May 21, 2019

Organic Movement Has Allowed Big Food Too Much Influence

NEWS A group of organic farmers say the organic movement has ceded too much power to the big food multinationals, who are now trying to dilute […]
May 20, 2019

Artificial Intelligence Diagnoses Lung Cancer

NEWS Artificial intelligence is better than specialist doctors at diagnosing lung cancer, a US study suggests. COMMENT There is no doubt that technology will play an […]
May 17, 2019

Protesters Gather Worldwide For Annual March Against Bayer-Monsanto

NEWS Protesters recently gathered across France and in over 30 cities worldwide to march against the activities of Bayer-Monsanto and other agrochemical giants. COMMENT In recent […]
May 10, 2019

Coca-Cola Has Power To ‘Quash’ Health Research, Study Suggests

NEWS A study of over 87,000 documents obtained through Freedom of Information requests has revealed a contract mechanism that could allow Coca-Cola to ‘quash’ findings from […]
May 6, 2019

Chemicals In Sunscreen Enter Body At Risky Levels After Just One Day Of Use

NEWS A new study has found that using sunscreen for even just a single day causes certain chemicals from it to enter the body at levels […]
April 29, 2019

Report Finds Worrying Levels Of Pesticides In 1,400 Brazilian Towns

NEWS A report has found worrying levels of 27 pesticides in 1,400 towns across Brazil. COMMENT Around the world, all sorts of dangerous chemicals are turning up in […]
April 22, 2019

Queensland State Government Bans Junk Food Advertising

NEWS The Queensland state government in Australia will ban junk food advertising at government-owned sites as it seeks to curb obesity. COMMENT The health risks from […]
April 19, 2019

Are Europeans Getting Their ‘Five A Day’?

NEWS A survey has revealed that people in some European countries are consuming many more portions of fruit and vegetables in a typical week than those […]