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.
After a more than month-long delay and much concern, the rusty patched bumblebee has finally been added to the endangered species list.
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.
The USDA has quietly scrapped plans to start testing food for glyphosate, the primary component of the Monsanto-made herbicide RoundUp.
A comprehensive review of more than 4,000 native bee species warns that many species are on the brink of extinction due to pesticide use and other factors.
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.
Farmers in a region of Italy have a unique use for cannabis. It seems that the low-THC hemp helps decontaminate polluted soil. Here is how.
Doctors in the U.K. have received the first license to create genetically modified, three-parent babies to make them immune to mitochondrial diseases.