fruit juice: not allowed for under 1-year-olds?

It’s no secret that kids love sugary sweet foods. Anything sweet is delicious... so as long as there's something healthy mixed in, its a win-win for both parent and child, right? Well maybe not always.

food allergies: a growing public health concern

Food allergies are no minor concern – for many, they are dangerous as the slightest trace amount of an allergen can cause serious harm and threaten one’s life.

climate change and its impact on global food security

Recent news reports have placed a spotlight on global supply shortages for a variety of foods, among them are lettuce, avocados, rice, vanilla, and cocoa. Changing weather patterns have had an impact on such common household food items, as climate change has gradually altered the environments in which these crops grow and thrive.