Diet

Picture of As with adults, no easy way to address weight with children

As with adults, no easy way to address weight with children

FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 29, 2018 file photo, kids eat lunch at an elementary school in Paducah, Ky. It is far easier to avoid gaining weight than to lose it, so getting kids to eat well and exercise is crucial. But how to do that effectively is extremely difficult _ and sensitive.

Details

Picture of San Francisco eyes forced treatment for mentally ill addicts

San Francisco eyes forced treatment for mentally ill addicts

In this April 26, 2018, file photo, a man lies on the sidewalk beside a recyclable trash bin in San Francisco. San Francisco supervisors consider legislation Tuesday, June 4, 2019, allowing the city to force mentally ill drug addicts into housing and treatment for up to a year. Mayor London Breed says it's inhumane to let addicts languish on the streets, but homeless advocates say the measure is extreme and a violation of civil rights.

Details

Picture of Skip the boxed mac and cheese and make your own at home

Skip the boxed mac and cheese and make your own at home

This undated photo provided by America's Test Kitchen in October 2018 shows Macaroni and Cheese in Brookline, Mass. This recipe appears in the cookbook "Revolutionary Recipes."

Details

Picture of Nordics win top spots in prestigious French cooking contest

Nordics win top spots in prestigious French cooking contest

Kenneth Toft-Hansen of Denmark, center, celebrates on the podium after winning the final of the "Bocuse d'Or" (Golden Bocuse) trophy, in Lyon, central France, ahead Sebastian Gibrand of Sweden, left, who finished second, and Christian Andre Pettersen, right, who came third, Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019. The contest, a sort of world cup of cuisine, was started in 1987 by Lyon chef Paul Bocuse to reward young international culinary talents.

Details

Picture of Northwest measles outbreak revives debate over vaccine laws

Northwest measles outbreak revives debate over vaccine laws

A measles outbreak near Portland, Ore., has revived a bitter debate over so-called “philosophical” exemptions to childhood vaccinations as public health officials across the Pacific Northwest scramble to limit the fallout from the disease. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee last week declared a state of emergency because of the outbreak on Friday, Jan. 25, 2019.

Details

Picture of Organic price premiums dip as demand grows, choices multiply

Organic price premiums dip as demand grows, choices multiply

In this Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, photo, regular iceberg lettuce, lower left, selling at $3.19 each, is displayed next to organic iceberg lettuce selling at $4.19 each, at a grocery store in North Miami, Fla. U.S. shoppers are still paying more for organic food, but the price premium is falling as organic options multiply.

Details

Picture of A cookie in a skillet? Sure, you’re skeptical. But try it

A cookie in a skillet? Sure, you’re skeptical. But try it

This undated photo provided by America's Test Kitchen in January 2019 shows a Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie in Brookline, Mass. This recipe appears in the cookbook “The Perfect Cookie.”

Details

Picture of Try a classic French soup celebrating seasonal vegetables

Try a classic French soup celebrating seasonal vegetables

This undated photo provided by America's Test Kitchen in January 2019 shows Provencal Vegetable Soup in Brookline, Mass. This recipe appears in the cookbook "Complete Mediterranean."

Details

Picture of Consider a taco bar for Super Bowl entertaining; some tips

Consider a taco bar for Super Bowl entertaining; some tips

This 2012 photo provided by Katie Workman shows people accessing a taco bar set up at a home in New York. A taco bar or spread is a great interactive way to feed a crowd for the Super Bowl.

Details

;
;