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Cancer Isn't the Only Health Risk Posed by Monsanto's Roundup
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December 13, 2017
A recent study shows that Monsanto's Roundup may be linked to chronic breathing problems and lung disorders in those exposed…
Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Pose Serious Health Concerns, WHO Reports
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October 6, 2017
The world is running out of antibiotics that can combat the growing antibiotic-resistant bacteria problem, a new WHO report shows.
Factory Farming is a Global Public Health Crisis: Experts Plea to the World Health Organization
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May 23, 2017
More than 200 health, biology, policy, and climate experts wrote an open letter to the World Health Organization about the…
sugary drinks should be taxed according to WHO
October 12, 2016
The World Health Organization has recommended that governments tax sugary drinks at 20 percent to stave off global obesity and…
olive garden
October 3, 2016
The owner of Olive Garden is under heavy criticism for its overuse of antibiotics, a policy that could lead to…
glyphosate cancer link grows complex
May 18, 2016
A new report claims the Roundup weed killer may not cause cancer, but NGOs remain skeptical given the link between…
Processed Meat Causes Cancer, WHO Report Finds
October 26, 2015
The World Health Organization has found a direct link between processed meats—think bacon, sausage—and cancer.
World Health Organization Expected to Link Red Meat to Cancer
August 17, 2015
The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), the research arm of the World Health Organization, is expected to link…
Agent Orange Herbicide 2,4-D Linked to Cancer Risk in Humans, Says World Health Organization
June 24, 2015
The herbicide 2,4-D has been found by the World Health Organization to be a possible carcinogen to humans.
Glyphosate, the Main Ingredient in Roundup Weed Killer Probably Causes Cancer, WHO says
March 25, 2015
A new study has defined glyphosate, the main ingredient in Roundup weed killer, as a probable human carcinogen.