Greenhouse gas cuts crops’ nutrition
• Food & Nutrition • Feb 24 05
U.S. herbal supplement leveling off
• Food & Nutrition • Feb 15 05
Banking On Breast Milk
• Food & Nutrition • Feb 09 05
It’s a drink so beneficial that its claims include protection against infections and allergies, and even the possibility of making you smarter.
A measure to ban genetically modified crops in the heart of California’s wine country has qualified for a local ballot, officials said on Friday.…
Soy may not pack a strong antioxidant punch
• Food & Nutrition • Feb 02 05
Soy may not be the antioxidant powerhouse that some research has suggested, according to a new study.
Too much fluoride in iced tea sickens woman
• Food & Nutrition • Feb 01 05
Mad cow measures protect human food chain
• Food & Nutrition • Jan 28 05
Current measures to prevent meat from animals infected with mad cow disease from entering the human food chain are effective, scientists said on Thursday.…
Lean couch potatoes get up more, sit less
• Food & Nutrition • Jan 27 05
Tea extract more benefit than the brew
• Food & Nutrition • Jan 20 05
A green tea extract may pack a stronger antioxidant punch than the beverage itself does, new research suggests.
Chamomile tea may help beat colds, cramps
• Food & Nutrition • Jan 17 05
Tea drinkers, rejoice: new research supports claims that chamomile tea can protect the body from a host of ills, including colds and menstrual cramps.…
Federal nutritional guidelines reshaped
• Food & Nutrition • Jan 13 05
Look at a plate. Imagine fruits and vegetables filling half of it.
Fruits, veggies lower kids’ blood pressure
• Food & Nutrition • Jan 05 05
Light alcohol use doesn’t raise stroke risk
• Food & Nutrition • Jan 04 05
New findings from a large study suggest that drinking up to two alcoholic beverages a day does not significantly increase the risk of stroke.…
Today’s produce may contain fewer nutrients
• Food & Nutrition • Dec 14 04
Does Chocolate Qualify as a Health Food?
• Food & Nutrition • Dec 12 04
It’s the news we’ve all been waiting for - chocolate is a healthy snack. Or so one candy company says.