Americans drink 80 billion cans of soda a year even more than beer, milk and bottled water.
But now the Center for Science in the Public Interest is targeting a soda ingredient it says may cause cancer, the caramel coloring. The chemicals in the caramel cause cancer in mice.
But some independent experts say consumers should relax because something happens at a very high dose in animals doesn't mean it will translate in low doses in people.
The FDA says that it and the World Health Organization is already studying the chemical and its potential effect on humans.
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Recognizing that deeper problems may lurk behind the botched rollout of the health care website, President Barack Obama's top health official Wednesday called for an investigation into management and contracting decisions.
A new medical center is opening in Towson.
Harmless lung cancer? A provocative study found that nearly 1 in 5 lung tumors detected on CT scans are probably so slow-growing that they would never cause problems.
Two victim, killed when their car was hit by a train Tuesday, have been identified by police.
A pedestrian was hit by a car and killed in Dundalk Wednesday morning.
Maryland State Police are investigating an accident that killed one woman.
A Code Blue cold weather alert has been declared through Friday in Baltimore City for an impending extended drop in temperatures.