Get Informed on U.S. Legislation That Could Restrict Your Health Freedom

GMO Food Fight Heads to Senate

Posted September 25, 2015
A House-backed bill to keep states from issuing mandatory labeling laws for foods that contain genetically modified organisms (GMOs) is headed for the Senate, but opponents say they aren’t too concerned.
Sen. John Hoeven (R-N.D.) is planning to introduce the bill if he can get a Democratic co-sponsor and enough support in the Senate to move it through the upper chamber. Read more.

Monsanto’s Sealed Documents Reveal Truth Behind Roundup’s Toxicological Dangers

Posted September 24, 2015
Below is an excerpt from an interesting article detailing the contents of a large cache of Monsanto toxicological studies on glyphosate. These studies have hitherto been kept secret, but researcher Anthony Samsel managed to get hold of them.   After examining the studies, Samsel concluded, “Monsanto misrepresented the data and deliberately covered up data to bring the product [glyphosate] to market.” Read more.

Huff Post Blasts Johnson & Johnson/CEO in new “DocuSerial” Exposing their Criminal Fines of Billions & More

Posted September 24, 2015
Journalist and media entrepreneur Steve Brill on Tuesday unveils what he deems a new journalistic genre, the “DocuSerial.” Brill and Huffington Post are combining for a 58,000-word, 15-part Brill-reported series, “America’s Most Admired Law Breaker.” The unsparing investigation details how giant Johnson & Johnson violated FDA restrictions in its marketing and sale of a wildly successful anti-psychotic drug, Risperdal.   Read more.

5 Year Old New Jersey Girl Died from the MMR Vaccine, Holly’s Law Created

Posted September 24, 2015
Robin Stavola is a mother who tragically lost her young daughter, Holly, to the second MMR vaccine dose, which was a requirement for Holly to attend kindergarten in New Jersey.  With support from the governor of New Jersey, Holly’s Law was created.  This law can save your child from receiving a potentially lethal second dose of the MMR vaccine, required for some children to attend school, if no vaccine exemption was filed on their behalf.  Read more.

Obama Nominates Califf to Lead FDA

Posted September 23, 2015
The White House announced Tuesday that President Obama has nominated Robert Califf, M.D., to be the next commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Califf, 63, is currently FDA’s Deputy Commissioner for Medical Products and Tobacco.  Read more.

California Schools to Vaccinate Special Needs Children by Court Order in 2016

Posted September 23, 2015
The Orange County Department of Education Legal Division has sent around a briefing to their school superintendents, directors and nurses attempting to answer some common questions about SB277. Of concern are the way special education students relying on the Individualized Education Program  (IEP) will be treated under SB277. A disabled child is required to have an Individualized Education Program for the purpose of helping that child reach their educational goals more easily given their unique challenges. Social interaction and the IEP are essential components allowing special education students to thrive in life.  Read more.

Bring on the Adult Mandates!

Posted September 11, 2015
What, you didn’t know that adult vaccine mandates are on the horizon?  I warned you about it back on Valentine’s Day– it was my love letter to you.  Now California, the pioneer of backward progress in personal rights, has already come through just 7 months later.  The legislature amended SB 792, which was originally written to snag daycare and preschool teachers with mandatory vaccination, to now include parents who want to volunteer at their child’s school.  Thought you’d chaperon your 3-year old’s trip to the pumpkin patch? Then you’re going to be required to show proof of the trifecta of good health:  Tdap, MMR and an annual flu vaccine.  Read more.

Food Stamp Spending at Farmers’ Markets Increased 500% in Seven Years

Posted September 10, 2015
The number of people using The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) has exploded in recent years. In 2008, 28,233,000 people were receiving food stamps, with a total expenditure of $37,639,640,000.  The USDA, which manages the redistribution program, reported that the total number of beneficiaries in 2014 had jumped to 46,537,000 and that the program now consumes more than $74 billion.  Read more.

Parens Patriae and Mandatory Vaccinations

Posted September 10, 2015
As parents work to oppose laws requiring mandatory vaccination, and take whatever steps necessary to protect their children from myriad toxins injected into the bloodstream, many have wondered why there is not more relief from the courts. After all, isn’t forced vaccination unconstitutional, and refusal to vaccinate a fundamental religious right?  Read more.