Current Health News

June 11, 2019 - Issue 4684


What is going on with measles? The science and politics of eradicating measles

What is going on with measles? The science and politics of eradicating measles

June 11, 2019

Fear mongering has reached epidemic proportions and some lawmakers are reacting by vastly expanding powers to meet their agenda. This puts your freedom of thought and conscientious beliefs under brutal attack.

Makers of Roundup paid ACSH front group to hide evidence

chemical giant paid an industry front group

June 11, 2019

Internal emails revealed during recent court cases showed that a chemical giant paid an industry front group to publish favorable media reports about one of its flagship herbicides, Roundup, just as an international health agency was about to release a report warning of serious health risks related to the chemical.

Big Pharma is big on pollution

pharmaceutical industry pollution

June 11, 2019

The pharmaceutical industry has a major environmental footprint, releasing greater emissions than the automotive industry, despite being smaller overall. Big Pharma is also destroying waterways, with antibiotics found in 65% of rivers tested globally.