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GMO eggplant fails to resist pests in Bangladesh

https://www.naturalnews.com/044845_gmos_eggplant_pest_resistance.html

GMO eggplant fails to resist pests in Bangladesh Thursday, April 24, 2014 by: L.J. ... (Mahyco) in an agreement with the Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute. The corporate takeover of Bangladesh brinjal (eggplant) seeds included nine local varieties, all of which were spliced with the Bt gene. "...

Pesticide-producing GM eggplant fails farmers in Bangladesh

https://www.naturalnews.com/054020_gm_eggplant_bangladesh_crop_failures.html

Genetically modified Bt seeds produce plants that create their own pesticides. ... The GMO eggplant project is owned and run by the Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI). "...

GM eggplants send Bangladesh farmers into poverty as they fail for second year in a row

https://www.naturalnews.com/051549_gm_eggplants_bangladesh_farmers_crop_failures.html

While many people tout the benefits of GM foods (those who profit at the expense of others' health, of course), a majority of individuals are not staying quiet about the fact that such biotechnology methods are quickly destroying their livelihood. Among those who are standing up for their right to plant, sell and enjoy thriving crops are farmers in Bangladesh, who are making their views known about the grave situation in which GM Bt brinjal - the first genetically modified food crop in Bangladesh ...

Turmeric from Bangladesh sometimes contains lead-laced chemical compounds, study finds

https://www.naturalnews.com/2021-03-01-turmeric-from-bangladesh-sometimes-contains-lead.html

The researchers examined the practice of adding yellow pigments and assessed the factors affecting this practice across Bangladesh’s supply chain. ... They found that lead concentration was up to 500 times higher than Bangladesh’s national limit, with turmeric from the two minor districts containing the highest amount of lead chromate. "...

Turmeric from Bangladesh sometimes contains lead-laced chemical compounds, study finds

https://www.naturalnews.com/2020-09-30-bangladesh-turmeric-sometimes-contains-lead-laced-chemicals.html

The team investigated why women and children in rural Bangladesh have elevated levels of lead in their blood. ... Because of this, the research team began to look at adulteration of food as a possible angle , with the team interviewing farmers and spice merchants in Bangladesh districts where turmeric is produced. "...

Genetically modified eggplant a massive failure in Bangladesh as crops fail for second year in a row

https://www.naturalnews.com/052079_gm_eggplant_bt_brinjal_crop_failures.html

The group obtained the list of all 110 farmers participating in the experimental cultivation program overseen by the Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI) and Cornell University. ... None of these pesticides were on the list of chemicals officially recommended for eggplant cultivation in Bangladesh. "...

High concentrations of toxic cadmium found in Bangladesh rice - Buzz.NaturalNews.com

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High concentrations of toxic cadmium found in Bangladesh rice Posted: August 29, 2013 | Comments Tweet Follow @HealthRanger (http://www.bangladeshnewsnow.com ) A study by the American Chemical Society (ACS) ranked Bangladesh at the top of a list of 12 countries where high concentrations of cadmium were found in rice. ... The ACS reported finding .01 to .3 ppm cadmium per kg in Bangladesh rice. Cadmium can cause such health conditions as cancer, heart disease and kidney ...

Bangladesh High Court bars release of genetically modified eggplants - Buzz.NaturalNews.com

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Bangladesh High Court bars release of genetically modified eggplants Posted: October 7, 2013 | Comments Tweet Follow @HealthRanger (http://www.gmwatch.org ) Bangladesh's High Court has barred genetically modified eggplant from being commercially released in the country. ... The order was passed following a petition that asserts that, because there is no law in Bangladesh regulating GM foods, if there was any adverse effect to human health, its liability can not be determined....

Bangladesh government admits Bt eggplant hasn't passed safety tests and ignores GMO labeling law

https://www.naturalnews.com/047056_bt_eggplant_gmo_testing_bangladesh.html

The director of a government testing agency in Bangladesh that granted approval for genetically modified (GM) Bt eggplant (brinjal), which turned out to be a total failure, exploded recently after being questioned about the safety of the "Frankencrop." ... Even so, Bt brinjal was released for planting in Bangladesh by BARI anyway, and without proper labeling in accordance with the law. "...

