How to Cut Your Calories (Without Cutting Food)

Losing weight can be a tough ordeal for many of us. Well, no one can really help it. We've trie..

Why is Wood Pulp In Your Ice Cream?

Jamie Oliver recently shocked Letterman when he told Dave and his audience that vanilla ice cre..

How to Feed Picky Kids

This is a fact that all parents must live with. Come to think of it, this is a problem that jus..

How to Help Kids Lose Weight

Obesity is one of the biggest problems faced by young children today. More than thirty-one perc..

Top 8 Foods That Will Shorten Your Life

According to a new study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, low-carbohydrate, high-p..

Famous Names In the Vegan List

Vegans have been rocking the food scene for quite sometime. The number of vegans, from ordinary..

French School Lunches Put U.S. to Shame

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="240"] French Chefs in Public Schools[/caption] I al..

Health Benefits of Soy

[caption id="attachment_155700" align="aligncenter" width="425"] There are many health benefits..

Dirty Little Secrets Exposed- Veggie Burgers Made With Gasoline By-product

These days, taking the road less traveled in search of a diet free of chemicals and pesticide..

What is the Perfect Body?

  I was surfing the web and stumbled upon a few images called "The Athlete"by Howar..

Fourteen Drugs Found in New York City’s Drinking Water

Water samples taken from three upstate watersheds by New York City's Department of Environmen..

The Dangers of Buying Commercial Ground Beef

All year, we have reported on the dangers of purchasing commercial ground beef. More than 70,00..

Study: brand-name butter contaminated with flame-retardants

The same research group that found traces of the chemical BPA (Bisphenol A) in a wide range of ..

Chemicals in fast food wrappers found in human blood

One of the hottest trends of the decade is the farm-to-table movement, or the Local Food Moveme..

Schools Impose Bans on Home Packed Lunches, Chocolate Milk, Cupcakes

Chicago's Little Village Academy public school has banned bringing homemade lunches to school..

Virtually All We Eat is Genetically Modified

According to Monsanto company patents, 93 percent of soybeans and 80 percent of corn in the U...

Pregnancy and Safe Drinking

Cravings are normal experiences that expectant moms encounter during pregnancy. For most women,..

The Misguided Holy War on Salt

Almost at birth we are warned about the dangers of salt. We are bombarded with salt hyperbole a..

Top Chefs’ Guide to Being Healthy and Staying Thin

Staying thin and healthy is difficult for a regular person. When you are in the food industry i..

Obese People Now Outnumber The Hungry Globally

According to the International Federation of the Red Cross (IFRC), on a global scale, obese peo..

Corn Industry Ignores FDA Warnings of “Corn Sugar” False Advertising

Consumption of high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS), used as a sweetener in virtually everything fro..

Modifying Family Meals Can Control Juvenile Diabetes

When the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released the statistics of children (..

Harvard’s Food Pyramid

Here is the new Healthy Eating Plate that was created by Harvard Health Publications along with..

Are There Dangerous Ingredients Missing in Food Labels?

Whole Foods has discontinued selling Bethenny Frankel's Skinnygirl Margarita after determining ..

Healthy School Lunch With Creative Twists

Buying lunch from school may be a practical idea, but I say not for me. I used to do it when I ..

Tempting Kids With Flavored Milk

There has been a long debate over the pros and cons of feeding kids with flavored milk. Is it r..

Foods For Your Detox Needs

I've been eager to try one of these juice cleansers that has been rocketing the market in the p..

Toxic Waste Contaminates Drinking Water For Tens of Millions in China

Author John Paull (China's Organic Revolution, Journal of Organic Systems from 2000 to 2006) cl..

First Lab-Grown Burger to Cost $350,000

Last June, Mark Post, professor of physiology at Maastricht University in the Netherlands, anno..

Del Monte Sues FDA to Thwart New Recall Power

Last month, Del Monte filed suit against the FDA for insisting on a March 2011 recall of Del Mo..

FoodCorps: Rebuilding A Stronger And Healthier Nation Through The Youth

I've read a couple of things about how to get America's butt working for a healthier lifestyle,..

Chez Panisse: Embracing 40 Years of Marriage With Local and Organic Meals

A legacy in the food industry is celebrating its 40th anniversary. And now, despite the tension..

New Age Phenomenon: Dining on Placentas

In a strange and astonishing rite that some might possibly consider a bizarre form of cannibali..

Dieting Makes Brain Cells Eat Themselves

In the past few years, reports have been made on how obesity, smoking and other vices and lifes..

Beer Belly Asks: Low-Carb or Full-Strength?

When it comes to eating habits, the term, " low-carb "seems to be a beautiful sound for the hea..

Tomatoes Can Trigger Arthritis

Food contributes largely to our health. While this is the reality, many people still don't real..

Haute Cuisine Replaced by McDonald’s & Now The French Are Getting Fat

While seated at the Le Meurice Hotel, suspended above the Tuileries gardens with a stellar view..

Developing School Children’s Good Eating Habits

Are the days gone when kids don't have pressures and just enjoy their meals wherever they are? ..

Canned Tuna Divides People’s Attention

While the debate between fresh versus canned is over, there's another thing that divides the pe..

Varieties of Milk In the Market

Milk is a major part of our daily meals. Often described as a complete food, a milk can contain..

Cancer-Causing Hotdogs

Cancer " a small word with a very deadly meaning. Cancer used to be an illness usually associat..

Food Day: Time To Get Real

It is still  a few months away  celebrate Food Day in October, but the earlier we get the peo..

Court Rules Chiquita Can Be Sued Over Torture/Death Claims

With the exception of foodies in search of organic, GM-free food, most American families aren't..

Study: Eating Healthy Costs More

The cost of three major commodities -- corn, rice, and sugar -- have risen more than 60% in the..

Healthy Foods vs. Junk: Affordability

The economy is recovering after falling  a couple of years ago back. But it seems that people ..

Marketing Junk Food to Children Thru TV Product Placement

The Obama administration has backed a proposed set of voluntary guidelines to limit marketing j..

Xtreme Eating 2011: We Are What We Eat

Restaurants and fast food chains should not be totally blamed for offering the most appetizing ..

Calorie Count Under Scrutiny

The luxury of eating out in restaurants can be overwhelming " even to our bodies. Often do we..

The Orange Juice That Never Was

"Made from 100% fresh orange juice,"this is what we often see on orange juice labels at the sup..

Herbs Will Spice Up Your Life

My nostrils flare up a bit when I smell basil and bayleaf. I just love the way the aromatic h..