Pertinent Articles and Links

Colourants: Doc’s Food Dye Experiment with Insects (The Sun/News: August 15, 2011)

Journal of Food Science: Effect of Food Azo Dye Tartrazine on Learning and Memory Functions in Mice and Rats, and the Possible Mechanisms Involved – abstract (August 5th, 2011)

Science News Magazine of the Society for Science and the Public: The Color of Controversy. Link between food dyes, childhood hyperactivity gets renewed attention (August 27, 2011)

Food article by Mark Anthony Ph.D: Botanical Ingredients Lend Color and More to Food and Beverage Products (6/12/11)

CBS News IN DEPTH Food Safety: Food Additives Facts (September 29th, 2008)

ABC Action News Posting: Parents in Action: Foods Affect Your Kid’s Behavior (June 23, 2011)

FDA Public Health Advisory: Subject: reports of Blue Discoloration and Death in Patients Receiving Enteral Feedings Tinted With The Dye, FD&C Blue No. 1 (September 29, 2003)

Summary of Color Additives for Use in United States in Foods, Drugs, Cosmetics and Medical Devices: FDA Color Additives in U.S.

Artificial Food Coloring Ingredients: EHow Food (May 25th, 2011)

Article Death of a Dye: Time Magazine (1976)

Food Dyes May Exacerbate Hyperactivity in Sensitive Children

Food Dye and Hyperactivity

FDA Probes Link Between Food Dyes, Kid’s Behavior

FDA: Link Between Food Coloring And Hyperactivity

FDA Mulls Safety of Artificial Food Coloring

Food Dyes’ Favor Fades as Possible Links to Hyperactivity Emerge

Food Manufacturers Ban food Dyes in Europe to Protect Kids, but Not in the U.S.

Only The Fools Dye Their Young: UK Considers Banning Food Colorants as ADHD Cause

Food Agency Calls for the Ban of Six Artificial Colours