay in Our Food

by Melissa Melton Originally published at Truthstream Media “The thing that bugs me is that the people think the FDA is protecting them. It isn’t. What the FDA is doing and what the public thinks its doing are as different as night and day.” — Dr. Herbert Ley, Former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner The […]

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FDA and EPA are Victims of the Government Shutdown – Is This Supposed to be a Bad Thing?

I can’t really mourn too much that the Food and Drug Administration and the Environmental Protection Agency are unable to continue wreaking regulatory havoc on the little guys due to the government shutdown.  In fact, I think a celebration just might be in order.  This could be a good chance for folks to see how unnecessary […]

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December 5, 2012

“Certified Organic”: The Conspiracy Against Natural Foods

What does the word “organic” really mean? or·gan·ic adjective \ȯr-ˈga-nik\ a (1) : of, relating to, or derived from living organisms<organic evolution> (2) : of, relating to, yielding, or involving the use of food produced with the use of feed or fertilizer of plant or animal origin without employment of chemically formulated fertilizers, growth stimulants, antibiotics, or pesticides <organic farming> <organic produce>   source: Merriam-Webster dictionary Huh.  That […]

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