There's a product at Mark's Food Market in Greenville, N.C., that sells out every few days. Folks who walk over from a mobile home park crave it so much that convenience store owner David Rozek expanded his selection. City employees pop in during...
3/3/2014 3:00 PM EST
American Heart Association CEO Nancy Brown made the following comments today on the Food and Drug Administration’s proposed rules for food nutrition labeling and serving sizes:
2/27/2014 12:10 PM EST
First Lady Michelle Obama and U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack laid out new restrictions on Tuesday, limiting junk food and sugary drink marketing in schools.
2/26/2014 9:00 AM EST
Voices for Healthy Kids, a joint initiative of the American Heart Association and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, released the following statement today on a new report showing 43% decline in obesity among 2 to 5 year olds over a span of eight...
2/25/2014 5:00 PM EST
Several cities and states across the nation are now adding bicycle paths and walking trails to their list of transportation priorities as lifestyles become increasingly sedentary and congested roads need repair.
2/18/2014 10:00 PM EST
American Heart Association CEO Nancy Brown issued the following comments on the Agricultural Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013, passed by Congress today.
2/5/2014 12:10 PM EST
Getting too much added sugar in your diet could significantly increase your risk of dying from cardiovascular disease, according to a study published Monday. Sugar-sweetened beverages are the largest source of added sugars in the American diet.
2/3/2014 5:00 PM EST
We are inspired by the leadership of the Navajo Nations Council, as they take a big step forward in the movement to make healthy food more affordable.
2/1/2014 10:00 AM EST
Advocate Challenges Parents to Voice Support to End Junk Food Marketing in Schools @Voices4HK #letsmove
2/26/2014 10:00 AM EST
Salud America! Growing Healthy Change:
The new website is a first-of-its-kind clearinghouse of Latino-focused resources and stories to promote changes—healthier marketing, improved access to healthy food, and physical activity options—for...
2/3/2014 3:00 PM EST
Parents Should Voice Their Concerns with Food Marketing in Schools, Says Voices for Healthy Kids Advocate
1/13/2014 1:00 PM EST
1/5/2014 2:00 PM EST
Healthy Drinks to Smart School Foods--Nutrition Expert Available to Discuss Sugary Beverages or Foods Sold in Schools
1/2/2014 5:00 PM EST