May is Food Allergy Awareness Month. As millions of families raise awareness of this life-threatening condition, you also have to pause and reflect on the fact that so few of us knew anyone with a food allergy when we were kids.
Every day, we hear from families dealing with conditions like food allergies, Type 1 diabetes, pediatric cancers and so much more.
Mylan’s chairman, Robert Coury, was paid almost $100 million in 2016 and received an additional $60 million in retirement benefits. All the while overseeing the decline of the company’s stock.
Enjoy the April Be Well webinar and gain some insight into the the correlation between our food supply and the rise of chronic disease and conditions.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture quietly dropped its plan to begin testing food for the world’s most popular herbicide, glyphosate, the main ingredient in Monsanto’s RoundUp.
Papa John’s Pizza just made the news announcing organic offerings, but Tokyo Joe’s is already operating in the “free-from” food space.
Another class-action lawsuit against Mylan has been filed for scheming to eliminate meaningful competition, evergreening the EpiPen patents and forestalling education initiatives for novel devides, using illegal exclusive dealing agreement to shut out competitors.
Breaking Research: Emerging Science Highlights Serious and Growing Health Risks That Herbicides Pose to Women & Children
New evidence presented today at a pediatric research conference in Washington D.C. highlights growing concern over sharply rising herbicide use and risks to pregnant women and children, especially those living in the rural Midwest.
In the last 6 months, I have been part of FoodBytes, a competition hosted by Rabobank, that brings the best and the brightest ideas in food+tech, ag+tech to the stage. In these competitions, the entrepreneurs not only pitch their business ideas, but they also are judged by a panel of judges and coached by a team…
Kind Snacks Founder Creates Organization to Promote Public Health by Countering Food Industry Propaganda
Daniel Lubetzky, the Founder and CEO of KIND Healthy Snacks (KIND), has announced the launch of Feed the Truth. Established as an independent organization to improve public health by making truth, transparency and integrity the foremost values in today’s food system.