Many consumers have become aware of the alarming research that shows chemicals from food packaging can leech into the foods they contain -- even though the Food and Drug Administration identifies and generally approves many of the chemicals and deems them safe for consumption.
In 2010, there were more than 21,000 cases of whooping cough nationwide, with the worst outbreak in California.
"Stop Childhood Obesity" is an ad campaign aimed at children in Georgia, which has the 2nd-highest rate of childhood obesity in the US. The group has launched a series of black and white billboards and YouTube videos featuring overweight children revealing their feelings on health, food and bullying.
A new study finds evidence that a pregnant woman's diet can alter her child's DNA in the womb -- increasing the child's risk of obesity.
If you think your daughter hit puberty way too early, you're not alone.
Do you pack a lunch for your child? A Chicago school has banned lunches brought from home in an initiative to encourage healthier eating. Would your kids eat their school's served meal or go hungry?
A new study in the journal Pediatrics finds that a new mother fails to adequately look after her own health, and a father's stays exactly the same. Is this a surprise to anyone?