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To test or not to test? When is genetic screening for diseases a smart move?

Hallie Levine | 
Hundreds of prescription genetic tests are now available for every­thing from depression to cancer to Alzheimer’s disease. Such testing does ...

Consumer Reports says FDA should get rid of ‘natural’ food label

Trisha Calvo | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. A recent Consumer Reports National ...

Consumer Reports claims mandatory GMO labels won’t raise food prices, ignoring research

Opponents of GE labeling laws cite high labeling costs from some published studies. Consumers Union and other labeling proponents cite ...

Consumers Union says labeling would not raise food prices, backs I-522

On Nov. 5, Washington state residents will vote on Initiative 522, a referendum that would require labels on foods that are ...
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