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GMO corn proven not to be substantially equivalent to natural corn

A recent study published in Nature’s Scientific Reports has found through molecular analysis that GMO corn is not substantially equivalent to its natural counterpart. This means the GMO corn cannot be claimed safe or healthy just because non-GMO corn is, without rigorous, independent, fully documented proof; it is different to real corn. Read on...

US Surgeon General: E-cigarettes are unsafe for young people

The ever-growing evidence that electronic cigarettes are dangerous to health and significantly increase the risk of the user turning to tobacco cigarettes, has led the US Surgeon General to warn parents, children and youth to avoid e-cigarettes and live a tobacco-free life. Read on...

Switzerland: New Federal Act on tobacco products

On December 8th the Swiss National Council is going to vote on the proposal of the Federal Council regarding the new Federal Act on tobacco products. According to this Act, tobacco product manufacturers will no longer be allowed to advertise in newspapers, on posters, in cinemas or online portals. Distribution of free samples or sponsoring […] Read on...

Technology in schools causing a wave of ADHD, depression, psychosis and cancer in children and adolescents

Children are becoming physically and mentally unwell because of excessive screen time in schools. Dr Nicholas Kardaras writes that to accept that screen technology, from smart phones to tablets to computers, as necessary to improve children’s education is a lie. The best way to develop a brain is to encourage writing and drawing with pen and paper. Read on...

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