Essential Oils: A Panacea for Opiate Crisis in the US?

Ambulances in Wisconsin are now stocked up with 6 essential oils instead of the known medications like opiates for pain, anti anxiety medicines etc. Why? They think this is the way to combat the opiate epidemic in Wisconsin at least. They have not explained how this change will curb the…

Inside Information on Organic Farming

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The Scrutinizer Exposes Huffington Post: "12 Reasons to Avoid GMOs"

Recently I came across an Article from Huffpost (12/6/2017) entitled “12 reasons to avoid GMOs” by Alberto Gonzalez (owner of the restaurant GustoOrganics). The article is absolutely misleading and the information provided is baseless, which is a cause for serious concern. Mr. Gonzalez has not listed a single…

From a Joke to a Challenge- Eating Laundry Detergent Packets

Joanne P. Shelby-Klein BSN RN    A  news headline caught my eye recently and has me thinking that common sense and critical thinking has gone out the window these days. It seems a joke video entitled the “Tide Pod Challenge” has “inspired” teenagers to eat Laundry Detergent Packets and…

References Part II

References from 7. – 10. References for 7. [86-93% Corn, Canola and Soybean, Cotton]: http://10.1080/21645698.2017.1309490 References for 8. [‘Nature’ published a plethora]: http://10.1038/news010913-12 [Mark Sears]: http://10.1038/news010913-12 [(Bt) on monarchs is negligible]: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov…

References Part I

References from beginning to 6. References for 6. [Article from Huffpost]:  https://www.huffingtonpost.com/maria-rodale/12-reasons-to-avoid-gmos_b_1243723.html  [“12 reasons to avoid GMOs”]: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/maria-rodale/12-reasons-to-avoid-gmos_b_1243723.html [Alberto Gonzalez]: ]:  https://www.huffingtonpost.com/maria-rodale/12-reasons…