DEA - Doctors for the environment
  • Argentina’s Roundup Human Tragedy

    We thank the Institute of Science in Society Sustainability http://www.i-sis.org.uk for permission to publish Ten years of GM soy and glyphosate poisoning have escalated the rates of cancer and birth defects. Claire Robins GM soy a death sentence for humans and the environment Argentina has…

    Read More | Posted in: GM Food | 17 November 2010 - Joy
  • Western Australia to Grow GM Crop

    In November 2009 we published a letter from a UK scientific organisation to Mr Colin Barnett. The letter expressed concern for academic freedom over GM foods in WA (click here) The letter stated In 2005, the Government of Western Australia awarded a research grant worth $92,000 to researchers at the…

    Read More | Posted in: GM Food | 30 January 2010 - Joy
  • Scientists Concerned For Academic Freedom over GM foods

    Open Letter to Premier of Western Australia This invitation to sign a letter to Colin Barnett, Premier of WA, appeared in an Institute of Science in Society letter on 20.11.09. For your information Judy Carman is a scientist based in South Australia and I support her work - secretary. To join the 70…

    Read More | Posted in: GM Food | 25 November 2009 - Joy
  • US Opposition to GMOs Gathers Momentu

    Scientists and physicians in the heartland of genetic modification are alerting policy-makers and the public to the dangers of GM crops. Prof Peter Saunders We thank the Institute of Science in Society http://www.i-sis.org.uk for Permission to reproduce this ISIS Report by Professor Peter Saunders http://www.i-sis.org.uk/US_Opposition_to_GMOs.php…

    Read More | Posted in: GM Food | 25 June 2009 - Joy
  • Europe’s Uprising Against GMOs and Patents on Life

    The unstoppable groundswell of opposition to GMOs in Europe by Dr. Mae-Wan Ho http://www.i-sis.org.uk/EuropesUprisingAgainstGMOs.php We thank the Institute of Science in Society for Permission to reproduce this ISIS Report 25/05/09 The recent call for a moratorium on GMOs in Europe [1] (see Europe Holds…

    Read More | Posted in: GM Food | 27 May 2009 - Joy
  • Symposium on Genetically-Modified Crops and Foods. Facts, Fallacies and Policies.

    This symposium was held at the Staff Club, University of Western Australia, Thursday 15 May 2008. Report by Bill Castleden, The WA State Committee of DEA organized this Symposium in the expectations that many members and others in the medical profession might be confused about the topic because of the…

    Read More | Posted in: GM Food | 20 May 2008 - Joy
  • Claim and Counter-claim on GM foods

    In recent days the Premier of SA has announced that the moratorium on genetically modified crops will continue. Moratoriums have been lifted in other states and in Victoria Sir Gustav Nossal a member of DEA’s Scientific Advisory Committee has supported their production. Clearly there are differing…

    Read More | Posted in: GM Food | 16 February 2008 - Joy
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