Browsing All posts tagged under »Huff Post«

FDA bans some Mexican Cilantro after Human Feces found in Fields

July 28, 2015 by


By Mary Clare Jalonick WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration is banning imports of some fresh cilantro from Puebla, Mexico, after a government investigation found human feces and toilet paper in growing fields there. The FDA announced the partial ban Monday after cilantro imported from the state of Puebla was linked to 2013 […]

Your Sugar Might Be Made With Animal Bones. Sorry, Vegans.

January 9, 2015 by


By Kate Bratskeirfor for the Huffington Post Marshmallows, beer and even some orange juices are not considered vegan foods. And, depending on one’s definition of “vegan,” neither are some sugars. Refined sugar — the kind that’s added to coffee, cookie dough and cake batter — is made from either sugarcane or sugar beets. The two […]

9-Year-Old Finds Diamond Ring In Goldfish Snack Bag

July 14, 2014 by


By Kelsey Borresen Peyton Postol of Boiling Springs, S.C. struck gold — er, silver — recently when she opened a snack bag of Goldfish. “I opened up and I asked my mom, is there supposed to be a ring in here?” Postol told CBS affiliate WSPA. Her mother Stephanie looked inside the bag and noticed […]

School Breakfast of Multi-Grain Lucky Charms Better Than No Breakfast at All?

June 2, 2014 by


by Nancy Huehnergarth, HuffPost Food In the new documentary Fed Up, author and journalist Michael Pollan reminds us that: “Junk is still junk, even when it’s less junky.” If you want to see what Pollan is talking about, soon all you’ll need to do is walk into a classroom in a low-income school district at […]

10 Foods You Should Never Keep In The Fridge

May 11, 2014 by


by Allison Spiege According to the Huffington Post, When it comes to storing food properly, there are many conventions that some people swear by and others will argue ’til the end of time. Do you store bread in the fridge, freezer or in a bread box? Should you store tomatoes in the fridge or on […]

From Sushi Plate to Investment Portfolio: 3 Ways to Take Action on Ocean Health

March 26, 2014 by


by John B. Thomas Source: From the Sushi Plate to the Investment Portfolio: Three Ways to Take Action on Ocean Health The earth isn’t called the “blue marble” for nothing: All life on Earth is linked to our oceans, including the oxygen we breathe, the plants and fish that we eat, and the moderation of […]

Monster Energy Drink Sued By Mom Upset Over Death Of Teenage Son

June 26, 2013 by


OAKLAND, Calif. — The mother of a teenager who died from cardiac arrhythmia last year is blaming his death on Monster Beverage Corp., alleging in a lawsuit filed Tuesday that his death was caused by habitually drinking the company’s energy drink. Alex Morris, 19, went into cardiac arrest during the early morning hours of July […]