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Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources forest specialist Linda Williams told Post-Crescent Media Thursday that the Asian crazy worm was found within city limits.
Just in time for the millions of young people who have returned to college comes a study in The Journal of Nutrition that warns of the health risks of that fast and cheap campus favorite, ramen noodles.
Men who eat over 10 portions a week of tomatoes have an 18 percent lower risk of developing prostate cancer, new research suggests.
Hunger among Inuit families is so prevalent in Arctic Quebec that it could be why almost half their children are shorter than average, new research suggests.
It may seem like summer just started, but back-to-school is already here. Transitioning back to a school schedule - such as getting back on a regular sleep cycle and doing nightly homework - usually takes weeks.
Two studies by researchers at University College London have investigated the reasons why our immune systems decline with age, and have found ways to address the problem.
Venezuela's socialist government is sounding the alarm about growing waistlines in a country where record food shortages are making it harder to put healthy meals on the table, prompting many people to fill up on empty calories.
Football season is here, and it's vital for parents, coaches and players to take steps to ensure player safety.
My heart was pounding out of my chest and my left leg was shaking so hard it made the treetop jiggle.
More Minnesotans are using Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits to purchase fresh fruit, vegetables and other eligible products at local farmers markets.
Overweight Americans with risk factors for heart disease should be offered "intensive" counseling on diet and exercise, according to new guidelines released this week.
If you're going to put a napkin in your kid's lunch each day, instead of using one with an image of Hello Kitty or Spider-Man, why not make it a learning experience with a message? That was Upper West Side mom Amy Rowland's thinking.
FDA proposals to increase the RDI for calcium and vitamin D as part of an overhaul of the Nutrition Facts panel mean that juice makers could face major formulation challenges if they still want to make nutrient content claims about these ingredients, claims the Juice Products Association.
ASA on the H&B page in question: "We considered that the course gave participants suitable knowledge to be able to advise on nutrition and supplements..." UK supplements and health food retailer Holland & Barrett has had its staff training programmes vindicated after a customer challenged whether in-store workers were "Qualified to advise".
Grandmothers, marketers and researchers alike have long touted breakfast as a must-have meal, praising its ability to rev up metabolism, stave off hunger, help calorie watchers keep their weight in check, and improve concentration and cognitive function.
"While people love the flavor of peanuts, peanut butter, and other peanut products, they don't always understand how nutritious and healthful they are,"says Sherry Coleman Collins, who discussed major health studies and the peanut industry's new ad campaign at the annual conference of the Southern Peanut Farmers Federation.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 06:23 am
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