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Organic Foods and More: 30 Days to a Greener, Healthy Diet
Recipes, advice and ideas for a healthy eating plan that's earth-friendly.
Beef Recall Hits Big Companies
Nestle and General Mills Pull Hot Pockets, Soup from Shelves.
School Lunch Programs Try to Offer Healthier Fare.
Biofuels or Food
Poor Countries Might Not Receive Food Aid While U.S. Uses Corn for Fuel.
Pass the Veggies
Will More Americans Become Vegetarians After the Record Beef Recall?
NYC Proposes Fleet of Produce Carts for Poor Neighborhoods.
USDA Needs More Help
Some say more inspectors are needed to ensure safe food supply.
Climate Change Ruining Cocktail Hour Too
Winemakers meet to discuss climate change effects on vineyards.
Prepare to Pay More for Food
Manufacturers Say Rising Commodity and Energy Costs Driving Prices Up at the Grocery Store.
Want Safer Meat?
Until There's Policy Change, Consider Where Your Meat Comes From.
Calorie Info Calling
Restaurant Nutritional Data Is Only a Text Message Away.
The Great-Granny Diet
One Writer Considers America's Unhealthy Obsession with Healthy Eating.
Consumers Send China A Message
Organic Milk Price Increase
High feed costs lead to reduction in organic milk supply.
Chocolate Has Benefits, but Shouldn't Be Eaten by the Pound.
Love You, Hate Your Diet
Can a vegan and meat eater love each other?
Organic Hot Dog Alert
Certain Applegate Farms Hot Dog Products Could Contain Soy and Dairy
Artificially Colored Salmon Argument Revived
CA Court Rules Citizens Can Sue to Enforce Food Labels.
Fat City Slimming Down
Mayor of Oklahoma City Starts 1 Million Pound Weight Loss Challenge.
Chocolate Is Heart Healthy
Chocolate In Moderation Has Body Benefits
Could Diet Soda Make You Ill?
Diet soda intake has been linked to metabolic syndrome.
More Benefits to Whole Grains
Researchers at Penn State found diets that include high amounts of whole grains may help weight loss, and reduce the risk of chronic diseases such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
Toxic Fish Advisory
FDA Warns of Illness Caused by Consuming Poisoned Fish.
Coca-Cola Invests in Honest Tea
Organic Beverage Company Growing Fast.
Ben & Jerry's Fights for Hormone-Free Label
More states consider prohibiting use of rBST-free labeling.
Too Big, No Service
Congressman Thinks Banning Obese Customers from Restaurants Would Help Fight Obesity.
Recall: Cheese Dip Sold at Williams-Sonoma
Consumers Advised to Throw Away Dip Due to Botulism Threat.
Cracking Down on Organic Food Fraud
A new scientific technique that studies isotopes of nitrogen can determine whether or not produce was grown with organic methods, or with synthetic nitrogen fertilizer.
Families Spend $22 Too Much for the Wrong Food
The Pew Institute for Ocean Science has identified five fellows that will receive research grants to conduct cutting edge research intended to engineer solutions for preserving oceans.
Can Cookware Contaminate Your Food?
Using Safe Pots and Pans Ensures Your Healthy Meal Stays That Way.
There's No Such Thing as Second-Hand Fat
Can NYC's Restaurant Calorie Info Help Obesity Problem?
Folic Acid Helps Healthy Pregnancy
New Study Shows Folic Acid Can Reduce Risk of Premature Birth Too.
Unsafe Food Imports Keep FDA Busy
Fish, wheat gluten from China cause increase in import alerts for 2007.
San Francisco Bans Trans Fats
an Fran Asks Restaurants to Lose the Trans Fats.
Energy in a Bar
New Candy Products Want to Give You a Buzz.
Reusable Bags Require Some Patience
One woman recounts the challenges of quitting plastic bags cold turkey.
Hidden Salt Threatens Kids' Health
A British Study Finds Sugar Isn't the Only Concern in Sweet Foods. Hidden salt in sweet foods poses risk to kids' health.
Fast Fix for Too Many Toxins?
Fast Fix for Too Many Toxins? You Can't Sweat Out Toxins, So Take Care of Your Kidneys.
Update: We're All in the Same Mercury Contaminated Boat
Study Shows National Mercury Levels Comparable to New York's
Strawberries vs. Smog
New Smog Regulations in CA May Cause Crop Loss.
Mass Recall of Canned Beans Due to Botulism
The FDA warns of nationwide recall of canned beans due to botulism risk.
Skip the Gym and Eat Real Food
Pollan Review Reminds Us of the Error of Our Ways
Nasty Symptoms of Food Poisoning Arent Even the Worst Part
That undercooked burger may cause more than stomach pain.
NYT Finds Dangerous Levels of Mercury in Tuna Sushi
Dangerous levels of mercury found in tuna sushi in New York study.
If Your Latte is Labeled with 510 Calories, Will You Still Swill It? UPDATE!
NYC's Board of Health wants fast food chains to make nutrition info front and center. Starbucks lattes and other fast foods will have their calories labeled, hopefully leading to better calorie counting and healthy eating.
Warning: Dietary Guidelines May Do More Harm Than Good
Professors have raised concerns about the safety of dietary guidelines as the nation nears its latest revision, in 2010.
Introducing the 20-Mile Grocery Aisle
How about a local food aisle at the local grocery store?
Pennsylvania Allows Hormone-Free Milk Labeling
Pennsylvania reversed course and decided to retain milk-producers rights to label milk as hormone-free.
10 Ways to Eat Quick, Healthy and Green Breakfasts
10 ways to eat a healthy, quick and green breakfast, and avoid the fast food drive-through lane.
FDA OKs Cloned Meat and Milk
The Food and Drug Administration has ignored concern and approved the sale of meat and milk derived from cloned animals.