Dr. Mercola finished his family practice residency in 1985 but was trained by the conventional model. Initially, he treated many symptoms with prescription drugs and was actually a paid speaker for the drug companies. But as he began to experience the failures of this model, he embraced natural medicine and over the last thirty years has applied these time tested approaches successfully.
Over 15 years ago he founded Mercola.com to share his experiences with others. He’s also written two NY Times bestselling books, and has had frequent appearances on national media including the Dr. Oz show and major news channels.
Mercola, J. “Pope Francis, Neil Young, and 100,000 Beekeepers Take a Stand Against Toxic Agriculture” Retrieved July 1st, 2015, from http://articles.mercola.com/sites/ articles/archive/2015/06/30/beekeepersgenetically-modified-crops-toxic.aspx
What do Pope Francis, Neil Young, and German beekeepers have in common? They’re all speaking out against genetically engineered crops and the excessive use of toxic pesticides. Meanwhile, the chemical technology industry is feverishly trying to revamp its image by renaming itself and putting out new spins on words to disguise what they’re really all about. The ad fact is, the chemical industry has to a large degree taken over the food industry, not to mention hijacked the federal regulatory process. In essence, most of the population is