Current Health News

September 7, 2013 - Issue 2576


King Corn—The Subsidized Crop That Drives Our Fast-Food Nation

King Corn—The Subsidized Crop That Drives Our Fast-Food Nation

September 7, 2013

The average American consumes 132 calories of this toxic substance a day without even realizing it - elevating your insulin levels, and increasing your risk of diabetes and premature aging. Why is the government virtually forcing farmers to grow it for you?

Researcher Files Lawsuit vs. FDA After His Petition Calling for Ban on Artificial Trans Fats Was Ignored

Trans Fat

September 7, 2013

A heart disease researcher with more than 60 years of experience is suing the US Food and Drug Administration for their failure to take deadly trans fats off the market.