Food-Safety Initiative Might Keep Parasites Out of Your Salad

Usually if you're buying a berry smoothie or grabbing a salad to go, you don't stop and ask where the produce was grown, or what kind of safety measures are in place at the farm. But it seems like more and more outbreaks — from tainted spinach to parasite-infested bagged salad — are hitting states across the nation. » 8/19/13 2:05pm 8/19/13 2:05pm

Don't Forget To Eat Berries Because They'll Help You Remember

16,000 female participants currently over age 70 in a long-term study published by the Annals of Neurology (and funded by the California Strawberry Commission) were asked about food consumption every four years since 1980 and underwent memory tests every two years from, 1995 and 2001. Apparently women who ate the most… » 4/28/12 6:30pm 4/28/12 6:30pm