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May 24, 2012

Health Food Nation? 

A large spread of fresh produce for sale at a farmer's market, including greens, tomatoes, peppers, and more.

New Study: Americans Really Love Fresh Food, Farmers Markets

Americans overwhelmingly support the idea that government and communities should work to make fresh, local produce more widely available.

May 22, 2012

Food Snobs 

USDA Organic neck stamp

Organic Foodies Debate: Are We Jerks?

Do your attitudes about food say anything about other aspects of your ethical life? That was the question posed by a new study.

May 18, 2012

Depends On How You Slice It 

Two side-by-side photos.  On the left, two carrots that grew wrapped around one another, as though they are hugging.  On the right, close-up of a hand holding a packaged twinkie.

How Much Does It Cost To Eat Healthy?

Is junk food really cheaper than healthy food? The USDA says it depends how you do the math.

April 18, 2012

Bacon's True Cost 

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Bacon Lovers: The Other Side Of The Story

Studies show all that processed meat isn't terribly good for you, or for the environment. Do you eat it anyway?

February 29, 2012

What Would You Do-oo-oo? 

ice cream

Warning: That Cone Could Be Habit-Forming

A new study looks into the brain activity behind ice cream cravings.

February 25, 2012

Soy anyone? 

raw milk

CDC Issues Alarming Raw Milk Report

Raw milk proponents are gearing up for a fight as new evidence emerges that raw milk is more likely to make you sick than its pasteurized counterpart.

February 7, 2012

Picture Perfect 

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A Picture May Be Worth A Thousand Veggies

How do you get a kid to eat more veggies? Don't tell them, show them.

December 23, 2011

Sodium Overload 

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Craving For Salt Starts Young, Study Finds

Americans consume more sodium than is healthy in part because of a reliance on processed foods. How young does the reliance start?

July 18, 2011

Grocery Study 

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Grocery Stores Have Fat Chance Of Helping Fight Obesity

A new study has found that a nearby grocer doesn't mean better eating habits. Study finds customers are more likely to eat fast food.

July 4, 2011

Spud Study 

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Trying To Lose Weight? Lose The Potatoes

Potatoes can't catch a break these days. A new study claims that consuming daily servings of potatoes is linked to weight gain.

May 22, 2011

The Cost Of Eating 

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Pocketbooks Feel The Pinch When It Comes To Food Allergies

A new study has found that it's expensive to be allergic to foods.

May 19, 2011

Food Psychology 

Milk Bottles

Your Lactose Intolerance Might Be All In Your Head

Italian researchers found that the physical pain and symptoms a person experiences might actually be related to psychological factors.

April 1, 2011

Conventional Vs. Organic 

Broiler Chicken

Another Reason To Buy Organic Chickens: Fewer Cases Of Salmonella

A new study has found that organic chickens have significantly fewer cases salmonella than their conventional counterparts.

March 3, 2011

Sugary Beverages 

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More Bad News For Soda Drinkers

Your daily can of pop may increase your risk for high blood pressure and psychological dependency, even if it's diet soda.

February 26, 2011

Brain Food 

Kids Cereals

Is Bad Food Making Your Kids Dumb?

Will eating all that processed food end up lowering your toddler's IQ? A new study seems to think so.

February 18, 2011

Food Safety Economics 

Raw hamburger

Consumers Are Willing To Pay More For Safer Food

This study finds that consumers are willing to pay more for food that has a greater probability of being safer.

February 16, 2011

School Lunch 

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Childhood Obesity Linked To School Lunches

A new study conducted in Michigan schools has found that school lunches are a risk factor for childhood obesity.

February 16, 2011

Diet Drinks 

dietsoda

Could Diet Soda Be Tied To Strokes And Heart Attacks?

According to a new study, daily diet soda drinkers are 48 percent more likely to suffer from vascular events.

February 13, 2011

The Breakfast Debate 

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Not Eating Breakfast May Be Good For Your Weight

To dieters who thought eating a big breakfast in the morning would stop you from eating later on, a new study says you're wrong.

February 11, 2011

Fast Food 

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Posted Calorie Counts Make Little Difference, New Study Finds

Posting calorie counts apparently doesn't discourage folks from buying the especially unhealthy options at fast food restaurants.

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