Natural Health Response is intended to provide cutting-edge health information.
Nothing on this site should be interpreted as personal medical advice. Always consult with your doctor before changing anything related to your healthcare.

Nerve Gas in Our Food Supply?!?

If someone sprayed a nerve gas agent that the Nazis developed during World War II on your food, would you eat it?

Any sane person would say no.

But unless you’re eating organic foods, you’re likely ingesting this toxic chemical on a daily basis.

The chemical is called chlorpyrifos, and even though it’s derived from Nazi chemical weapons, it is now used as an agricultural insecticide in the U.S.

It is sprayed on all of our most basic foods, including corn, wheat, apples, and citrus.

Environmental groups have been trying to get it pulled off the market for years, and just when it looked like it was about to happen, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently refused to issue a ban.

There are no shortage of studies showing the dangers of this chemical, and even the EPA has warned of its dangers.

That’s right, the EPA itself banned the residential use of chlorpyrifos back in 2000 because of the extreme danger it posed to children.

But it’s still used on farms everywhere, and Americans are eating chlorpyrifos by the ton. And the EPA has made sure that will continue.

The decision leaves me scratching my head—but also makes me wonder who’s scratching the EPA’s back.

Chlorpyrifos is one of the worst offenders of pesticide poisoning, and can cause convulsions, respiratory paralysis, and even death. You don’t have to work on one of these farms to be exposed to the stuff.

Residues remain on the food it is sprayed on, and people in the vicinity of these farms face drinking water contamination and toxic spray drift.

Think Erin Brockovich.

But it’s the brains of developing children that are especially at risk, with studies showing that exposure can cause permanent damage, including reduced IQ, loss of working memory, delayed motor development, lower birth weight, and the ever-increasing attention deficit disorders.

Despite these known risks, more than 40,000 farms (especially factory farms) dump over 6 million pounds of this deadly chemical on their crops every year. They’re placing THEIR profits over YOUR safety.

And this is just one example of the toxins sprayed on our food, our lawns, and even in our homes.

In Canada, some provinces have banned the household use of pesticides. I wish my home state of Arizona was so proactive. But you don’t need the government to regulate the use of these toxins—you can enforce your own personal ban for yourself and your family.

That’s what I do. I never have ANY pest control of ANY kind anywhere near me at ANY time. Nothing is sprayed in the house or even in our yard.

Another way to reduce exposure is to eat organic foods. My family and I jumped on the organic bandwagon years ago, and we haven’t looked back.

To a brighter day,

Dr. Richard Gerhauser, M.D.

Dr. Richard Gerhauser, M.D.

Written By Dr. Richard Gerhauser, M.D.

For years he’s been the trusted doctor for celebrities, world-class athletes, and countless seniors looking to reclaim their health.

And now…for the first time ever… he’s making his medical breakthroughs available to readers all across America.

Dr. Richard Gerhauser, M.D. is one of the most pioneering and innovative minds in medicine today – and he delivers cutting-edge cures each month through his Natural Health Response newsletter.

Natural Health Response readers get full access to Dr. Gerhauser’s protocols for chronic pain… heart disease… diabetes… Alzheimer’s… and even cancer. These are the very same treatments Dr. Gerhauser recommends to his own patients at his practice in Tucson, Arizona.

In addition to being a board-certified medical doctor, Dr. Gerhauser has earned two master’s degrees and has served as a clinical professor at the University of Arizona.

And as a physician at the world-famous Canyon Ranch, Dr. Gerhauser treated celebrities from around the world who paid dearly for the type of next-generation health information he provides Natural Health Response readers each month.

View More Free Articles

Diet-Free Secret END Diabetes!

Wouldn’t it be great if you could eat whatever you wanted and not worry about gaining weight or developing diabetes? Well, I can’t help you with the weight part… but I can help with diabetes. Researchers have found a simple way to END your diabetes. And it doesn’t involve counting calories or restricting the types...

Read This

Muscle Pain? Try THIS Vitamin

Everyone knows that vitamins are good for you. What everyone might NOT know is just how BAD it is when you’re not getting enough of these critical nutrients. In fact, a deficiency in this ONE key vitamin can really take a toll on your body, causing everything from severe muscle pain to neurological disorders. Here’s...

Read This

[Alert] Daily Habit is Aging You FAST!

Most humans have a basic survival instinct that makes us want to live as long as possible. But you’d never know it when you consider all of the dangerous, toxic, downright stupid things we do that make us sick, miserable, and (ultimately) dead. Some things are obvious… like smoking or eating Twinkies. Others aren’t so...

Read This

[URGNT] Statins Tied to Deadly New Risk!

When it comes to taking statins, I advise taking the “better safe than sorry” approach. No, that doesn’t mean TAKING statins just in case they could help you… it means NOT taking statins because their benefits don’t outweigh their risks. This has been an unpopular opinion until very recently… Studies on statins show just how...

Read This

Heartburn? SKIP These Popular Drugs

Heartburn is no fun. It’s painful and uncomfortable. And in really bad cases, it can feel like you’re having a heart attack. But it’s never going to kill you. The drugs used to treat it, on the other hand? They just might. The list of side effects linked to them should have them pulled off...

Read This

6 TASTY Ways to Boost Your Memory!

What you eat plays a major role in your overall health and wellbeing… and even in how long you could live. But too often, we choose foods based on their impact on factors like heart disease, diabetes, or weight gain. There’s nothing wrong with that… but something is missing from that list. Your brain health....

Read This

This Government Rule is WRECKING Your Heart

There are a whole lot of things I think the government should just stay out of. Healthcare is one of them. The health advice coming Uncle Sam is notoriously outdated, inaccurate, and tainted with the money of big corporations that have billions to gain. Case in point: A particular government regulation that could INCREASE your...

Read This

Powerful Nutrient SHUTS DOWN Breast Cancer

It seems like pink ribbons are plastered everywhere to remind us that women are still getting—and dying from—breast cancer. But I don’t need a pink ribbon to remind me… and you probably don’t either. I’ve personally known too many women—both family members and patients—who have been part of the 41,000 women who die of breast...

Read This

5 “Grandmother” Cures BOOST Memory, Vision, and More!

My grandfather always used to tell me that eating venison would help me run faster… and that carrots would help me see better. My grandmother said that eating apples would help “keep the doctor away.” Many of us have grown up with these sayings… but are they actually true? Today, we’re going to see what...

Read This

Breakthrough Test Detects Brain Cancer EARLY!

When it comes to surviving cancer, the earlier you discover cancer, the better the prognosis. That’s why cancer screening tests are so important. The problem is that some types of cancers stay hidden for a long time… and others present themselves with vague symptoms that often don’t seem indicative of cancer at all. Brain cancer...

Read This