Archive for September, 2013

Fruit juices and smoothies may represent a new risk to our health because of the amount of sugar the apparently healthy drinks contain, caution the US scientists who warned consumers about corn syrup in soft drinks a decade ago. Read more...

Veterans of the "tobacco wars" want energy drink companies to stop marketing their products to children, a trend they likened to covert marketing once used by the cigarette industry. Energy drinks can contain large amounts of caffeine as well as other stimulants. Health experts have warned that excessive consumption, especially among children, can be unsafe. Read more...