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Britain turns its back on the dairy industry as a QUARTER of people now drink plant-based milks 

Britain turns its back on the dairy industry as a QUARTER of people now drink plant-based milks Alternative milks include those made from oats, nuts, soya and coconut The shift has mainly been seen in young adults, with a third going plant-based  Reasons are most often for health, ethic, or environmental reasons  By Vanessa Chalmers… Read More »

Health Care Industry Spends $30B A Year Pushing Its Wares, From Drugs To Stem Cell Treatment

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). Hoping to earn its share of the $ 3.5 trillion health care market, the medical industry is pouring more money than ever into advertising its products — from high-priced prescriptions to do-it-yourself genetic tests and unapproved stem cell treatments. Spending on health care marketing… Read More »

Problematic PR releases: Medical studies backed by food industry trade groups

November 6, 2018 Posted By Categories Joy Victory is Deputy Managing Editor of HealthNewsReview.org. She tweets as @thejoyvictory.  Small study. Big health claims. Trade group involvement. It’s a pattern we’ve seen time and again in news releases linking a food to a questionable health benefit. Long considered a downmarket cooking oil with ho-hum health benefits,… Read More »