The Source

Other sites of interest

Local Links

Organic and Healthy Food Options

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)

Erda Gardens

Skarsgard Farms

Natural Food Store Options

Whole Foods Market

La Montanita Co-op

Trader Joe’s

Natural Grocers

Herbal and Nutriceutical Options

The Herb Store

Talin Market

Books

Nourishing Traditions by Sally Fallon

Overdosed America: The Broken Promise of American Medicine by John Abramson, MD

Healing with Whole Foods by Paul Pitchford

Local Organizations Doing Good Work

St. Martin’s Hospitality Center serves homeless and near-homeless people by providing hope through services like emergency shelter, outreach programs, mental and behavioral health services, employment support services, and rehousing services.

Off Center Arts is a non-profit that believes that art-making is central to community building.

Full Battle Rattle is a program that helps military veterans through music therapy.

Paws and Stripes is a non-profit organization that pairs local rescue dogs with U.S. military veterans.

The Endorphin Power Company is dedicated to improving the lives of people, with special focus on the substance-dependent and homeless.

WESST Corp is a non-profit economic development organization headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Its mission is to facilitate the start-up and growth of women and minority-owned businesses throughout the state of New Mexico.

Coalition for Clean Affordable Energy in NM. The mission of the Coalition is to promote the development of renewable energy sources such solar, wind, geothermal, and biomass, and to promote energy efficiency, and to do so in a credible, responsible, and affordable manner that benefits all New Mexicans.

NM Public Interest Research Group‘s mission is to deliver persistent, result-oriented public interest activism that protects consumers, encourages a fair, sustainable economy, and fosters responsive, democratic government.

Medical Research and Human Rights

Go Ask Alice! is a health Q&A Internet service. It works to provide readers with reliable, accessible information and a range of thoughtful perspectives so that they can make responsible decisions concerning their health and well-being.

Wikipedia is an on-line encyclopedia edited by the world.

CSPI (Center for Science in the Public Interest) is the organized voice for the American public regarding nutrition, food safety, health and other wellness issues. They have long sought to educate the public, advocate government policies that are consistent with scientific evidence on health and environmental issues, and counter industry’s powerful influence on public opinion and public policies.

The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) is a not for profit public interest organization that deals with crucial issues of food safety, industrial agriculture, genetic engineering, children’s health, corporate accountability, Fair Trade, environmental sustainability and other key topics.

The Cornucopia Institute provides needed information to family farmers, consumers and other stakeholders in the good food movement and to the media through research and investigations on agricultural and food issues.

MomsRising.org is an organization which tackles critical issues facing mothers, women, and families through public education and massive grassroots movements.

The Alliance for Human Research Protection (AHRP) is a national network of lay people and professionals dedicated to advancing responsible and ethical medical research practices, to ensure that the human rights, dignity and welfare of human subjects are protected, and to minimize the risks associated with such endeavors.

Public Citizen is a national, nonprofit consumer advocacy organization founded in 1971 to represent consumer interests in Congress, the executive branch and the courts.

Worst Pills, Public Citizen’s subscription website, “your expert, independent source for prescription drug information.”

The Center for Medical Consumers is a non-profit organization committed to provide access to accurate, science-based information as well as broaden public awareness about the safety and quality problems that pervade America’s health care system.

Consumer Lab is a subscription provider of independent test results and information to help consumers and healthcare professionals evaluate health, wellness, and nutrition products

Peach’s Neat Feet began as a love of art and giving and has grown into a movement of kindness by providing custom, hand-painted shoes to children living with disabilities and fighting serious illnesses.

Discussion and info about the purpose of breasts: sexual objects or to breastfeed our babies?

National, Environmental, and Social Awareness

http://www.newdream.org/

http://www.organicconsumers.com/

The Non-GMO Project is on a mission to preserve and build sources of non-GMO products, educate consumers, and provide verified non-GMO choices.

The Organic Trade Association (OTA) is a membership based group on a mission to promote and protect organic trade to benefit the environment, farmers, the public, and the economy.

Fair Trade USA enables you, the consumer, to make a difference with your dollar by helping the people and planet work together so that both are healthy and sustained.

The Environmental Working Group drives consumer choice and civic action with breakthrough research and an informed public and empowers people to live healthier lives in a healthier environment.

Green America is  a not for profit organization that unifies the strength of consumers, investors, businesses, and the marketplace to create a socially just and environmentally sustainable society.

The Public Radio Exchange is a nonprofit service for distribution, peer review, and licensing of radio pieces.

Better World Club Provides Nationwide Roadside Assistance. We are the Nation’s Only environmentally friendly auto club.

Philosophical and Positive Change Sites

Avatar offers self-development courses for those seeking individual enlightenment and the shared vision of creating world peace.

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