Posts From Helke Ferrie

The Bill C-6 Battle Wages On

October 1, 2009

An Update on the Political Campaign to Protect Natural Health Products THE RECENT HISTORY OF BILL C-6 On April 30, 2009, all four parties supported...

Book Review: Slow Death by Rubber Duck

September 1, 2009

Author: Rick Smith & Bruce Lourie Publisher: Knopf Canada Book Publication: 2009 After reading Shawn Buckley’s analysis of Ottawa’s Bill C-6 in this issue, go pick up a...

Food Fight: Organics Gain Ground as GMOs and Biotech Wreak Havoc on Food Supply

July 1, 2009

“There’s a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in.” ~ From Anthem by Leonard Cohen In May, the food labeling committee of the international...

Vivacious Vitamin D

June 1, 2009

Nature’s Magic Bullet Now Scientifically Proven to Protect Against Cancer “Can you imagine what would happen if a drug company came out with a single...

BIG PHARMA UPDATE

May 1, 2009

The Sick Get Sicker as Legal Drug Pushing Puts Profits Before the Health of Patients “No doubt, one day our children’s children will learn in...

Activists Gather To Protest Bill C-6

April 1, 2009

Corporate Corruption, and the Hijacking of Our Food Supply What is wrong with the world today? I’ll tell you what’s wrong – short-term thinking, which...

Asbestos Consensus

March 1, 2009

Canadians Call for Ban on Potent Carcinogen Now Affecting Thousands “No man is an island… any man’s death diminishes me, because I am involved in...

Lyme Disease

February 1, 2009

An Emerging Epidemic with No Effective Means of Treatment in Ontario “The physician’s challenge is the curing of disease, educating the people in the laws...

A Look Back at 2008

December 1, 2008

International Developments, Revelations, and Challenges to Come in Canada “Work on what has been spoiled has supreme success.” ~ I Ching, Hexagram 18 (Chinese Book...

Book Review: Corrupt to the Core – Memoirs of a Health Canada Whistleblower

November 1, 2008

Corrupt to the Core – Memoirs of a Health Canada Whistleblower Author: Dr. Shiv Chopra Publisher: KOS Publishing Inc. Book Publication: 2008 When Shiv Chopra...

Vote for Quality Health Care

October 1, 2008

Election 2008 – an Opportunity to Restore the Health of Our Nation “You have done your worst. Now we will do our best.” ~ Sir...

The Latest News on Bill C-51 as of September 1

September 1, 2008

In April, the federal government informed Canadians that they were going to protect the nation’s children, and the rest of us, against unimaginable harm and...

Update on Bill C-51

July 1, 2008

Summary of Panel Discussion and Strategies for Further Protest On June 26th, the Consumer Health Organization of Canada hosted an event in Toronto for the...

The Future of Food

July 1, 2008

Research Confirms the Dangers of GM Food and Global Opposition Rises – But Canada Resists “Facts are stubborn things.” – John Adams (1735–1826), Second President...

Consumer Alert: Opposition Grows to Bill C-51

June 1, 2008

On April 8, 2008, the Harper government introduced Bill C-51 as an amendment to the Food and Drugs Act. If passed into law, Canadians will...

The World Without Us

May 1, 2008

“Not only the reason of millennia – the madness of millennia, too, breaks out in us…we are still fighting, step by step, with that giant...