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Edible Pot Sends Toddlers to Colorado ERs July 25, 2016

Cannabis-laced candy, baked goods look irresistible to kids, doctors warn

FDA Renews Call to Reduce Salt in Processed Foods July 22, 2016

By cutting down on hidden sodium sources, agency hopes to reduce America's overall intake

Menopause: Not All Hot Flashes Are Created Equal July 22, 2016

Weight, race, education and lifestyle all affect timing, duration of symptoms, research indicates

Health Tip: Help Your Underweight Child Gain Safely July 22, 2016

Nutritious foods can help add a few pounds

Coming to a Brew Near You: Calorie Counts, Carbs Info July 22, 2016

Best-selling beers will soon disclose nutrition facts, ingredient list, freshness dates

Omega-3s in Fish Tied to Better Colon Cancer Outcomes July 21, 2016

Study couldn't prove cause-and-effect, however, so experts believe more data is needed

Even High-Fat Mediterranean Diet Good for You: Review July 19, 2016

Still protected against diabetes, heart disease and breast cancer

Health Tip: Pack Your Pantry With Heart-Healthy Staples July 18, 2016

Here's what to include

Too Much Red Meat Might Harm Kidneys, Study Suggests July 14, 2016

Substituting poultry for pork in Chinese diet seemed to reduce risk

Health Tip: Keep Spinach Fresher July 14, 2016

And get more nutrients

Health Tip: Go Easy on the Condiments July 13, 2016

Make healthier choices

Dietary Mineral Could Be One Key to Blood Pressure Control July 12, 2016

People who didn't get enough daily magnesium had higher BP readings, analysis showed

Health Tip: Logging What You Eat July 12, 2016

It can help you lose weight

Health Tip: Balancing Exercise and Nutrition July 08, 2016

Feed your body well to support your workouts

How to Stay Safe When the Power Goes Out July 07, 2016

American Red Cross advises keeping emergency supplies of water, cash and non-perishable food

Study Cites the Fats That Could Shorten Your Life July 05, 2016

High levels of animal-based saturated fats were tied to earlier death, unsaturated fats seem healthier

Is U.S. Government Subsidizing Fattening Foods? July 05, 2016

Study found Americans who ate the most grains, dairy and livestock products had more health issues

Now Pasta Is Good for Your Diet? July 05, 2016

Researchers link this Italian staple with lower BMI

Junk Food Ads Sway Kids' Preferences July 05, 2016

Children under 8 most vulnerable to marketing's effects, study says

Savvy Marketing Gets School Kids to Snap Up Veggies July 05, 2016

Using cartoon characters that resembled vegetables doubled, tripled how many students ate fresh produce

Health Tip: Packing for a Picnic July 05, 2016

Suggestions to avoid food-borne illness

Food Safety Should Come 1st on the 4th July 04, 2016

Bacteria thrive in warmer temperatures, so be careful when handling picnic fare

Family Key to Helping Teens Avoid Obesity July 01, 2016

Good relationship with parents, especially between fathers and sons, fosters healthy habits, study finds

When Cooking Outside, Don't Let Food Safety Slide July 01, 2016

Dietitian offers suggestions on keeping your barbecues and picnics safe

FDA Says 'No' to Eating Raw Cookie Dough June 30, 2016

Illness-inducing germs such as E. coli can lurk in uncooked flour, agency warns

Has Butter Gotten a Bad Rap? June 29, 2016

Study finds little added health danger for those who love the spread, but some nutritionists remain wary

Health Tip: Fuel Up for a Day at the Beach June 29, 2016

Pack healthier, non-perishable snacks

Health Tip: Toddlers Should Get Vitamins From Diet June 28, 2016

How to get what young children need

Want to Stay Mobile as You Age? A Healthy Diet May Do the Trick June 27, 2016

Study found it was associated with less physical disability among women

Are Omega-3s Linked to Lower Risk for Fatal Heart Attack? June 27, 2016

These vital nutrients are found in seafood, nuts and seeds

Health Tip: Skip Traditional Barbequed Food June 24, 2016

In favor of healthier options

Healthy Living Slashes Cancer Risk June 23, 2016

The 'good' life cuts tumor odds up to 45 percent and risk of cancer death up to 61 percent, study finds

Health Tip: Is Your Snack Fueling Drowsiness? June 23, 2016

Some foods can trigger sleepiness

Health Tip: Keep Pushing Through Your Workout June 23, 2016

Consider these energy boosters

Health Tip: Don't Overeat at Restaurants June 22, 2016

Suggestions to help avoid weight gain

Most Americans Are Eating Better June 21, 2016

But government programs needed to improve overall diet for many, researchers say

Health Tip: Eat Mindfully to Help Shed Pounds June 21, 2016

Eat slowly and enjoy every bite

Folic Acid Now Added to Corn Masa Flour: FDA June 17, 2016

Agency says fortification can reduce risk of certain birth defects in Hispanic-American populations

Health Tip: Identifying Problem Eating June 17, 2016

Unhealthy habits can trigger weight gain

Spare the Meat, Skip the Type 2 Diabetes? June 14, 2016

A mostly plant-based diet may help lower risk of the blood sugar disease, study suggests

Could Eating More Whole Grains Help You Live Longer? June 13, 2016

Three servings a day lessens risk of dying from heart disease and cancer, study suggests

3 Popular Diet Plans May Help Ease Type 2 Diabetes, Too June 10, 2016

They seemed to help, but researchers say more information needed

Health Tip: Fight Inflammation With Diet and Exercise June 10, 2016

Suggestions to help ward off illness

Teen Smoking Down, E-Cigarette Use Up June 09, 2016

CDC survey finds adolescents hear some health messages, but not all

Do Big Bottles Kickstart Infant Weight Issues? June 07, 2016

Smaller baby bottles might help prevent early obesity in formula-fed infants, study suggests

Healthy Fats in Mediterranean Diet Won't Boost Weight June 07, 2016

Vegetable oils, nuts can be a part of a healthful diet, experts say

Pop Stars Often Hawk Unhealthy Foods to Kids: Study June 06, 2016

Katy Perry, Justin Timberlake and others endorse sugary, less healthy fare, researchers say

Overweight Kids Eat Only a Bit More Per Meal June 03, 2016

Study finds difference is surprisingly small -- just 11 calories on average

FDA Calls for Less Salt in Processed Foods June 01, 2016

Agency sets short- and long-term goals in effort to cut Americans' risk of high blood pressure, heart disease, stroke

Health Tip: Eat Healthier June 01, 2016

Suggestions for more nutritious fare