Food and Nutrition News

Date Posted
Article Title
8/14/2001
Born to Shop -- Safely

Certain foods need special care

8/13/2001
Say Goodbye to Fat

And say hello to a healthy lifestyle

8/2/2001
Think Before You Eat

Emotions can add pounds, if you're not careful

8/1/2001
Chew it Well, Kids

Too many children choke to death on food

7/25/2001
The Spoils of Power Outages

Tips to preserve perishable foods

7/24/2001
Wanted: 32,000 Good Men

Prostate cancer study to examine role of dietary supplements in prevention

7/23/2001
Banana's Appeal Ripens for Blood Pressure

New research shows potassium-rich foods may lower your risk of stroke

7/22/2001
The Hungry Eyes

National study confirms that kids who don't get enough to eat have poorer health

7/18/2001
Breakfast's Benefits

It's one meal you shouldn't skip

7/12/2001
Fat's the Way the Cookie Crumbles

'Healthier' oil makes junk food worse for you, says study

7/10/2001
A Sweet Truth

That chocolate treat may be good for your heart, study finds

7/5/2001
Calorie-Cancer Link Explored

Low-calorie consumption could reduce your risk

7/3/2001
Food Fight!

Group wages war against unhealthy eats; restaurant owners cry foul

6/26/2001
Variety, the Bloat of Life

Eating assorted foods can fuel obesity

6/13/2001
Tomato Tales

It took awhile, but eventually it caught on

6/12/2001
Flower Power

Some are edible, some are not

6/8/2001
You Can Account for Taste

Pregnant mothers may pass on preferences to babies

6/8/2001
Mind Your Peas and ... Cucumbers

Government has no safety standards for produce

6/7/2001
Blight's Plight Not Quite Right

Fungus didn't cause Irish potato famine; scientists spudder

6/6/2001
The Microwave vs. the Stove

Which one makes food hotter?

6/4/2001
Low Iron Doesn't Add Up for Kids

Math scores suffer when kids, particularly girls, have iron deficiency, study says

5/31/2001
Meaty Problem

Food safety a longtime concern

5/24/2001
An Apple a Day May Keep Asthma Away

Fruit's antioxidant may protect lungs, study finds

5/23/2001
Want a Healthy Baby?

Start planning before you get pregnant

5/23/2001
Elderly Risk Malnutrition

Problem often underreported

5/20/2001
A Crash Course In Crunchiness

Analyze this: Scientists get the goods on food textures

5/15/2001
Food Pyramid Doesn't Shape Up

Government's guidelines could promote obesity, nutritionists say

5/7/2001
Parents Urged To Skimp on Fruit Juice

Pediatricians say kids drink too much

5/7/2001
Grain May Be Gain When It Comes to Alzheimer's

But stick to the whole wheat breads

5/7/2001
Night Shift Gives Diet Short Shrift

Shift workers need to focus on smaller, more frequent meals

5/4/2001
My Pasta Bowl Overfloweth

No surprise: Italians have highest starch levels in Europe

5/4/2001
This Bud's for You

Petunia genes inserted in a tomato may mean heart-healthy food

5/2/2001
Hot and Sweet

Why does food taste different when it's hot?