30 Jan '16, 10pm

#ZikV #Zika #Glyphosate #BTtoxins #Monsanto #Brazil #justsaying

easy now there Arthur,…collect yourself and be civil…the only tests that would “prove my assertion would have to be long term..over years. And none have been done on humans. Well, my common sense, alone, tells me GMOs are suspect and other test results by Europeans…Pustai and Seralini to name two (and there are others), being animal feeding studies, show GMOs can be toxic to rats. Pustai did study GMO spuds, which, i don’t believe are available any more…but, for me, his study showed the potential dangers of this technology in general. Of course, he was vilified for his study, even though he was recognized, at the time, as a world class toxicologist, who started the sudy because he was asked to come up with a protocol to study GMOs. He had no predisposition for or against GMOs BEFORE the study. After the study he warned vehemently against the propagation of GMO food without...

Full article: http://ecowatch.com/2014/07/30/brazil-gmo-corn-fail-bugs/

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straitstimes.com 30 Jan '16, 12am

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todayonline.com 30 Jan '16, 2am

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straitstimes.com 29 Jan '16, 10pm

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ecowatch.com 29 Jan '16, 4pm

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