A Washington, D.C. program is helping poorer families by offering $10 vouchers to use at their local farmers’ market to buy fruit and vegetables.
The $1.1 trillion spending bill blocks the Justice Department and Drug Enforcement Agency from targeting state medical marijuana laws or hemp projects.
The U.S. Senate unanimously voted recently to phase out the use of plastic microbeads in soaps, body washes, and other personal care products starting in 2017.
A Manhattan judge has overturned a policy that would bar preschoolers who haven’t received the flu vaccine from entering city preschools and day cares.
Scientists have linked drinking 3-4 cups a coffee a day to a decreased risk for Type 2 diabetes.
Mexican health authorities issued the first permit allowing 4 people to grow and use their own marijuana for recreational purposes.
Hershey’s promised to replace some of its synthetic ingredients with natural ones. The company says it has pulled vanillin and other ingredients.
Here is how a 3-year-old boy with cancer and given an 8 percent chance to live overcame his terrible ailment with the use of cannabis.
Some research shows that the fruit Indian Gooseberry, also known as Amla, helps to decrease blood glucose levels in diabetics and lower cholesterol.
Kids that go to this Trinidad, California school enjoy healthy, locally-grown, pesticide-free, non-GMO fare that actually saves the school money.
Southern California’s largest water importer is working towards a $1 billion plan to purify wastewater into potable drinking water.
New research shows that smokers who use low-nicotine cigarettes may be more able to kick the smoking habit than those who do not use them.
Looking for a non-pharma solution for easing nerves and reducing anxiety? Here are 7 natural anti-anxiety herbs for reducing anxiety and stress.
The notoriously-healthy Mediterranean diet – with a heaping helping of olive oil – has been associated with a decreased risk of breast cancer in a new study.
Research shows that peppermint oil, in enteric coating to prevent heartburn, may be an effective alternative treatment for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
There are tons of uses for tea tree oil. Here are 5 medicinal uses, and 5 household uses that should convince you to pick up a bottle today.
Do you suffer from intense headaches or migraines? Try avoiding these 5 types of foods that trigger migraines so stay pain-free.