Angry Bangladeshi farmers demand compensation after failure of Monsanto's GM eggplant

https://www.naturalnews.com/046758_gm_eggplant_bangladesh_monsanto.html

In India, eggplant is known as brinjal. ... They were offered free saplings by the Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI). "...

Risk for skin lesions increases with low-dose exposure to arsenic in drinking water (press release)

https://www.naturalnews.com/019985_arsenic_water_exposure.html

"Lower body mass index reflects poorer nutritional status in rural Bangladesh, which could directly or indirectly influence the effect of arsenic. ... With an estimated 57 million people in Bangladesh having been exposed to high levels of arsenic from drinking water, starting in the 1970s, UNICEF and the Bangladeshi government installed a large number of hand-pumped tube-wells to provide pathogen-free drinking water to the population of Bangladesh. "...

Pro-GMO corporate shill Mark Lynas exposed yet again as a self-contradicting liar

https://www.naturalnews.com/050217_mark_lynas_bt_brinjal_gmo_shill.html

Rahman, a smallholder farmer in Bangladesh, who was able to lift his family out of poverty thanks to GM Bt brinjal (eggplant/aubergine). ... Despite all the protests to protect Bangladesh's most important crop, GM Bt brinjal was rapidly approved for commercial use last year. "...

Biotech smugglers, frustrated with safety regulations, contaminate India's agriculture with GMOs

https://www.naturalnews.com/047860_biotech_smugglers_indian_agriculture_gmo.html

Now Bangladesh farmers are coerced into purchasing seed from one of only four GMO types. The first BT Brinjal variety is called Uttara and it is specifically designed for the Rajshah region of Bangladesh. "...

More “folk medicine” holds up under scientific scrutiny: The fruit of an evergreen tree in Bangladesh found to reduce fever, pain, inflammation

https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-01-10-folk-medicine-scientific-fruit-of-an-evergreen-tree-in-bangladesh-fever-pain-inflammation.html

More “folk medicine” holds up under scientific scrutiny: The fruit of an evergreen tree in Bangladesh found to reduce fever, pain, inflammation Wednesday, January 10, 2018 by: Frances Bloomfield alternative medicine , botanicals , Ethnopharmacology , folk medicine , goodhealth , goodmedicine , goodscience , healing plants , health , medicinal herbs , natural medicine , natural remedies , real science , Terminalia citrina , traditional medicine , Yellow Myrobalan - (Natural News ) Yellow ...

India's Agricultural Research Institute sells out country's farmers to Monsanto by distributing failed GMOs to farmers

https://www.naturalnews.com/052971_failed_gmos_bt_brinjal_big_biotech.html

Rafiqul Islam Mondol, director general of Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI), told the news site. ... Farmers in Bangladesh had experienced drying up of seedlings and pest attacks because of demonstrating in late season, the BARI chief claimed. "...

Columbia University receives $16.9 million NIEHS award to study arsenic in ground water (press release)

https://www.naturalnews.com/020571_arsenic_water_health.html

The award also allows for a continuation of the group's landmark work in Bangladesh, where tens of millions of people have been chronically exposed to naturally occurring arsenic in drinking water. ... Until the early 1970s, people in Bangladesh generally did not drink well water, but rather relied on microbially-contaminated surface water, which caused a host of infectious diseases, particularly fatal diarrheal diseases in young children. "...

Glyphosate - The silent danger causing lead poisoning in pregnant women

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Pesticides in general tied to lead poisoning in pregnant women In Bangladesh, similar results are being found regarding lead. Unplanned use of pesticides and herbicides in crops is being linked to higher levels of lead in the blood of pregnant women in rural Bangladesh. "...

The top 3 health benefits of eggplant

https://www.naturalnews.com/041563_eggplant_nasunin_nutrition.html

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Eggplant Cures Skin Cancer

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Tribal Healing and Happiness by Raw Food Festival Founder, Happy Oasis

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When I was traveling to Bangladesh on a bus, I was the only foreigner as an adventure anthropologist. ... It's raining on the ocean and Bangladesh is above sea level at a height of three feet. "...