Topic: Health

Coca-Cola Ad Defends Aspartame

Beverage giant continues push back against health concerns

Coca-Cola is continuing to fight back against health critics, this time by defending sugar alternatives like aspartame. A print ad touting the safety of artificial sweeteners was slated to run today…

Twinkies Are Back! Now What?

As the 83-year-old snack returns to shelves, the road ahead may not be soft and spongy

When Hostess Twinkies return to store shelves next month, they’ll epitomize one of branding’s rarest feats: a return from the dead. But while the snack’s resurgence (courtesy of a $410…

Chemotherapy Rebranded as 'Superformula' in JWT's Brilliant Campaign for Child Cancer Center

Ward gets Justice League makeover

JWT joined with Warner Bros. and the A.C. Camargo Cancer Center in São Paulo, Brazil, to craft a super-powerful campaign designed to help children with cancer better understand their treatment…

Creak, Crack, Crunch. Local Chiropractor's Goofy Ad Is Painful to Watch

Rhett & Link will straighten you out

Just a few weeks after making the most awkward transmission-repair ad ever, Rhett & Link are back with another goofy local commercial—this one for the Ryan Lee Chiropractic Center in…

Heartbreaking Hospital Ad Celebrates Too-Brief Life of One of Its Most Inspiring Patients

Danion Jones's incredible story

New York Presbyterian Hospital and ad agency Munn Rabôt recently made this video celebrating the life of Danion Jones, who was 3 years old when he was diagnosed with a…

Debi Austin, Star of Infamous Anti-Smoking Ad, Is Dead at 62

1996 spot was one of a kind

Debi Austin, better known as the lady who smoked a cigarette through a tracheotomy hole in her neck in the infamous "Voicebox" anti-smoking ad, died Feb. 22 after a 20-year…

Watch the PSA That Shocked Some Celebrities, and Will Shock You Too

Grim health plea from End7

If you don't plan on eating for a while, check out the video below from the End7 project, dedicated to ending some truly terrifying infections known as "neglected tropical diseases."…

Ad of the Day: Coca-Cola

The soda giant makes an awkward first stab at addressing obesity

Skinny, happy people drink soda too, says Coca-Cola. The beverage giant is diving face-first into the fray about sugary drinks and health, releasing the two-minute commercial below, patting itself on the…

First Mover: Bill Phillips

The new Men's Health editor on learning to love the Web and how he's not like Dave Zinczenko

Specs Age 43 New gig Editor in chief, Men’s Health Old gig Editor of What’s it like going over to a print magazine after editing the website for the past few years? I was…