A new scientific study has demonstrated a link between eating ultra-processed foods and a significantly increased risk for early death.
Category: Early Death
Millions of Cases of Asthma may be Caused by Chemicals in Air Pollution: New study
A new study has found that nearly 2 million new cases of pediatric asthma every year may be caused by a traffic-related air pollutant, a problem particularly important in big cities. Equally disturbing, a second study by the same research team finds that 1.8 million excess deaths around the world are linked to urban air pollution.
Premature Deaths Linked to Hormone-Disrupting Phthalate Chemicals
A new study has revealed that daily exposure to toxic chemicals called phthalates, commonly used in the manufacture of plastic food containers and many cosmetics, may lead to roughly 100,000 premature deaths among older Americans every year.
Food Additives in Processed Meat Linked to Cardiovascular Disease and Early Death
Scientists heading up a large, longitudinal, global study have found a link between eating processed meat and a higher risk of cardiovascular disease and death.
Two More Studies Link Ultra-Processed Foods with Serious Health Risks and Early Death
Two more large-scale studies have demonstrated a link between diets containing ultra/highly processed foods and heart disease, stroke risk and early death.