If you would like to know more about GMO foods, and why we should avoid them, here is a great website. They have a downloadable Shopping Guide for Non-GMO Foods as well as great information on GMOs and their hazards to our health.Why Should I Avoid GMOs
4 Simple Tips to Avoiding GMOs:
|1. Buy Organic - Certified organic |
products cannot intentionally
include any GMO ingredients
|2. Look for "Non-GMO Project" |
|3. Avoid At-Risk Ingredients including |
Corn, Soybeans, Canola, Cottonseed
|4. Buy Products Listed in our |
Shopping Guide... read more
If you have a baby see this page for non-gmo baby food and infant formula. The brands featured there are enrolled in the the Non-GMO Project Standard. For more information please click here.
From their website:
The American Academy of Environmental Medicine (AAEM) recently released its position paper on Genetically Modified foods stating that "... GM foods pose a serious health risk". The AAEM called for a moratorium on GM food, with implementation of immediate long-term safety testing and labeling of GM food. The AAEM is just one of many organizations worldwide calling for these steps to be taken.