Current Health News

February 4, 2015 - Issue 3091


Three Sources of Antibiotics That Threaten Human Health

Antibiotics on Food

February 4, 2015

40,000 Americans die each year from sepsis that occurs when drug-resistant UT infections spread to the kidneys and the bacteria enter the bloodstream. Now scientists have found a match between that deadly bacteria and the bacteria found in 50% of this popular food.

Expert Panel Recommends Children 14 and Under Be Protected by Food Marketing Policies

Food Marketing Guidelines

February 4, 2015

New "responsible" food-marketing guidelines could help protect children from the junk food industry's predatory marketing tactics.