Red Bull linked to deaths in Canada; 5-Hour Energy, Monster, Rockstar cited in FDA report for deaths, hospitalizations November 18, 2012

Energy drinks have caused three Canadian teenagers to die and have had serious side effects on 35 other Canadians since 2003, Health Canada documents show.

The three male teens, two 15-year-olds and an 18-year-old, died after drinking Red Bull, The Toronto Star reported. Red Bull also appears in more side-effect reports than any other similar product.

Health Canada and the energy drink companies said side-effect reports […]

Solicitor General: Rejecting ‘Obamacare’ would be ‘grave and profound’

(AFP) Neal Katyal, who as acting US Solicitor General defended the constitutionality of President Barack Obama’s flagship health reform in lower courts, has warned in an interview with AFP of “grave” and “profound” consequences if the Supreme Court accepts a challenge to the law.

Q:) Experts say that this Supreme Court challenge is historic. Why so?

A:) The case that’s coming before the Supreme Court which challenges Congress’s Affordable Care Act is undoubtedly a significant case. It’s […]