Current Health News

April 22, 2015 - Issue 3168


Coca-Cola and PepsiCo Agree to Remove Flame Retardant Chemical from Their Products

soda brominated vegetable oil

April 22, 2015

The US has refused to ban it (it's been pending safety studies for the last 44 years). Blamed for memory loss, nerve problems, damaged thyroids, infertility, and cancer, it's in more products than you can imagine. Don't wait, get it out of your life now.

Study: US Spends $4B a Year from False-Positive Mammograms and Breast Cancer Overdiagnosis

Study: US Spends $4B a Year from False-Positive Mammograms and Breast Cancer Overdiagnosis

April 22, 2015

Mammograms yield so many false-positive results that billions in health care costs are being wasted annually as a result (not to mention the psychological toll false positives have on women).

Factory Farm Meat: Why Vegetarians, Ranchers, and Conscious Omnivores Need to Unite

Factory Farm Meat

April 22, 2015

Government agencies are recommending Americans eat less red meat, without acknowledging the vast differences between meat from factory farms and meat from pasture.