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FDA Ordered to Take Action on Antibiotic Overuse on LIvestock

March 23rd, 2012 | by Vivian Nelson Melle

On Thursday, Judge Theodore H. Katz of New York's Southern District ruled that the Food and Drug Administration(FDA) would finally end 35-year of turning a blind eye regarding the efficacy and safety of antibiotic use in livestock. The lawsuit filed in 2011 by the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI), the Natural Resources Defense Council(NRDC), Food Animal Concerns Trust (FACT), Public Citizen, and Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) resulted from growing concerns regarding the long term health affects following exposure to these antibiotics through consumption of livestock, namely the increase in antibiotic-resistant bacterias known as superbugs.


Holistic Pet Care

December 17th, 2007 | by Stephanie Evans

Your animal companion can become an eco-friendly pet for an eco-friendly pet owner as you implement green living practices into your [&hellip


Natural Cosmetics

December 17th, 2007 | by Stephanie Evans

Makeup has been around virtually as long as civilization—ancient Egyptian women and men wore cosmetics in their daily lives; red henna [&hellip



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