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Cancer Risk From CT Scan Radiation
Pediatric CAT scans are estimated to cause hundreds of cancer deaths every year.
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November 10, 2010
Nutrition Without Calories
What has the opposite of junk food—nutrition but no calories?
November 9, 2010
A Harmless Artificial Sweetener
Most of the artificial sweeteners on the market have been associated with health problems.
November 8, 2010
The Healthiest Sweetener
There are two sweeteners that are actually good for you.
November 7, 2010
Mercury in Corn Syrup?
Fifty different brands of high fructose corn syrup containing foods were tested for mercury.
November 6, 2010
Sugar vs. Corn Syrup
Mercury content aside, is high fructose corn syrup worse than table sugar?
November 5, 2010
Diet & Hyperactivity
Are soda drinking teens more hyperactive because of the sugar, caffeine, or preservatives?
November 4, 2010
Is Sodium Benzoate Harmful?
When combined with ascorbic acid in soda, sodium benzoate can form the potent carcinogen benzene
November 3, 2010
Is Gum Arabic Harmful?
The verdict on this common food additive.
November 2, 2010
Is Citric Acid Harmful?
A hoax hoodwinks European consumers.
November 1, 2010
Is Artificial Butter Flavor Harmful?
The connection between diacetyl and the devastating lung disease bronchiolitis obliterans.
October 31, 2010
Are Artificial Colors Harmful?
The potential health effects of colorings such as cochineal, a food dye derived from crushed insects.
October 30, 2010
Are Artificial Colors Bad for You?
The effects of artificial colors on impulsivity, inattentiveness, and hyperactivity among young children.
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