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News Release For Immediate Release: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (415) 944-7350 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has denied a petition asking it...

November 8, 2017

Long History of Concerns Key Scientific Studies on Aspartame Industry PR Efforts Scientific References Key Facts About Diet Soda Chemical  Dozens of studies have linked aspartame -- the...

August 14, 2017

Science on Weight Gain + Obesity Related Issues Industry Science Is "Diet" Deceptive Marketing? Scientific References Aspartame, the world's most popular sugar substitute, is found in thousands...

August 14, 2017

See also: New York Times, by Sheila Kaplan, 7/22/2017: "New C.D.C. Chief Saw Coca-Cola as Ally in Obesity Fight" Forbes, Part 2 by Rob Waters, "The Coca-Cola Network: Soda Giant Mines...

July 10, 2017

News Release For Immediate Release: April 5, 2017                                                     For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (415)...

April 5, 2017

West Contra Costa School District Takes First Step Toward Fresh, Local Food Service [caption id="attachment_2440" align="alignright" width="335"] More than 70% of students said they “really...

February 27, 2017

By Carey Gillam A veteran leader within the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced her immediate departure from the agency on Thursday, two days after it came to light that she...

July 1, 2016

This article was first published by Huffington Post.  By Carey Gillam  It’s been a rough year for Big Soda, sellers of those sugary soft drinks that kids (and adults) love to...

June 29, 2016

The International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that claims to “provide science that improves human health and well-being and safeguards the environment,”...

June 28, 2016

During the investigation and subsequent collapse of the Coca-Cola front group Global Energy Balance Network, the New York Times and Associated Press discovered that prominent university professors...

December 14, 2015