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Hospital walks back study linking aspartame to leukemia
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 26 2012

Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWM) has reportedly walked back a recent study claiming to link aspartame with an increased risk of leukemia, non- Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL) and other blood-related cancers


Phthalate Exposure Allegedly Linked to Fast-Food Consumption
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

A study has allegedly linked fast-food consumption to higher urinary phthalate-metabolite levels but not to increased bisphenol A (BPA) levels. Ami


ANH Claims Glyphosate Residues Present in Breakfast Foods
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

The Alliance for Natural Health (ANH) has released a white paper that allegedly identifies glyphosate residue in common breakfast foods, including


Boulder Public Health Group Advocates Excise Tax on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

Healthy Boulder Kids has submitted to the city of Boulder, Colorado, a draft initiative that would impose on distributors a 2-cent per-ounce excise


Pelman v. McDonald’s Corp.: no class certification for obese teens
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 29 2010

A judge from the U.S. Court of International Trade, sitting by designation in a New York federal district court, has determined that the obesity-related claims filed in 2002 against McDonald’s Corp. cannot be pursued as a class action


New Study Reevaluates Effect of Fat Intake on Cholesterol and Heart Disease Risk
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 15 2016

A study reevaluating "the traditional diet-heart hypothesis" concludes that replacing dietary saturated fat with vegetable oils lowers serum


FDA refuses to re-classify tooth-whitening products as drugs
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 2 2014

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has denied a Citizen Petition asking the agency to re-categorize tooth-whitening products as drugs


FDA steps up issuance of warning letters to cosmetic and dietary supplement companies
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 1 2015

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a number of Warning Letters to cosmetic and dietary supplement companies over the last several


Study linking HFCs to obesity draws criticism from health experts
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 26 2010

A recent study involving both short- and long-term animal experiments has purportedly linked high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) to significant weight gain in rats


Energy drink makers target new demographic
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 23 2013

Although the typical energy drink user is reportedly young and male, a recent news source indicates that a new demographic is emerging as a top