I’m on a panel for the NYAS’s conference on Conflicts of Interest in Healthcare: Opportunities for Self-Reflection and Action, June 24-25. Location: 7 World Trade Center. 250 Greenwich St, 40th Floor. Information and registration are here. My panel is on the 25th at 10:45 a.m. , Session VI: Hot topic discussion: getting to the truth in nutrition science. Other panelists are Mona Calvo fro Penn State, Mehmood Khan from Life Biosciences, and Linda Van Horn from Northwestern. Moderator is Julia Belluz from Vox.
by Marion Nestle
Jan 29 2018
Soft drinks: anything that sells
The soft drink industry is in big trouble. Sugary drinks aren’t great for health, and sales are down. But this industry keeps trying.
I’m starting to collect interesting innovations. Would you believe?
- Cannabis-infused: a zero-calorie adult beverage
- Dextrin (fiber)-infused: a zero-calorie laxative beverage (but only in Japan)