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Glyphosate

General Mills recalls gluten-free Cheerios because it might contain wheat, but won't recall wheat cereals that contain glyphosate

L.J. Devon, October 12, 2015
General Mills Inc. has come forth publicly, apologizing for a crucial weeks-long mistake that went down at one of their plants in Lodi, California.

Vaccines and autism: Epidemic accelerates as cases in young vaccinated children explode unabated

By Huff: (NaturalNews) The UK is facing an unprecedented number of new autism cases, according to new research. Figures in Scotland, which are among the most comprehensive available in the British isles, reveal that the autism rate among students at Scottish schools is up 1,360% percent since 1998, with no perceivable end in sight.

The dialysis industry wants people to eat GMOs and glyphosate

By Lilley: (NaturalNews) It's no secret that glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto's Roundup, is at the center of heated controversy. Of course, Monsanto and its supporters maintain that the ingredient is safe, even after an arm of the World Health Organization -- the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) -- declared the chemical as "probably carcinogenic to humans." Then there are those who know better, angered that such a horrific product continues to be sold.(1)

The EPA's 'weed resistance management plan' does nothing to stop the cycle of herbicide overuse and superweeds

By Barker: (NaturalNews) The Environmental Protection Agency has recently confirmed that it will require the GM agriculture industry to conform to a "weed resistance management plan" regarding glyphosate, the main ingredient in the Monsanto-produced herbicide called Roundup.

The plan will include "weed monitoring, farmer education, and remediation plans."

However, some observers have note that this is a case of "too little, too late."

EPA hid truth about glyphosate and cancer for decades to protect Monsanto's corporate profits

By Heyes: (NaturalNews) Did the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency run cover for biotech behemoth Monsanto for years to hide the cancer-causing properties of one of the agri-giant's most profitable chemicals? Absolutely, asserts Dr. Anthony Samsel, a research scientist and consultant who says he has EPA documents in his possession which allegedly show that Monsanto was aware of research tying glyphosate, the primary chemical in the company's popular Roundup herbicide, to cancer since the 1970s.

Opinion: Joe Biden's son Beau was killed by chemotherapy and glyphosate

By Adams: (NaturalNews) Joe Biden's son Beau died yesterday at the age of just 46. Here at Natural News, our hearts go out to anyone suffering such a horrible tragedy, and we extend our condolences to the entire Biden family. In this moment of tragedy and grief, however, we must have the courage to ask important questions like "Could his cancer have been prevented?" "Can we help prevent cancer in other people so that they don't suffer the same tragic fate?"

Crops being drenched with cancer-causing glyphosate immediately before harvest

By Gutierrez: (NaturalNews) Vast quantities of non-organic crops are deliberately doused with the carcinogenic herbicide glyphosate (trade name Roundup) in order to provide farmers with a more profitable harvest.

Roundup is one of the world's most popular herbicides, and the most widely used agricultural and residential weedkiller in the United States. The adoption of crops genetically engineered to resist Roundup has led to an explosion in its use in the past 20 years.

'The Doctors' TV show explores link between cancer and Monsanto's glyphosate

By Lilley: (NaturalNews) A recent episode of the popular health-centric talk show The Doctors brought the issues surrounding Monsanto's Roundup to light, homing in on many hot topics. Specifically, Roundup's main ingredient, glyphosate, and the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) report that deemed the chemical as "probably carcinogenic to humans" were the show's focus.(1)

While overall discussion about the controversial product was talked about professionally, it was obvious that tension existed when glyphosate's safety was questioned.

Colombian president says he will ban glyphosate spraying on coca plants; deadly chemical is routinely sprayed on people's homes and families

By Lilley: (NaturalNews) Taking a stance against drugs like cocaine is certainly a good thing, but doing it at the expense of the environment and other people's lives is devastating and unacceptable. However, that's exactly what is taking place in parts of Colombia, where aerial fumigations of Monsanto-manufactured glyphosate are sprayed on coca, the plant used to make cocaine.

Monsanto knew 35 years ago that its glyphosate-soaked 'food' causes cancer

By Huff: (NaturalNews) Key data outlining the toxicity of glyphosate (Roundup) was recently uncovered, revealing that Monsanto knew about the cancer-causing effects of its best-selling herbicide more than 35 years ago, as did the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and yet neither entity chose to make this information known in the interest of public health.