Soda consumption, a contributor to obesity and diabetes in the U.S., fell to a 31-year low in 2016, according to Beverage Digest. But sugars and refined starches still make up much of the American diet. (Free-photos/Pixabay)

A New Political Platform: Better Nutrition for all Americans?

By:Roz Brown, Public News Service DES MOINES, Iowa – Democratic candidates running for president in 2020 have multiple ideas about

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Vaping industry faces a triple threat – science, advocacy, and community action

News Release, American Heart Association American Heart Association announces sweeping research investment, policy advocacy fund and youth activation campaign demanding

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A recent study by the Food and Drug Administration found that a quarter of all high school students used e-cigarettes in 2019, up five percentage points from last year. (Vaping 360/Flickr)

Evidence Mounts E-Cigarettes Not Healthy Alternative

By: Eric Galatas, Public News Service LINCOLN, Neb. – In the wake of recent reports of fatal lung illness connected

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