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March 10, 2014
Seeing Red No. 3: Coloring to Dye For
The artificial food coloring Red No. 3 has yet to be banned despite its purported role in causing thousands of cases of thyroid cancer.
December 2, 2013
Is Caramel Color Carcinogenic?
Concern that one of the most commonly consumed food colorings may cause cancer has led to changes in soft drink formulation in California.
August 30, 2013
Artificial Food Colors and ADHD
In response to definitive evidence showing artificial colors may increase inattentiveness, impulsivity, and hyperactivity among young children, a call has been made by consumer groups to ban food...
February 22, 2013
Titanium Dioxide & Inflammatory Bowel Disease
People eating conventional diets may ingest a trillion microparticles of the food whitening additive titanium dioxide every day. What implication might this have for inflammation in the gut?
December 14, 2009
Artificial Coloring in Fish
Canthoxanthine feed additives given to farmed fish may be linked to a condition in consumers called gold dust retinopathy.
August 17, 2009
Are Artificial Colors Harmful?
The potential health effects of colorings such as cochineal, a food dye derived from crushed insects.
August 16, 2009
Are Artificial Colors Bad for You?
The effects of artificial colors on impulsivity, inattentiveness, and hyperactivity among young children.
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