FDA fails to protect consumers from cancer-causing talc.

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  Written for Hearst Newspapers As medical studies and lawsuits point to increasing sickness and death from asbestos-contaminated talc, the Food and Drug Administration says it lacks both resources and laws with teeth to protect consumers. In addition to personal … Continue reading

We finally have a new food safety law. So why are the Republicans alrealy trying to gut it?

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It took 73 years to finally pass updated laws designed to  protect America’s food supply from lethal bacteria and the fraud, sloppiness, and mishandling of food processors. The battle over the language was hard fought yet still effective. The demanded … Continue reading