The number of heart attacks and strokes decreased in New York State after several cities and counties banned trans fats, according to a new study.
A new national survey shows that the majority of Americans view tobacco and alcohol use as a bigger threat than marijuana use.
The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine said in a lawsuit that the Los Angeles school district should not be allowed to serve hot dogs and other processed meats to students.
A weird new study uncovers how niacin – also known as vitamin B3 – can actually prevent cannibalism among certain animals.
In a new study, levels of the herbicide glyphosate were found in 91% of pregnant women tested. Levels correlated with unfavorable birth outcomes.
Three of the world’s top doctors say that saturated fat does not cause heart disease, and that people are too obsessed with their cholesterol numbers.
The researchers behind a new study say energy drinks place an unnecessary burden on the heart and should be avoided by people with heart problems.
In another victorious move for the public, KFC has announced that it will stop using chickens that were given antibiotics in the U.S. by the end of 2018.
The FDA is cracking down on 14 companies which the agency claims is selling untested and unapproved cancer treatments online.
When a Rush University assistant professor rigged vending machines to make people wait 25 seconds for unhealthy snacks, more people chose healthier foods.
When an outbreak of MRSA struck 10 infants at UC Irvine Medical Center in California, officials tried “to quietly handle the outbreak internally.”
West Virginia’s governor is expected to sign an April 2017 bill legalizing medical marijuana in all forms except edibles and loose (rollable) marijuana.
The USDA has quietly scrapped plans to start testing food for glyphosate, the primary component of the Monsanto-made herbicide RoundUp.
Howard County, Maryland cut soda and fruit sales by 20 and 15 percent, respectively, between January 2013 and December 2015 WITHOUT levying a soda tax.
Newly unsealed documents show an EPA official may have helped kill a study linking glyphosate to cancer.
A GOP bill in Congress would give employers the right to demand employees’ personal health and genetic information. Resist and suffer penalties.
The Environmental Working Group has released its annual report on the types of produce contaminated with the most pesticides and pesticide residues.