Under a provision dubbed "heat and eat," 12 states have been able to circumvent SNAP cutbacks by providing heat assistance as well.
Low-carb appeared to be superior to low-fat for weight loss in a recent study. The results ignited comments from all sides of the diet debate.
In what's considered a big step for the chicken industry, Perdue has announced most of its chickens are now antibiotic-free.
Scientists are encouraged by the brain's adaptation to the healthy foods and the use of behavioral therapy in overweight patients.
Opponents of labeling genetically modified organisms boosted their spending in 2014 as states considered labeling laws.
Researchers are looking for ways to combat nut allergies, which have been on the rise over the past decade.
Taxi service Uber has launched a speedy food delivery service in Santa Monica.
The co-owner and two workers at the Rancho Feeding Corp., the center of a massive recall that began in February, have been charged with 11 felony counts.
Chefs are figuring out how to stealthily add mushrooms to ground beef to cut fat and calories without sacrificing flavor.
If the news that some ice cream doesn't melt makes you want to create your own, you've come to the right place!
A Cincinnati woman was alarmed to discover the ice cream she serves her family doesn't melt. How does the FDA define "ice cream" anyway?
A news report shows McDonald's and Yum! Brands' meat supplier processing expired meat and food that fell on the factory floor.
Maggots were found in two Ohio prisons on June 30, and this wasn't the first complaint against Aramark Correctional Services.
An antibiotic-resistant strain of salmonella has been linked to Foster Farms chicken in a recent recall, but the magnitude of the outbreak may not yet be felt.
Looking for a way to cut waste — and cut costs — schools are turning to composting cafeteria leftovers.
A new study found that food trucks in seven American cities scored as well or better on food safety inspections than restaurants.
Drought and disease have driven up the prices of beef, pork and chicken, scoring big profits for meat processing companies.
Some school districts are complaining of financial losses since healthy school lunch rules went into effect in 2012. House Republicans have proposed a solution.
Eleven people across four states have fallen ill after consuming contaminated beef. The USDA has traced the outbreak to Detroit-based Wolverine Packing Company.
Over 23 percent of honeybee colonies died last year, an improvement from nearly 30 percent mortality previously.