Infectious: Mall food handler has typhoid fever

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SANFRANCISCO.CBSLOCAL) — The San Francisco Department of Public Health is warning residents about potential exposure to typhoid fever. SFDPH reports that a restaurant worker a the Nordstrom Café more…

Israel confronts Chinese organ harvesting

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Alex Newman JERUSALEM – Despite pressure from authorities in Israel and China to ignore the issue, Israeli lawmakers from various political parties held an official conference at more…

FDA: Caffeinated food 'very disturbing to us'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — Federal regulators are troubled by processes that add caffeine to food products, a growing trend over which they currently have little oversight. Food and Drug more…

Trader Joe's targeted by food activists

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) Quirky grocery chain Trader Joe’s is dealing this week with some concern over its products, including a public statement from a major advocacy group criticizing more…

Rat meat sold as lamb in China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Chinese authorities announced on Thursday that more than 900 people had been detained over the past three months for "meat-related offences". One alleged gang is suspected more…

Jury now considering charges against Gosnell

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LIFENEWS.COM) Today, jury in the Kermit Gosnell murder trial asked the first questions of the judge, seeking additional information about the hundreds of charges Gosnell faces and wanting more more…

Chuck Norris goes toe-to-toe with caffeine

by Chuck Norris -- Chuck, everywhere I turn, there are caffeinated drinks and foods. I heard on the news that the Food and Drug Administration is looking into caffeine's effects on children's more…