Current Health News

July 12, 2016 - Issue 3615


CDC Executive Resigns After Being Caught Colluding With Coca-Cola to Salvage Soda Market

CDC Executive Resigns After Being Caught Colluding With Coca-Cola to Salvage Soda Market

July 12, 2016

She was meant to be protecting you from one of the biggest causes of diabetes and expanding waistline, but was instead offering guidance to help a Coca Cola advocate influence the World Health Organization officials relax sugar limits. It's the ultimate betrayal of trust.

Toxic Crisis Facing the Globe: Are Your Air and Water Safe?

Outdoor Pollution

July 12, 2016

With water supplies increasingly contaminated by lead, fluoride, agriculture and industry, and air pollution now slated to cause 6.5 million premature deaths a year, it appears virtually no one is safe. What steps can you take to ensure your air and water are pure?

Aspartame Is Trying to Make a Comeback

Aspartame Effects

July 12, 2016

Less than a year after PepsiCo took the artificial sweetener aspartame out of its Diet Pepsi, the company has announced it’s putting it back in. Now Diet Pepsi drinkers will have a choice of three varieties of artificially sweetened soda from PepsiCo, but don’t be misled: they’re all detrimental to your health.