Current Health News

December 3, 2019 - Issue 4859


Why the Milk Monopoly Is Faltering

Why the Milk Monopoly Is Faltering

December 3, 2019

If this food is so inherently unsafe, then why can you buy it in vending machines in many European countries? The reason may have more to do with profits than safety and a Big Food monopoly that is turning deaf ears to consumer demands.

Opioid Producers Put Blame on Addicts

opioid addiction

December 3, 2019

As Purdue Pharma faces mounting lawsuits alleging it fueled the opioid epidemic by misleading doctors and patients about opioids, an expose reveals one of their damage-control tactics centered on blaming addicts for the deadly overdoses.

Canada Launches Lawsuit Against Bayer

Canada Launches Lawsuit Against Bayer

December 3, 2019

A Canadian class-action lawsuit has been filed against Bayer, the maker of Roundup, on behalf of more than 60 people who believe it caused their serious health problems. The suit joins approximately 18,400 lawsuits currently pending across the border, and numbers are expected to continue rising as the chemical's health risks become clear.