Mexico Bans Glyphosates; The U.S. Doesn't
The chemical, widely known as Roundup, has been linked to cancer and has been found in children's food. It weakens honeybees, altering their foraging and hurting their larva. But there is pressure to keep allowing its use in the U.S.
Monsanto is fighting a ban
1 in 5 Breast Cancer Diagnoses Are DCIS
It's known as stage 0 cancer or pre-cancer, and doctors often recommend a mastectomy or lumpectomy. But 70% of these women may never develop invasive cancer. Now, a study tries to determine what the best first-line treatment should be.
Treatment unchanged for 40 years
The Case For Saving Bumblebees, Too
Bumblebees are the best-known example of a wild bee. Their fat, fuzzy forms and deep buzzes are immediately recognizable even to children, and their unique ability to buzz pollinate gives us tomatoes, potatoes, and other produce that require this unique service. But pesticides, habitat loss, and big agriculture practices are hurting bumblebees.
People may not realize just how much danger our native bumblebees are in. Here's one effective way to help!LEARN MORE »