Delicious fish or…something else? Frequent claims of “fake news” have become a rallying cry for those who don’t like what’s being reported, but now there’s something even more sinister to worry about: fake fish on your plate. A new study by Oceana, a conservation group, warns that DNA tests on popular fish dishes prove that … read more Fake Fish on Your Plate?
Despite claims that America has “the most advanced healthcare system” and the best hospitals in the world, life expectancy in the U.S. has fallen for the third year in a row. The reason? A disturbing jump in the suicide rate and drug overdose deaths fueled by highly addictive opioids. This latest drop is the worst … read more Americans Unhappy, Suicide Rates Skyrocket
Note to Insurers: Americans don’t have money to burn on healthcare A federal judge blasted a subsidiary of United Healthcare, the nation’s largest health insurer, for putting its bottom line profit over the needs of patients seeking mental health care and substance abuse treatment. In a landmark ruling, the judge lambasted the insurer for illegally … read more Judge Blasts Insurer for Putting Profits Over Patients’ Health
A bakery that listed “love” as an ingredient in its granola has been cited by the FDA and told to remove the word from the label. The FDA also cited the company for failure to clean and sanitize its baking equipment properly. The owners of the bakery aren’t happy about the order, but they have … read more FDA Says “Love” Is Not a Real Ingredient in Bakery’s Granola