The acronym, GMO, (Genetically Modified Organism) refers to a food that has been altered at the gene level. Watch the following one minute video to get a better understanding of what a GMO is and how the biotech industry is using this technology to disrupt nature and alter our food supply. Interesting coincidence that the GMO acronym could also stand for "God Move Over."
GMOs are having a negative impact on our health. More and more evidence is pointing to genetically engineered foods as a major contributor to rising disease rates, especially among children. Gastrointestinal disorders, allergies, inflammatory diseases and infertility are just a few of the problems being seen in humans, pets, livestock and lab animals that consume genetically modified soybeans and corn. Watch for my next post offering tips on "How to Avoid GMOs." For further information now and to download a copy of the Non-GMO Shopping Guide, go to Resources.