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The Gist of it: GMO's are Genetically Modified Organisms. Basically scientists playing God with plant seeds, salmon, and random animals and insects. They take genes from different species and fuse them together into a genetically created seed to bring out certain traits. GMO's are proven to cause tumors, infertility, and a array of allergies and diseases. Our current food source (85% of all food) we buy are all GMO, and right now there is a fight all through the world to stop Monsanto (head corporation in all this) and to label GMO's. More than 60 countries have banned GMO's (and some are labeling them) allowing consumers to choose, but the US and Canada are enjoying the profits too much to care about our health. They refuse to label the packages as GMO. How to stop them? Buy organic, spread the word, grow your own garden, buy from local farmers markets.
Watch this Video: If a 14 year old girl can get it, so can you. Her parents must be so proud of her. I can only hope my girls will be as informed, outspoken, and passionate about something so important.
Don't get overwhelmed. Here's the Bottom Line: