• Health Blog

    The Dartmouth University Superfund[ers of Fearmongering]

    The Dartmouth University Toxic Metals Superfund Research Program contains a section on mercury, which includes a short documentary video and a number of links to Information About Seafood and Nutritio...

  • Uncategorized Blog

    The Gelfond Fund for Mercury Research & Outreach

    The Gelfond Fund for Mercury Research & Outreach claims to be “focused on providing information to the public and health professionals about how mercury gets into seafood and what the health eff...

  • Health Blog

    Nutrition Journal Study Lacks Credibility

    The online-only Nutrition Journal, one of 200 journals churned out by a British for-profit conglomerate, recently released a study on the consumption habits of pregnant women that baselessly and speci...

  • Health Blog

    New Study Debunks Any Link Between Eating Fish and Autism

    A new report published in the scientific journal Epidemiology by researchers at the University of Rochester has found no relationship between eating fish during pregnancy and increased risk for autist...

  • Health Blog

    What is Mark Bittman Hiding From?

    For a person who makes his living as a writer, Mark Bittman has contracted an awfully convenient case of writers blockthat or he simply cant be bothered to respond to our letters. The New York Times f...

  • Sustainability Blog

    Eco-Activists Manipulate NYT’s Mark Bittman

    In 2008, the New York Times publicized a bogus study from an activist group testing mercury levels in sushi, prompting the papers public editor to admit the article was less balanced than it should ha...

  • Health Blog

    Environmental Defense Fund tells parents to ignore doctors, scientists, and federal health authorities

    Who should Americans trust more for nutrition advice: doctors, dietitians and the Food & Drug Administration or radical environmental activists? The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) thinks its the la...

  • Health Blog

    Moms Clean Air Force: A Threat to Public Health

    The activist group Moms Clean Air Force (MCAF) is once again whipping up fears about seafood trying to scare parents as a way to push a political agenda. And, ironically, its children who will suffer...

  • Health Blog

    A Clue that Beyonce May Be Pregnant? Seafood IS On Her Menu!

    With speculation growing about Beyonce is she pregnant or not? fans spotted a possible hint on her Tumblr page: Her dinner menu in France included Salad Nicoise, a popular salad topped with tuna. A ...

  • Health Blog

    Scaring the public is what some eNGOs do best

    Not two months had passed since the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) soundly rejected mercury alarmists flimsy data and alarmist rhetoric for more restrictive commercial seafood regulations when the...