New research from UC Davis suggests that our brains automatically regulate salt intake, casting doubt on calls for Americans to cut salt consumption.
New research has shown that even a small amount of soda each day could turn kindergarteners into terrors.
Researchers have found the key to fish-free food for "black salmon," part of a global push for alternatives that could relieve pressure on taxed fisheries.
New research from the UC Berkeley shows how sleep deprivation causes junk food cravings.
Students researching antibiotic-resistant bacteria in organically-raised pigs discovered that all the pigs had some level of resistance in their systems.
The CDC, the University of Minnesota and the UK's Chief Medical Officer have all issued warnings about drug-resistant bacteria this March.
Scientists from over forty countries collaborated on a project to decode the genome of a common domestic pig breed.
A new research meta-analysis shows no health benefits to eating organic. Critics say it misses the point.
Americans overwhelmingly support the idea that government and communities should work to make fresh, local produce more widely available.
So what if there haven't been any reports of fetuses in food? An Oklahoma state senator wants to make sure it never happens.
How much does an organic label influence how healthy we think a product is?
Scientists are working to develop wheat that can resist drought and feed the 2.3 billion people predicted to live on Earth in the next 50 years.
Researchers at Washington University have found a link between overeating and family history of alcoholism. Does this mean we can be addicted to food?
A new study finds that the majority of young children consume caffeine daily, and the more caffeine they consume, the less they sleep.
A recent study shows that American consumers may be willing to pay more to dine at "environmentally friendly" restaurants.
After a decade of research and genetic modification by AquaBounty, the GE fish mature to adulthood more swiftly than non-GE relatives.
A new study published this week found an association between "Western-style" diets and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in teens.
Infierno infermo! First, salsa beats out ketchup for the American palette, now it's taking over our bellies.
Weeds are not the only things becoming resistant to popular chemical pesticides, insect populations are affected as well.
Two new studies regarding trace contaminants in packaged foods - High bacteria counts in Canadian bottled water and high levels of BPA in canned goods.