The FDA quietly started testing for glyphosate residues in foods again after getting flak for testing for less-used herbicides.
A group of Democratic senators have introduced a bill that would ban agricultural use of the neurotoxic pesticide, chlorpyrifos.
A judge dismissed a lawsuit brought on behalf of 3 nonprofit groups against General Mills over its labeling of Nature Valley granola bars as “natural.”
The Organic Consumers Association says out of 11 samples of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream have tested positive for low level traces of the herbicide glyphosate.
Organic Lunchables will go on sale in August 2017, but these are not at all what you would call “health-food” kits. They’re still very much processed foods.
NHS England, the service known for doling out millions of dollars worth of needless antibiotics, is banning homeopathy and herbal remedies to save money.
There is some evidence that drinking a cup of coffee and immediately napping for 30 minutes can make you extra-alert when you wake up.
Tai chi is comparable to cognitive behavioral therapy for treating breast cancer survivors for insomnia and depression, a study shows.
Research shows that even modest weight gain can set a person up for heart failure, diabetes, high blood pressure, and other health problems.
20 million sterile male mosquitoes are being unleashed in Southern California to eradicate diseases, but it doesn’t come without serious risks.
The findings of a recent study suggest that a healthy diet and moderate exercise can help prevent pregnant women from needing a risky C-section.
The EPA quietly approved Monsanto’s new RNAi GMO technology designed to kill western corn rootworms, which have become resistant to Bt toxins.
A diarrhea-inducing parasite is on the increase in public pools and water parks. Learn how Crypto spreads, and how you can protect yourself.
Cancer death rates are decreasing for men, women and children; and survival rates are improving. But are the numbers good enough?
Clostridium difficile bacteria were found in sandboxes on public playgrounds in Madrid, and each sample was found to be antibiotic-resistant.
A recent meta-analysis shows that artificial sweeteners cause weight gain, and increase the risks of serious health problems.
A recent study suggests that being generous not only makes you feel good, it changes the region of the brain associated with happiness and altruism.