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Cooking (Or Not Cooking) Broccoli To Protect Its Nutritional Riches

Is there a right or a wrong way to cook a vegetable? If you want to unleash all its disease-fighting […]

Vitamin E Pills May Raise, Not Lower, Prostate Cancer Risk

Vitamins seem like such a good thing that drugstores have whole aisles devoted to them, including products that promise a […]

Global Tuberculosis Cases Drop For First Time

Worldwide tuberculosis cases are declining annually for the first time, according to a report just out from the World Health […]

Thin Moms And Dads Pass On ‘Skinny Genes’

We inherit the darndest traits from our parents. My mom bequeathed to me that funny leg-shake she does when she’s […]

My Smartphone Is A Microscope. What Can Yours Do?

I lied. My smartphone isn’t a microscope — yet. But there are some smart physicists who want to make that […]

Undercover School Lunch Blogger ‘Mrs. Q’ Reveals Herself

School lunch is a topic of endless fascination here at The Salt and, really, wherever parents of school age children […]

Penalties For ‘Worst’ Hospitals Could Hurt Minorities

Rating the best hospitals has become commonplace, with U.S. News & World Report, various research firms and lots of websites […]

Women Exposed To Hormone In Utero Face Lifelong Health Problems

Back in the 1940s, ’50s and ’60s, doctors prescribed a hormone called diethylstilbestrol, or DES, to millions of pregnant women […]

Potato Lobby Turns Up The Heat In School Lunch Battle

When the potato lobby speaks, it always puts its best spuds forward. Yesterday at a National Press Club lunchtime briefing […]

BPA To Be Banned In Calif. Baby Bottles, Sippy Cups

California Gov. Jerry Brown’s hand must be tired. He signed 18 bills on children’s health and safety into state law […]

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