Infographic: 6 ‘snake oil salesmen’ who profit from food fears


Several activists opposed to genetic engineering run small media empires, including websites, TV and radio programs. Scientists say they are spreading unfounded fears about food and conventional medical practices—and they are making a lot of money in the process. Here are 6 of the the most popular profiteers of unscientific views and pseudoscientific products and services.

Read the GLP’s profiles on Joseph Mercola, “Health Ranger” Mike Adams, “Food Babe” Vani Hari, Jeffrey Smith and other “fear profiteers.”

  • Eric Bjerregaard

    Shared with request to refrain from patronizing these loonies.