Slightly O/T: Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Glyphosate

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Re: Slightly O/T: Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Glyphosate

Postby O Stoma Mia » Thu Nov 16, 2017 1:01 am

You may be interested to know that the EU recently had a vote on whether to continue licensing glyphosate for use in the European Union for another 5 years. The measure failed to pass on the first ballot, but it did pass on the subsequent November 27 ballot.

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/09/business/eu-arkansas-monsanto-weedkiller.html

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Re: Slightly O/T: Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Glyphosate

Postby ranger » Thu Nov 16, 2017 7:38 pm

My husband recorded a 50-min podcast about glyphosate and Roundup Ready crops:
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Re: Slightly O/T: Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Glyphosate

Postby O Stoma Mia » Fri Mar 09, 2018 3:35 am

Judge delves into science behind Roundup cancer claim
http://www.modbee.com/news/article203489944.html

SAN FRANCISCO, March 5, 2018
A federal judge on Monday waded into the arcane science behind claims that the widely used weed killer Roundup can cause cancer. The expected weeklong testimony is intended to help him determine whether a jury should hear from doctors who link the product to non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

Read more here: http://www.modbee.com/news/article20348 ... rylink=cpy

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Re: Slightly O/T: Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Glyphosate

Postby retiredteacher » Mon Mar 12, 2018 1:54 pm

The GMO corns etc are what is called "RoundUp ready." They are impervious to Roundup, so the farmer can overspray, killing the nutrient sapping weeds without affecting the corn. If I am not mistaken, Monsanto owns some of the patents for these plants.
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Re: Slightly O/T: Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Glyphosate

Postby O Stoma Mia » Sat Aug 11, 2018 12:39 am

Jurors give $289 million to a man they say got cancer from Monsanto's Roundup weedkiller
https://amp.cnn.com/cnn/2018/08/10/health/monsanto-johnson-trial-verdict/index.html


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