food

Cancer and nutrition
6:11 pm
Mon June 16, 2014

Foods That Support Cancer Patients

A variety of vegetables and fruits support the bodies of cancer patients as they undergo difficult treatments.
Credit Hayworth Cancer Center

A Triad group is helping people fight cancer one bite at a time.

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Food Labels
12:06 am
Fri April 4, 2014

Fast Food Calorie Labeling, Do They Really Work?

Behavioral scientists say there is no evidence showing that nutritional labels listed on fast food is causing Americans to choose items lower in calories, salt and fat.
Credit colonhealth.com

Do food labels influence the fast food you order?

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Recall
4:17 pm
Tue June 4, 2013

Harris Teeter, Costco Recall Berry Product

Harris Teeter has recalled its Organics Antioxidant Berry Blend supplied by Townsend Farms, Inc.

Update: 6/4/13, 6:00 p.m. 

Costco has joined Harris Teeter in the recall.  See below for more information from the FDA.

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News
4:25 pm
Fri May 24, 2013

"March Against Monsanto" events planned in Triad

Credit NPR.org

Activists in Winston-Salem and Greensboro plan to join the March Against Monsanto, a worldwide day of protest on Saturday drawing attention to the issue of genetically modified crops.  

The effort, fueled by social media, was started earlier this year by a Utah woman after the defeat of a California ballot measure that would have required the labeling of all genetically modified organisms, GMOs.

 

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