Berto Jongman: Monsanto Doubles Cancer Death Rates in Argentina

01 Agriculture, 07 Health, 07 Other Atrocities, 10 Transnational Crime

berto smallCancer Death Rates Now Doubled In Argentina’s GMO Agribusiness Areas

Data linking GMOs and pesticides to human health ailments continues to emerge, as a new report put together by the Ministry of Health in Cordoba, Argentina has found that increased levels of crop spraying in Argentina’s most extensively farmed areas has resulted in a large increase of cancer rates for those that live in the vicinity. According to the report, deaths from cancerous tumors have as much as doubled in areas where genetically modified (GM) crops are grown and agro-chemicals are used. That’s not really surprising, given the fact that numerous studies have linked them to cancer, and other detrimental health ailments.