Coca-Cola Spent 8 mn Euros to Influence Research in France: Report

May 9, 2019

(Medical Xpress) – US beverage giant Coca-Cola paid more than eight million euros in France to health professionals and researchers in a bid to influence research, according to an investigation by French newspaper Le Monde published on Thursday. The newspaper said the aim of the funds was to have research published that would divert attention away from the detrimental effect of sugary drinks on health.

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