What the heck is a GMO? A GMO is a shorter way of saying Genetically Modified Organisms Organisms A.K.A. Food Food A.K.A. Yummy GMO = Food that is genetically changed by chemicals GMO's “Food, iz Nice!”
Not all food “Iz Nice”, Borat Most foods on the shelves of Supermarkets are GMO Foods Corn, for example, is a GMO food that is genetically modified in a laboratory making it resistant to pesticides It is then sent to farmers to grow and harvest. Then it is sent to the Supermarkets for your consumption Production of GMO's
So basically, my body is taking in the chemicals and gasses in the GMO Foods?! Sadly, yes, yes it is Testing of the GMO’s are not required by the FDA (Food Safety and Applied Nutrition) Food industries do NOT want this secret to be revealed to the public as they would lose tons of money Money, money, money. That’s what its all about Farmers and corporations don’t care about your health, just you money Humans aren’t the only creatures harmed, plants, insects, and animals are too Ethical Issues With GMO's
GMO Foods could cause: Allergic reactions Diseases Cancer Super viruses such as HIV Shorter life spans Birth defects Lowered nutrition Poisoning Health Issues With GMO's
NOT ALL HOPE IS LOST! People are being exposed to the truth behind what they eat thanks to the internet, documentaries, books, etc. People are starting to fight against the GMO corporations Natural foods such as Grass-fed beef, free range chicken, non-nitrite meat products, raw organic nuts, sesame, olive, and coconut oil, and many more natural foods are still produced today Down With the GMO's!
This is the basic summary of things: GMO/ Processed Foods = Evil Natural Foods = Good Borat likes food GMO Industries don’t take your health into consideration, just your cash GMO Foods can cause many health risks Summary
Thank you for tuning into Howard’s Science Project! Remember, you can still choose to be healthy by choosing natural foods instead of processed foods. Oh and one more thing… Mr. Chassagne is the best teacher ever! (Extra Credit?) See you guys! The End