Fifty-eight year old Dawn Dawson loves three things in this world, her
daughter, her cats and her morning can of Coca-Cola. “I’ve cut down in
the past three years because of the sugar content, but I still get up
in the morning and have a Coke,” said Dawn. Dawn is not alone in her
addiction to what some health officials call ‘liquid candy’.
Mom's admonishments to eat your fruits and vegetables should still be
heeded, since a new study found that a diet high in fruits, vegetables
and healthful grains may be associated with higher ovarian cancer
Tina Tennyson loved to make raspberry
jam using the fresh fruit she bought at the farmers market in San Jose.
When she recently moved to Sacramento, she hit a stumbling block: the
local market didn't accept food stamps.
Although President Barack Obama's push for a health care overhaul has stalled, conservative lawmakers in about half the states are forging ahead with constitutional amendments to ban government health insurance mandates.
First lady Michelle Obama framed her national campaign against childhood obesity in intensely personal terms Thursday, relating that her own daughters were starting to get off-track before the family's pediatrician gave her a wake-up call and warned her to watch it.
His health care remake near collapse, President Barack Obama on Wednesday implored lawmakers not to abandon a historic opportunity even as he accepted part of the blame for failing to sell the complex plan to average Americans.
Congressional leaders are taking health care legislation off the fast track as rank-and-file Democrats, wary of unhappy midterm election voters, look to President Barack Obama for guidance in his State of the Union address.