A new study suggests a link between childhood obesity and food allergies. (New York Times)The plant that shipped salmonella-tainted pistachios knew about the salmonella, the FDA reports. (AP)The growing number of small slaughterhouses where you can choose your meat before it's killed. It's not a loc ... More >>
Obesity researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis are recruiting families with young children to participate in a new online study.
The catch: the young children have to be, how shall we put this, pleasantly plump.
Researchers want to know how the online progra ... More >>
Yes, it's that time again: the Beaujolais Nouveau is here. This year, though, producers aren't very excited. (Wall Street Journal)
A new study suggests that childhood obesity rates could be cut by banning fast-food ads. (Reuters)
A year of trouble for Kosher meatpackers in the U.S. has l ... More >>
A new study suggests that obese children are actually eating fewer calories than they need -- and almost none of the nutrients their bodies require. (Fort Worth Star-Telegram)
Nestle recalls some Lean Cuisine frozen dinners because of plastic in the food. (Los Angeles Times)
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