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Friday, March 30, 2012
Cochineal is a red dye made from a crushed insect native to Latin America. Some vegetarians are distressed that Starbucks uses the dye in some of its pink-colored food and beverages.
Friday, March 02, 2012
Will kids eat their veggies if they're inside desserts? Parents and nutritionists have been debating this question for years.
Now, it seems there's an answer: Yes, if it's broccoli in the cake. No, if it's chickpeas in the chocolate-chip cookies.
Nutritionists generally hate the idea of "stealth veggies," arguing ...
Friday, August 19, 2011
Brain-eating amoebas don't want to kill us; we just happen to be swimming in their rivers and ponds. An infectious disease expert says that holding your nose, and avoiding cannonballs...
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
The Food and Drug Administration released new requirements this week for labels on sunscreen. The new regulations, which go into effect next summer, are designed to better protect con...