New FDA Rules Will Put Calorie Labels On Nearly EverythingLike it or not, calorie counts are coming to restaurant menus, convenience store sandwiches and more as the Food and Drug Administration announced new calorie labeling rules on Tuesday.
Doritos, Fruit Snacks Get the Boot as Montgomery County Schools Ban Certain AdditivesThe same Montgomery County parents' group that petitioned to get vending machines full of junk food locked until 30 minutes after the final bell and strawberry milk removed from cafeterias is celebrating another victory this week.
'Eating Smart' With High-Tech UtensilsWe all know losing weight takes more than just a diet. Now even your fork and plate are being engineered to help you slim down.
Study Says Home-Packed Lunches Less Nutritious Than School-Made MealsA new study finds that what parents pack from home is often much worse than what's offered at school.
Dieters Move Past Calories, Food Makers FollowObsessing over calories alone has left dieters with an empty feeling.
FDA Proposes First Nutrition Label Updates Since Trans Fats Were AddedNutrition labels found on the sides of pre-packaged foods will get an upgrade, if the Food and Drug Administration gets its way.
4 Lessons Potato Chip Makers Want Dietitians To LearnSnack and soda makers that often are blamed for fueling the nation's obesity rates also play a role in educating the dietitians who advise Americans on healthy eating.
Strawberry Milk To Be Removed From Montgomery County SchoolsOne million eight hundred thirty eight thousand five hundred forty four.
Study Finds That An Apple A Day Keeps Cancer AwayApples have recently been added to the list of "Foods That Fight Cancer," which is maintained by the American Institute of Cancer Research.
Cafeteria Worker Told Her Food Is Too Good To Serve To StudentsA lunch lady was informed that she needed to use less of her culinary prowess in preparing food for students to eat, because children in other schools did not get to enjoy the same quality meal.
Study: 12 States Have Obesity Rate Higher Than 30 PercentA new study indicates 12 states have an obesity rate higher than 30 percent.
First Lady Visits Local Students, Making School Lunches HealthierFirst lady Michelle Obama kicked off an initiative to make school lunches healthier by paying a visit to a local elementary school with celebrity chef Rachael Ray on Wednesday.