Roundup Trials: 2019 in Review and Monsanto's Legal Road Ahead

Roundup Trials: 2019 in Review and Monsanto's Legal Road Ahead

So to get a thorough look into the matter, I reached out to Carey Gillam, author of Whitewash- The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer and the Corruption of Science, and research director for US Right To Know (USRTK), one of the leading sources of information on Roundup litigation.

World's most expensive drug to be given to children for free through lottery

World's most expensive drug to be given to children for free through lottery

The lottery system — which has been called a managed access program — would establish a bi-weekly draw for babies under the age of two who live in countries where Zolgensma is not approved.Just two drugs for spinal muscular atrophy are approved in the US.

Strava data shows just how severe the gender gap is in cycling and running

Strava data shows just how severe the gender gap is in cycling and running

There is still a substantial gender gap in cycling and running , according to new data from fitness app Strava .Strava's fitness data also showed a huge increase in the number of people riding inside, rather than outdoors.

Aldi recalls frozen berries over potential Hepatitis A contamination

Aldi recalls frozen berries over potential Hepatitis A contamination

Frozen berries sold at Aldi and Raley supermarkets in America were recalled on 30 October after fears they were potentially contaminated with the Hepatitis A virus.Affected products sold in Aldi include the Season’s Choice Raspberries and Season’s Choice Berry Medley.

Why 'Glyphosate Residue Free' is important for CBD brands

Why 'Glyphosate Residue Free' is important for CBD brands

In this video Michael Harinen, Bluebird Botanicals' chief marketing officer, explains why the company thought it was important to attain Glyphosate Residue Free certification for Bluebird's hemp-derived CBD products.

AOC asks pharma CEO why $2,000 HIV drug costs just $8 in Australia: 'People are dying for no reason'

AOC asks pharma CEO why $2,000 HIV drug costs just $8 in Australia: 'People are dying for no reason'

New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez had a simple question for the head of a major drug company : why should a $2,000 HIV treatment be available for just $8 in Australia?

Study suggests dogs bring people closer, help humans get along better

Study suggests dogs bring people closer, help humans get along better

Because of all the reported benefits – reduced stress, improved job satisfaction, better teamwork, healthier employees, and increased productivity – of having animals or natural elements in the workplace, employers may just broaden their horizons and give this new trend their trust.

Purdue Pharma Seeks to Expand an ‘Attractive Market’

Purdue Pharma Seeks to Expand an ‘Attractive Market’

Purdue Pharma Claims Persecution for Opioid Crisis, Sackler Blames Addicts The documents allege the Sackler family engaged in a decade of deception to push OxyContin on doctors and patients despite knowing it was highly addictive, resulting in overdoses and deaths.

Teflon-Coated Pans Health Risks

Teflon-Coated Pans Health Risks

“Though the bomb sped fluorocarbons into development,” Altman wrote, “it was another Manhattan Project-funded technology, polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), the then-new fluorinated plastic best-known as Teflon, that helped to broadcast them into the environment.” 7 In its Teflon production, DuPont also used a variant of PFOA known as C8, which was widely released into waterways, landfills and the air.

The Wrong Cookware Can Decrease Manhood

The Wrong Cookware Can Decrease Manhood

In a continuing study of how the chemical has affected humans and wildlife, data was collected from 383 male high school students (average age 18) from Padua, Italy, including 212 who were exposed to high levels of PFCs in their drinking water.

False Advertising Lawsuit Against Poultry CAFO Will Proceed

False Advertising Lawsuit Against Poultry CAFO Will Proceed

In response to these findings, Center for Food Safety and Friends of the Earth filed a lawsuit against Sanderson June 22, 2017, alleging the company's "100% Natural" claim is false and misleading, as testing reveals their chickens contain human and veterinary antibiotics, tranquilizers, growth hormones, steroids and pesticides.17

Johnson & Johnson knew about cancer-causing asbestos in baby powder for decades, new report claims

Johnson & Johnson knew about cancer-causing asbestos in baby powder for decades, new report claims

Shares of the pharma and medical giant Johnson & Johnson have tumbled sharply after an investigation suggested the company had known for years its famous baby powder was contaminated with cancer-causing asbestos.

The One Thing Ignore By Almost Everyone with Poor Digestion

The One Thing Ignore By Almost Everyone with Poor Digestion

Working with the Scientific Advisory Board at my company, Stop Aging Now, which has been making premium grade dietary supplements for over 20 years, I developed a full spectrum, high potency enzyme blend called CoreZyme XTS® that optimizes the breakdown of fats, proteins, carbohydrates and fibers from your meals.For a limited time, Live in the Now readers can get CoreZyme XTS for as low as $13.95 a bottle — with free shipping.

FDA Restricts Sale of Flavored E-Cigs

FDA Restricts Sale of Flavored E-Cigs

Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable death in the U.S.,1 and health authorities warn that while traditional (combustible) cigarette use has declined,2 the number of teens using e-cigs, also known as vaping, has steadily risen in recent years.

Opioid a Thousand Times More Potent Than Morphine

Opioid a Thousand Times More Potent Than Morphine

Sen. Ed Markey, (D-MA), urged the FDA to deny approval for Dsuvia in October, saying,14 “An opioid that is a thousand times more powerful than morphine is a thousand times more likely to be abused, and a thousand times more likely to kill.” Drug prevention and treatment experts in New Jersey agree.

Longevity Depends on Your Lifestyle

Longevity Depends on Your Lifestyle

The study, which was conducted by Calico Life Sciences LLC (a company involved with research in various areas of medicine and genetics) in conjunction with Ancestry (a company that helps individuals trace their lineage), found that more than 90 percent of our longevity is based on our lifestyle choices and less than 10 percent comes from genetics.1 These results were determined by a massive investigation that included more than 400 million people.

The Facebook Dilemma

The Facebook Dilemma

The tremendous impact of social media, the ability to share information with like-minded individuals, became apparent during the so-called “Arab Spring” in 2011, when a Facebook page created by Wael Ghonim, a Google employee in the Middle East, literally sparked a revolution that led to the resignation of Egyptian President Muhammad Hosni El Sayed Mubarak, just 18 days after a Facebook call-out for protest resulted in hundreds of thousands of people taking to the streets.