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Sep 27

EPA: Glyphosate Not Likely Carcinogenic

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finally, and intentionally, released its long-awaited glyphosate report concluding “the available data and weight-of-evidence clearly do not support the descriptor ‘carcinogenic to humans.'”...

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Sep 21

Meat Takes Another Hit

This month the National Toxicology Program (NTP) formally requested information on the production and consumption of red meat, processed meat, and meat cooked at high temperatures in...

Sep 16

Should You Stay Away from Aspartame?

Despite decades of research and hundreds of studies demonstrating the safety of the artificial sweetener, aspartame, rumors persist that it’s dangerous. Some flow from the...

Sep 14

STEM Ed: A Remedy for Junk Science

School is back in session, and it’s time to talk science education. It’s no secret that American students lag behind their peers when it comes...