VIDEO: This is How Banana Peels Could Help Detect Cancer Non-Invasively

The black spots on ripened bananas look similar to melanoma skin cancer and both share an enzyme scientists have used to build a noninvasive cancer scanner.

Medical Marijuana Bill Starts Moving Again in Southern State

A bill aimed at expanding Florida’s medical marijuana program is only facing one more regulatory hurdle before it reaches the full House of Representatives.

Homeless Given New Life after Working on a 22-Acre Organic Farm

Verde Farms in Miami, Florida is tackling homelessness, joblessness, and food insecurity all at once with this saying: one saying: “For people, not for profit.”

Instead of Drugs or Surgery, This Holistic Doc Prescribes Healthy Food

Instead of relying on mainstream medical drugs, doctors like Dr. Garth Davis are prescribing fresh produce and teaching patients about diet and lifestyle.

Entrepreneur Quits Financial Industry to Bring Leftovers to Hungry People

Rescuing Leftover Cuisine was set up to take perfectly good food from restaurants that would normally get thrown out to give it to the hungry.

300 Plumbers Volunteer to Help Those Affected by Flint Water Crisis

Many people have been coming out in droves to help and support Flint, Michigan, residents affected by the water crisis, including a group of plumbers.

Kroger Supermarket in Ohio Gives Free Fruit to Kids

A supermarket in Greenville, Ohio, gives free fruit to kids, and the community response has been overwhelmingly positive.

FDA (…Sort of) Bans GM Salmon Until Labeling Guidelines are Finalized

The release of GM salmon to the market has been placed on hold as the FDA finalizes guidelines for the safe consumption of the fish.

Inspirational Video: How one Man Cooks for 170,000 Flood Victims

After floods in Chennai, India left thousands of people in despair, a single man managed to feed 170,000 people in a bout of non-stop cooking and altruism.

Grocery Chain Aldi is Expanding Organics to Meet Consumer Demand

Aldi’s move toward all-natural, affordable foods has made it a fierce competitor of Whole Foods and even Walmart because of its ridiculously low prices.

Vending Machine Offers Only Fresh, Organic Salads Instead of Candy Bars

Twenty-seven-year-old Luke Saunders set out to create a vending machine offering organic, restaurant-quality salads and snacks. It’s called Farmer’s Fridge.

Chick-fil-A Adds Organic Drink and Superfood Salad to its Menu

In a first for the this fast food provider, Chick-fil-A is venturing into the world of organic foods, having launched its first organic menu option on Jan. 18.

After a Rough Year, Chipotle Hopes Consumers Will Return for FREE Food

Chipotle is hoping that the promise of free food and new food-safety protocols will help regain consumer trust and make 2016 a better year for the chain.

California School District is 1st in the U.S. to Serve Organic, GMO-Free Meals

The Sausalito Marin City School District in California is the first school district in the nation to serve its students completely organic meals.

FDA Just Banned 3 Toxic Chemicals: Will These 8 Ingredients be Next?

The Food and Drug Administration recently banned 3 chemicals used in food packaging, and 8 more food additives are on the chopping block.

Panera Bread’s Soups Now Free of Artificial Colors, Preservatives, Sweeteners

Panera Bread announced recently that its entire soup menu is now free of artificial colors, flavors, sweeteners, and preservatives.

Legal Battle Brews over Chobani, Dannon, Yoplait Yogurts

Yoplait and Dannon are displeased with a new ad campaign by Chobani that calls out the companies for putting artificial ingredients in its low-cal yogurts.