Toxic food dyes

Do you know what Blue #1, Red #3 or yellow #6 on the food labels mean?

Food dyes are in all kinds of processed food, beverages, and consumer products, such as candies, cereal, baked goods, ice creams, drugs, cosmetics, etc. They are one of the most widely used and dangerous additives.

For more info about food dyes and their dangerous effects on health, please check out the following websites:

Food coloring laws

Are You or Your Family Eating Toxic Food Dyes? 

Food dyes: the toxic situation

12 Dangerous Food Additives: The Dirty Dozen Food Additives You Really Need to be Aware Of

One Response to Toxic food dyes

  1. Marcia says:

    Hi,
    Are you aware of the Feingold Association. It is a parent support group that was formed in 1976 after Dr. Feingold wrote “Why Your Child is Hyperactive.” Parents got together to help and support each other to eliminate artificial food dyes and other dangerous additives. Today it continues the work of Dr. Feingold. I’ve been a member for many years. It’s website is http://www.feingold.org

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