The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved apples and potatoes which are resistant to bruises and don’t go brown as safe to eat. Consumer and environmental groups are concerned that such products could have unknown risks to human health.
BRUSSELS: The European Union is taking a big step toward giving EU member states the power to ban the cultivation of
By: Helena Bottemiller Evich
81% of approved GMOs not studied for detailed health effects
According to the study, published in the recent issue of the journal The Lancet, “the proportion of men who were overweight or obese rose from 28.8% in 1980 to 36.9% in 2013, while the proportion of women in that category increased from 29.8% to 38% during the same period,” reported the