Lisa Hughes

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The Power of Labeling: Preserving & Building a Non-GMO Food Supply

<i>By guest blogger Megan Westgate, Executive Director of the Non-GMO Project</i><p>When California Proposition 37 failed to pass at the polls last November, all of us who advocate for the right to know were profoundly disappointed. However, the measure, which would have mandated labeling of foods containing …

Soy: Is It Bad for Me?

I get this question almost daily from my breast cancer patients. People are understandably confused. As is the case with other foods, as research evolves, there are changing messages disseminated about their impact on health matters.<p>So, what information compels you to make decisions in life? The …

Breast Cancer

The Most Terrifying Foods In The World (PHOTOS)

In a world filled with artificial food coloring, high fructose corn syrup and GMOs, foods have come a long way from their roots. But a heightened interest in organic products, GMO labeling, and super foods suggest a general distaste with and fear of these foods.<p>We were curious which foods and …

Table Talk: What Are GMOs?

<i>This week's Family Dinner Table Talk, from HuffPost and The Family Dinner book:</i><p>It's likely you consume foods containing genetically modified organisms -- GMOs -- relatively often. But what are they? GMOs are tiny organisms whose genes have been altered by humans; GMO ingredients are often present …

Chipotle May Raise Prices In 2014

By Lisa Baertlein<p>Oct 17 (Reuters) - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc on Thursday said better-than-expected sales at established restaurants boosted quarterly profits and signaled it may raise prices in the middle of 2014 to offset higher food costs, sending shares up 7.7 percent.<p>The fast-growing burrito …

Huge GMO News

It hasn't been a good week for Monsanto and the rest of the biotech industry.<p>Just three days ago, Mexico banned genetically engineered corn. Citing the risk of imminent harm to the environment, a Mexican judge ruled that, effective immediately, no genetically engineered corn can be planted in the …

Agriculture