Category: Healthy Food

Wait Time for Introducing New Food to Babies may be too Long

September 2nd, 2020
  Current guidelines on introducing solid food to infants may hamper efforts to prevent food allergies, researchers say.   New Study Questions Guidelines   The American Academy of Pediatrics and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recomm… more »

Kids’ Fast Food Consumption Back up After Decline

August 26th, 2020
  A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that children and adolescents got 13.8 percent of their daily calories from fast-food in 2015 to 2018, up from 12.4 percent in 2011 to 2012.   Children’s Fast Food Intake… more »

Allowing Children to Make Food Choices can Improve Health

May 20th, 2020
  Enabling children to make decisions about food and educating them about healthy choices through example—can lead to improved nutrition and healthier lifelong eating habits, experts said on May 11.   Children and Food   According to the new scient… more »

Healthier Eating Could Save the U.S. Billions in Healthcare

January 2nd, 2020
Healthier eating could save the United States more than $50 billion a year in healthcare costs associated with heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, and related illnesses, according to a new study. Eating More Green Could Save the U.S. Some Green I… more »

Can You be Addicted to Soda?

November 6th, 2019
Soda can be a daily part of people’s lives—from having a cup with lunch and/or dinner, to watching ads on TV. But can a person really become addicted to soda? Soda Addiction So how can soda be addictive? There are a few key factors: Caffeine fix:… more »