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GMO milk to make “designer humans”?

From Sad in America via Know the Lies:

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In the near future, human development can potentially be dictated by corporate America, through the Bill & Malinda [sic] Gates Foundation and their $8.3 U.C. Davis grant. ~ David Peters

Monsanto’s head of the FDA’s food safety division is threatening to get rid of raw (real) milk, and the real reason for this may have reared its ugly head.  Continue reading

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So is yogurt good for you? — probiotics in processed foods come under scrutiny

From Amanda Schaffer, on Slate.com

“Good bacteria are having their moment—in yogurt,pizzaice cream, even mattresses and aftershave. Dannon says that its probiotic yogurt Activia “helps regulate your digestive system,” while its yogurt drink DanActive helps “strengthen your body’s defenses.” Jala asserts that its bacterially dosed ice cream fudge bars have “all the benefits of probiotics,” again citing healthy digestion and an immune boost.

Over at Naked Pizza, which boasts baked-in, heat-resistant bacteria, one of its co-founders blogs about how humans “came barefoot, naked and covered in bugs,” even conjuring a woman squatting in childbirth until her newborn lands in some all-natural maternal feces. Then there are probiotic products purporting to fight bed bugs or alleviate the symptoms of autism. Continue reading

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It’s so easy to make raw milk yogurt!

Here’s a quick and simple primer on making your own raw milk yogurt, from the folks at “We Don’t Buy It — One Family’s Quest to Stop Buying New Stuff”:

Step by step instructions with pictures!

Step by step instructions with pictures!

“I opened the packet up and poured it into a bowl… (At this point, please note how literal my pictures are. Do you really need to see how I open the packet? No? Well, that is how I illustrate with photos and I will show you every step. I’m sorry, you’ll just have to deal with it.)…”

Read all the words and see all the pictures here on “We Don’t Buy It…

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