Eating too much sodium can contribute to high blood pressure in adults. Is a salty diet as dangerous for kids?
Food & Drink
On Thursday the New York City Health Department became the first in the nation to ban the sale of sugared beverages larger than 16 oz. at restaurants, mobile food carts, sports arenas and movie theaters.
Mommy-blogger and “Naptime Chef” Kelsey Banfield shares a fall recipe for busy parents
What you should eat before and after a training run — or any intense day at the gym — to help you energize, refuel and perform at your best
Tea or coffee? Consider these health benefits of tea and the next time you have to choose, you may skip the joe
New research questions whether organic produce and meats are really more nutritious or healthier than conventional varieties
Summer is winding down, but that doesn’t mean the season’s high temperatures or the sun’s rays can’t still harm your health
What’s hidden in energy drinks? New York lawmakers want to know
To the joy of chocoholics everywhere, a team of chemists at the University of Warwick in Britain have created chocolate with all the smooth creaminess you’re used to, but only half the fat. The secret behind the new and improved …
When temperatures creep into the triple digits and rain is scarce, crops take a toll. Hot, dry weather has been baking farmland in America’s breadbasket since June, decimating crop yields and sending corn prices through the roof. …
Supersized debate: opinions flowed over at the public hearing on New York City’s proposed ban on large-sized sodas, on which the Board of Health is set to vote on Sept. 13
In 2006, New York City passed a first-in-the-nation ban on trans fats in restaurant food. Here’s how it worked