Put down the salt shaker! A new study found people who eat a diet high in salt and low in potassium double their chances of death from a heart attack.
First lady Michelle Obama and the USDA have unveiled a new website which helps kids and families make better nutritional decisions.
Improving lung function in premature babies with a severe lung disease may be linked to their feeding regimen, according to a new University of Michigan study.
On the same day the Agriculture Department announced the first major nutritional overhaul of students’ meals, the Detroit Public Schools launched a new partnership aimed at reducing childhood obesity.
Many of us will probably make a New Year’s resolution to lose weight. But a Michigan State University Health and Nutrition expert says don’t bother.
Congress is poised to give President Barack Obama – along with his wife, Michelle – a congressional victory as the House takes up legislation to push greasy foods off the school lunch line and sugary drinks out of vending machines.
Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry’s is dropping the phrase “all natural” from all labels after a request from a health advocacy group.
Kids are as interested in nutrition as adults, but they often know a lot less. Talking to your kids about some of the key ideas in nutrition, such as serving size, total calories, fat and […]
Get out your knives and prepare to get blood on your clothes: more Americans are learning how to butcher their own meat.
Officials say Michigan needs to do a better job of getting children from low-income families to schools and other sites where they can get free meals during the summer.