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Sep 4, 2015 01:40 PM ET
Would it surprise you to know that a peanut butter and jelly sandwich isn't THAT much better for a hungry kid than a cheeseburger? Unpack your lunchbox while DNews breaks down the innards of the old lunchtime staple: the PB&J.
Mar 20, 2015 11:29 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Attorneys General from several states have launched a crackdown on unregulated herbal supplements.
Mar 2, 2015 08:42 AM ET
Coconut oil seems to be all the rage these days. Is there nothing it cannot cure or help? But, sadly, it turns out the wonder oil from this hard-shelled palm tree adornment may be more fad than fantastic.
Jan 28, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The manufacturer of a coffee bean extract promoted on 'The Dr. Oz' show has been fined $9 million for false claims and deceptive practices. Continue reading →
Jan 19, 2015 07:55 AM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Kids in the United States eat so much pizza that some researchers now argue the food should join the ranks of sugary drinks and fast foods.
Jan 8, 2015 04:00 AM ET
The calorie counting system nutritionists use today is more than 100 years old and doesn't take into account cooked vs. uncooked foods. So the calorie counts we see on labels don't really tell the whole story.
Dec 17, 2014 12:20 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Canadian toddler has died from an infection that could have been easily treated. Continue reading →
Dec 4, 2014 12:18 PM ET
Want to be a better burner of all those calories you regret taking in? Maybe compressing your eating into a 8-12 hour window could help. Catie Wayne has the results of a study on how time windows affect our ability to process food.
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