Do you feed your child Froot Loops and other foods containing coloring and dyes? Then, you NEED to read the rest of this article. We've always been told that food coloring is harmless and that it just makes foods look more appealing. But, in fact, it is a harmful poison that has the potential to damage your child in various ways, from neurological issues to cancer. These accusations come from a new research report from the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI), a non-profit consumer watchdog organization.
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What You Should Know
The report, Food Dye - A Rainbow of Risks, reviews the risks that are already commonly associated with food dye consumption: Blue 1, Red 40, Yellow 5, and Yellow 6 have been known to cause allergic reactions in some people. Tests on lab animals of Blue 1, Blue 2, Green 3, Red 40, Yellow 5, and Yellow 6 showed signs of causing cancer. Yellow 5 also caused mutations, an indication of possibleRead More »from Are You Poisoning Your Child with Food Dyes?