Category: Birth defects

Camp LeJeune Adverse Birth Outcomes Study Results

Adverse Birth Outcomes Study Results Evaluation of contaminated drinking water and preterm birth, small for gestational age, and birth weight at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina: A cross-sectional study Study Purpose The purpose of this study was to determine if maternal exposures to contaminants in drinking water at Camp Lejeune were associated with… Read more »

Vietnam, Agent Orange, and GMOs

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Agent Orange maker welcomed back to Vietnam to grow GMOs “It’s ironic that Vietnam is still suffering from the Agent Orange herbicide produced by Monsanto, unleashed during the war. It turns out that Roundup herbicide, also produced by Monsanto, and used on most GMO crops, is also linked to birth defects,” said Jeffrey Smith, author… Read more »

GMO Health & Environmental Hazards Report

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Ban GMOs Now GMO agriculture is a recipe for disaster, as this report will make clear. It is also standing in the way of the shift to sustainable agriculture already taking place in local communities all over the world that can truly enable people to feed themselves in times of climate change. Future generations will… Read more »

Agent Orange and the Politics of Poisons

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Determined citizens are working to uncover “one of the best kept secrets of the Cold War era. Determined to end this silence, a group of Japan-based citizens including journalists, professors, and environmental activists have been gathering evidence and speaking out regarding the existence of toxic substances, including Agent Orange, that were found to have been… Read more »

10 Organic Smoothie Recipes To Beat The Winter Woes

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Enjoy one of these organic, vitamin & antioxidant-packed, smoothies! Give your immune system a boost and stay healthy during the long cold winter! Forget the cocoa and cider; these smoothie recipes really set the tone for the cozy holiday season. Always remember to choose organic recipes! Powerhouse Pumpkin ½ c canned pure pumpkin, frozen in… Read more »

53 Key Reasons We Must Oppose Monsanto & The GMO Agenda

Monsanto Timeline

According to Wilcox, there are around 53 reasons we simply cannot support GMOs that would need to individually be met before we could even consider doing so. A man named Brett Wilcox and his son have taken to country roads, running over 3000 miles, 20 miles at a time, in order to bring attention to… Read more »

Monsanto & The Bee Colony Collapse

Monsanto Bee Colony Collapse

Honey Bees Neonicotinoids & Monsanto The decline of bees has a serious impact on the global food supply, and when you realize that one out of every three bites of food eaten around the world depends on pollinators like bees for a successful harvest each season, you get a new appreciation for not just the… Read more »

Veterans Day 2014

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Veterans Day 2014 My heart break of the morning this just happened and I admit I’m still a bit shaken, but proud. My son, 9, is into all things military. He’s excited for Veterans Day since his school is having an assembly. He’s picked out red, white, & Blue to wear. O:”My great grandpa was… Read more »

Invisible Losses: Veterans Day 2014

Veterans Day

Veterans Day: Invisible Losses November 11th, 2014 How many times in your life have you lost something? It may have been something insignificant or something irreplaceable like good health, or a family heirloom. It may have been someone you loved. Sometimes things just sort of slip away other times, one moment it’s there, the next,… Read more »

Agent Orange Has Claimed Another Life. This Time, It’s My Own

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Remembering LeAnne: Another Life Claimed By Agent Orange Today, Children of Vietnam Veterans Health Alliance is celebrating the life of LeAnne Jordan. LeAnne, the daughter of a deceased Vietnam Veteran passed away November 6th, 2014. Born with multiple birth defects, LeAnne spent 43 years living with the consequences of the U.S. Military’s decision to dump… Read more »