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ACTION ALERT – Right-to-Try Laws Gaining Momentum in the States

Posted April 15, 2015
If you or a loved one were close to death, wouldn’t you want access to potentially life-saving medications, even if they were in the experimental stage?  As the law stands now, FDA bureaucrats throw numerous roadblocks and hurdles into the path of patients who want to do just that. Read more and TAKE ACTION to send a message to your congressional representative urging them to co-sponsor Rep. Griffith’s Compassionate Freedom of Choice Act! e.

ACTION ALERT — Why Does ConsumerLab Refuse to Answer Our Questions?

Posted April 15, 2015
The Alliance for Natural Health (ANH-USA) has asked, an organization that purports to help consumers identify the highest quality dietary supplements, about its dubious business practices, but we have received nothing but  silence in return.  Help us learn what they may be hiding. Read more and TAKE ACTION to write to your state’s attorney general and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and ask them to investigate the business practices of

ACTION ALERT — NY Attorney General—and Now Thirteen Other AGs—Take Their Assault on Supplements to Congress

Posted April 8, 2015
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has again upped the ante in his assault on the supplement industry. Late last week, he sent a letter co-signed by thirteen other AGs asking Congress to “launch a comprehensive congressional inquiry in the herbal supplement industry” because “a current state investigation has raised serious concerns about the marketing and safety of the herbal supplements regularly consumed by millions of Americans.”  Read more and TAKE ACTION to send a message to the senators who received this letter and urge them to protect our access to quality supplements.

ACTION ALERT — FDA May Be Preparing Attack on Homeopathy

Posted April 8, 2015
The FDA is holding a public hearing later this month to evaluate its enforcement policies for homeopathic drug products. It says the agency is seeking input on whether and how to adjust the policy to adjust for changes that may have occurred over the past twenty-five years.  Read more and TAKE ACTION to write to the FDA immediately and tell them that current regulation of homeopathic remedies is more than sufficient to ensure public safety.

ACTION ALERT — Are We Ignoring the Next Pandemic Risk by Focusing on Measles?

Posted April 1, 2015
While policymakers and many in the scientific community are worried about measles, a deadlier threat from drug-resistant diseases like tuberculosis lurks on the horizon.  Read more and TAKE ACTION  to tell Congress to support Rep. Slaughter’s Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act, which would reduce the use of antibiotics on livestock and thus take steps towards addressing drug-resistant diseases like TB.

ACTION ALERT — Bad GMO Labeling Bill Expected Soon

Posted March 25, 2015
A new bill to let food producers decide whether to label GMOs could prevent states from passing mandatory labeling laws. It’s expected to be introduced in the next few weeks—so we need to dissuade potential co-sponsors now! Consumers have a right to know what’s in the food they’re eating!  Read more and TAKE ACTION to tell your legislators not to co-sponsor the Pompeo bill, and ask them to speak out at the Agricultural Committee’s hearing.

Adults Targeted as Federal Government Prepared to Track the Unvaccinated

Posted March 20, 2015
During the National Vaccine Advisory Committee’s (NVAC) February meeting, American adults were put on notice by Big Brother that non-compliance with federal vaccine recommendations will not be tolerated. Public health officials have unveiled a new plan to launch a massive nationwide vaccination promotion campaign involving private business and non-profit organizations to pressure all adults to comply with the adult vaccination schedule approved by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).  Read more and Take Action by March 23.

Will Google Game the System against Natural Health?

Posted March 19, 2015
For years, Wikipedia has been a prime source of misinformation (or perhaps disinformation) about natural health. Now we worry about what Google is up to. Read more and TAKE ACTION to write to Google and explain how its Knowledge Vault will inadvertently censor research and approaches that are at variance with the mainstream, even if it is supported by the most recent or the most solid science—anything new or challenging will be automatically ranked lower.

ACTION ALERT — NY Attorney General Doubles Down in His Supplement Attack

Posted March 19, 2015
Having made his initial move based on discredited tests, the NY Attorney General is is now broadening the offensive and pulling in AGs from other states.  Read more and TAKE ACTION to write to your state Attorney General’s office and tell your AG not to support these unsubstantiated attacks against the supplement industry!

ACTION ALERT — Once Again, the FDA Deliberately Keeps Us in the Dark about Bad Science

Posted March 19, 2015
It’s the same old story of prescription drugs and fraudulent studies, but the FDA doesn’t seem to care.  Read more and TAKE ACTION to the FDA to require that all drug trials submitted to the FDA be publicly available—not only for new drugs, but for all drugs currently on the market. There is no reason a government agency should bury vital information that could affect the health of its citizens.

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