Artificial Food Dyes May Cause Cancer, ADHD

The old adage “you eat with your eyes before you eat with your stomach” holds true for several cases. Brightly colored foods entice...

Fish Oil Reduces Breast Cancer Risk in Study

Seattle, WA—Many studies have focused on the benefits of fish oil, which has high levels of omega-3 fatty acids, EPA and DHA. Now a...

Vitamin E May Lower Risk of Dementia

Rotterdam, the Netherlands—A new study published in the July issue of the Archives of Neurology found that consuming vitamin E may lower a person’s...

Cranberry Juice May Thwart Urinary Tract Infections, Suggests Study

Worcester, MA—Researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) have measured cranberry juice’s ability to ward off urinary tract infections (UTIs) in humans at the molecular...

FDA Seeks Comments On Menu Labeling Requirements

Rockville, MD—The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is seeking public comments as they draft guidelines to help implement a new federal ...

Grocery Briefs: August 2010

Fresh Healthy Vending LLC of San Diego, CA named San Francisco, CA-based popchips as its best selling “snack of the year.” Cincinnati-based Pierre Foods, Inc....

Fancy Foods Show a Delicious Success

New York, NY—The 56th Summer Fancy Foods show was held here from June 27–29 at the Jacob K. Javits Center featuring 180,000 products, 2,500...

Get Raw In Your Store

Sarasota, FL—Many people shopping at nutrition and wellness stores are vegetarian or vegan. However, one particular diet that might grab retailers’ attention is the...

Clif Bar Announces Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Berkeley, CA—Clif Bar & Company sold its family-owned common stock to its employees through an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). Through the ESOP, employees...

Mayor and TV Personality Launch School Garden Initiative

New York, NY—New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and cooking show star Rachael Ray introduced a series of programs to promote healthy eating among...