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WATCH: Experts Talk Pesticides And Health

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.27.2014 | Green

Tune in at 12:30 p.m. EDT on Thursday, May 22 for an expert discussion about the intersection of pesticides, food, health and policy, streamed live fr...

7 Ways To Stop Eating Pesticides

Posted 10.18.2013 | Green

This morning, the Hawaiian island of Kauai passed a bill strictly limiting how and where large farms and biotech companies can spray pesticides. Bill ...

7 Foods You Should Definitely Buy Organic

BuiltLean | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
BuiltLean

Despite the skeptics, there is a rising agreement in the scientific community that small amounts of pesticides and other chemicals have negative effects on health.

Tips For Buying Organic Produce, From Alexandra Zissu (WATCH)

Posted 09.03.2013 | MarloThomas

Green Living Expert & Author Alexandra Zissu gave tips on purchasing organic fruits and veggies when she joined me this week on Mondays With Marlo. Sh...

EWG Wants You to Eat Your Fruits and Vegetables

Alex Formuzis | Posted 07.15.2012 | Food
Alex Formuzis

In June 1993, the Environmental Working Group released a report titled "Pesticides in Children's Food." In the very first line of the forward to that ...

Are Pesticide Sprayers "Health Experts?" Seriously?

Alex Formuzis | Posted 06.10.2012 | Green
Alex Formuzis

New online videos from a chemical agribusiness front group show conventional growers straining to convince consumers that it's just fine to eat bug killers and weed killers.

Best Friends Forever? Produce Growers and Pesticide Makers Deepen Their Bond

Ken Cook | Posted 08.06.2011 | Green
Ken Cook

The produce industry claims that public health concerns prompted it to become the public face of a campaign to defend pesticides on produce, primarily to counter Environmental Working Group's popular annual Shopper's Guide to Pesticides.

What's Lurking In Your Food?

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 07.04.2011 | Home

Think you really know what's in your food? Think again. According to an upcoming report on the TV show "The Doctors," when Americans reach for a snack...

Are Organic Foods Worth the Price? And Do They Live up to the Hype?

Dr. Walter Crinnion | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Walter Crinnion

Are we getting better quality food? Fewer pesticides? The possibility of improved health? Or, as an editorial in The Lancet suggests, maybe we are just making ourselves think we are doing better.