Report: FDA allowed antibiotics in animal feed despite human health risks

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration allowed dozens of antibiotics used in animal feed to stay on the market despite findings by its own researchers that the drugs will likely expose people to antibiotic-resistant infections, according to a report released Monday by an environmental advocacy group.

The FDA reviewed 30 different types of antibiotics that [...]

21 to Drink Coffee? The U.S. FDA announced a plan to investigate and potentially regulate caffeine

I’d like to tell you about a little utopian community nestled in some faraway mountains where caffeine is heavily regulated. Everyone is 20 percent prettier than average and owns a modest home outright. There is no divorce or attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder. But such a place does not exist to serve as either a model or [...]

Food Manufacturers are Fraudulently Diluting High-Quality Food with Inferior Quality Junk

In a predictable trend, food manufacturers are fraudulently diluting high-quality food with inferior quality items.

As ABC News reports:

A new scientific examination by the non-profit food fraud detectives the U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP), discovered rising numbers of fake ingredients in products from olive oil to spices to fruit juice.

“Food products are not always [...]

U.S. bans import of Canadian meds by individuals

The U.S. House of Representatives just passed a bill that would ban Americans from bringing safe, approved Canadian prescription drugs into the country.

H.R. 5651 — the Food and Drug Administration Reform Act of 2012 — was passed Wednesday by a vote of 387-5.

Among other things, it gives the FDA new authority to prevent [...]

Feds shut down Amish farm for selling fresh milk

The FDA has won its two-year fight to shut down an Amish farmer who was selling fresh, raw milk to eager consumers in the Washington region, after a judge this month banned Daniel Allgyer from selling his milk across state lines, and he told his customers he’ll shut his farm down altogether.

The decision has [...]

Some senators are fighting the FDA for our supplements too. Let’s get active!

As the FDA continues its apparent goal to stymie access to supplements several senators have shown themselves to be on our side. We must all get active to keep our access free and unfettered.

Will it be enough to rein in FDA’s outrageous power grab?

ANH-USA, together with a number of supplement trade organizations, went [...]

FDA Violates Federal Law: Emord and ANH Challenge Illegal Rulemaking

Even the mighty FDA can be brought to its knees and that is what we must do. They must be forced to play by the same legal rules as we the people. The good news is that a big lawsuit is taking place to make sure they do just that. Read below! December 6, [...]

The 11 minute make over of the mind

11 minutes to change a mindset. Incredibly it does not take long to turn the tide and morph a mindset. In this story by Jeffrey Smith we learn how a powerful presentation change the way a hug group of people felt about GMO’s. Read more below!

 

by Jeffrey M. Smith, Institute for Responsible Technology

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FDA run amuck

According to a recent article covered in Breitbart’s Big Government, the USDA recently ordered the Dollarhite family to pay more than $90,000 in fines because they sold more than $500 worth of rabbits in a year [...]

FDA ignores 4th Amendment now

A few hours ago, the Food and Drug Administration declared it no longer needs credible evidence to seize food that may be contaminated. [...]

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