By Dr. Mercola
Agricultural chemicals are progressively making their way
into your body whether you are trying to avoid them or not,
according to several recent studies in the US and Canada.
A prime offender is glyphosate, the main toxic ingredient in
Monsanto’s Roundup. Glyphosate is both an herbicide and
Multiple scientific findings suggest that Monsanto and
global regulatory bodies have been wrong about the lack of
bioaccumulation of glyphosate-based agricultural
If you are eating processed foods or foods from nearly any
restaurant, odds are very high you are getting loads of this
toxin, and if you are a pregnant woman, you may be
passing them along to your unborn child via your baby’s
placenta, umbilical cord, and in your breast milk. This is
gravely concerning as there is mounting scientific evidence
that Roundup may be even more toxic than DDT.
As a result of the latest findings regarding bioaccumulation,
testing commissioners have urged USDA and EPA to place
a temporary ban on all use of glyphosate-based chemicals
to protect public health, until more comprehensive testing is
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