Monsanto Roundup News | Cancer

Below are some of our news stories explaining the potential dangers of Monsanto Roundup herbicide, and especially the connection to non-Hodgkin lymphoma and other forms of cancer. To learn more about the types of injuries that have been linked to this product, and the legal claims that have been filed, click Monsanto Roundup Herbicide.

  • Monsanto: Poisoning Babies

    Less than two weeks ago, The Ring of Fire reported that the FDA would finally be testing a wide range of food products for the presence of glyphosate, the active ingredient in the Monsanto herbicide Roundup. It didn't take long to find glysophate residues in a number of different baby foods. Specifically, elevated levels (up to 1.67 parts per million) of glysophate have been discovered in commercial oat meal products intended for infants.

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  • Monsanto Gets Continued Government Approval for its Carcinogen Roundup Using Studies Paid for by Monsanto

    Last year, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), part of the World Health Organization (WHO), determined that glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto's herbicide Roundup®, is a likely carcinogen.  This finding has been reinforced by numerous scientific studies demonstrating that glyphosate has a detrimental effect on the human endocrine system (which produces and regulates hormones). This, in turn, can lead to the development of certain types of cancer, particularly of the lymph nodes.

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