Top 8 Foods That Will Shorten Your Life

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

How To I.D. Genetically Modified Food at the Supermarket

Not many consumers realize that the FDA does not require genetically modified food to be labele..

French School Lunches Put U.S. to Shame

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

14 Restaurant Workers Reveal the One Item You Should Never Order

In a previous article we featured warnings from restaurant employees on what items on the menu ..

6 Stunning CDC Revelations About Restaurant Food

Forty-eight million people become ill and 3,000 die each year in the United States because of f..

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..

Cattle Feed, What They Don’t Want You to Know.

David Kirby with the Huffington Post recently mentioned being "revolted" by what he learned whe..

Kraft Confesses: “We Use Genetically Engineered Bovine Growth Hormone”

According to the Organic Consumers Association (OCA), a non-profit grassroots organization ca..

Beef Grading System Determines Market Price

Blame it all on Christopher Columbus.  Legend has it that the famous explorer brought cattle w..

Giant Rats Nibble on Croissants at Manhattan Dunkin’ Donuts (VIDEO)

The Gothamist first reported on giant rats [see video] scampering through baked goods at a Manh..

California Chefs “Fighting Mad” Over Required Glove Use

Some California chefs are steaming mad over a new law that goes into effect this year. Beginnin..

Dirty Secrets Of Largest U.S. Food Distributor Sysco Exposed

In a disturbing investigative report conducted by NBC News, Sysco Corporation, one of the natio..

Beware! USDA Approves Export of Chinese Poultry To U.S.

In a stunning development, considering China's horrendous food safety record, the USDA has appr..

Lawmakers Panic Over Sale of Smithfield Farms To China

The acquisition of Smithfield Foods, America's largest pork producer and processor, by Shuanghu..

Is Food Safety Behind Chinese Purchase Of US Pork Producer?

Smithfield Foods can be traced to 1936, when Joseph W. Luter, Sr. and his son, Joseph W. Luter..

Food Advice From An Epidemiologist: Be Afraid

In the new issue of Lucky Peach, a food magazine, Patricia Kludt, head of the Epidemiology Prog..

Big Food Lobbies To Criminalize Whistleblowers

In a recent article by Washington, DC based journalist Will Potter, author of Green Is the New ..

Study: Popular Apple Juice Brands Contain Arsenic (Higher Than Limit for Drinking Water)

Dr. Mehmet Oz, host of The Dr. Oz Show, claims that after learning of reports of arsenic in app..

Bluefin Tuna: Can Farming or Freezing Save Them?

Today's society talks about sushi and everything they love about it. The pleasures of eating sl..

Leftover Wine Isn’t A-Throw-Away Thing

Wines are supposed to be consumed once opened. The spirit, as many wine connoisseurs and lovers..

Dealing With Allergies When Eating Out

Eating out should be a lovely treat from a stressful day at work or even at home. But if you're..

A Hot Water Bath to Thaw your Meat

Have a relaxing hot water bath while you are thawing your frozen meat in its own hot water bath..

Multi-State Outbreak of Salmonella Linked to Alfalfa Sprouts

Both the Food and Drug Administration and Center for Disease Control and Prevention are warning..

Foods That Are Off Limits While Braces Are On

When I see kids with braces, I always associate them with the rich and the posh. When I was you..

Ramsay, Oliver, Serve Endangered EEL after Crusading Against Over-Fishing

Rebecca Smithers, consumer affairs correspondent for the Guardian, notes that this year, celebr..

Cold-Brewing Coffee

For one, the smell of brewed coffee in the morning is definitely one of the best wake-up calls ..

CDC Report: Salmonella Food Poisoning On The Rise

Based on an annual food safety report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Preventio..

A Glimpse at Blood Clams

Just try ignoring the creepy name. This is actually a rare treat. Once you get over their appe..

What You Don’t Know About Meat Glue May Hurt You

The Australian current affairs program, TodayTonight, released a special report in March on mea..

Pinkish Pork Will Not Hurt

It seems like the days of well-done pork is finally over. And it is about time it happens. Th..

U.S. Imports Fish From China Raised on Human and Animal Waste

In a shocking development reported in the Vancouver Sun, Michael Doyle, a microbiologist with t..

Southern U.S. Oysters In Peril From Flood

The Mississippi River floods have dealt another crippling blow to the already anemic oyster ind..

To Be or Not To Be (A Placenta Eater)

Get ready to taste the next best thing in culinary adventuring: human placenta eating. Okay, I..

Cooking Safely with Kids

Cooking is a social event. And it is also a good time to teach kids the joys of cooking. Of cou..

Will The â”Realâ”Swiss Cheese Stand Up?

I suppose the omnivores among us would enjoy a generous slice of authentic Swiss cheese on our ..

Certified Humane: What is it?

The next time you buy meat at the grocery, you might want to check if that steak is stamped cer..

Restaurant Staff and Food Allergies

Food allergies are one of the biggest threats for people when dining out. This type of allergy ..

Another Drug Resistant Superbug Invades Meat and Poultry

According to a nationwide study by the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), drug-r..

Hotdogs of the Stars

There really seems to be no end to what celebrities can do to promote themselves (or even the o..

New Sensor Detects Spoiled Meat in See Thru Package

Scientists at the Fraunhofer Research Institution for Modular Solid State Technologies (EMFT) i..

Trader Joe’s Pizza Al Pollo Asado Recalled

131,000 pounds of 10 oz packages of Trader Joe's Pizza Al Pollo Asado products were recalled b..

Removing Peanut Aflatoxin

Peanuts are some of the best snacks that man has ever known. It's rich in proteins, high in goo..

Another Food Scandal in China – Tainted Pork

According to a report in China's state news agency, Xinhua, three senior officials in central C..

Why We Don’t Need Shark Fin Soup

It's a clash of culture and environment, so to speak. But that is exactly what is going on righ..

Choosing the Right Fish

These days, making the right choice can be a very exhausting and confusing affair. It's even ha..

Peering at Pears

It's one of those fruits that you can bring almost anywhere. Aside from filling you up, it's al..

No more 5-second rule

Remember the last time your dropped a potato chip or a cooking on the floor?  Was it your firs..

Roux is in the sauce: the many sauces roux makes fabulous

French cooking is commended for its smart techniques and simple approaches to make each food co..

The Top Twenty Edible Mushrooms

For centuries, mushrooms have been known as a delicious addition to any food. Whether it's roas..

Review: Not You Mother’s Slow Cooker Cookbook

Today, people are focusing on the economy and being conscious with time and energy. This is the..