Kids Visiting Pediatricians Less Often, Study FindsFewer visits mean fewer opportunities for providers to talk to families about vaccinations and good nutrition.
Exercise Advice On Food Labels Could Help Reduce Obesity, Researchers SayFood labels detailing how much exercise is needed to burn off a product's calorie content could help to combat obesity, according to UK researchers.
Why Frozen Fruit And Veggies May Be Better For You Than FreshResearch has revealed that frozen fruits and vegetables can have just as many vitamins -- and sometimes more -- as compared to fresh.
Study: School Lunches Are Linked To Better School Test ScoresChildren who consistently eat lunch at school are more likely to score better on standardized tests, according to a study out of India, one of the biggest and longest running studies looking at the effect of school lunch on academic performance.
School Fundraisers Could Face New Limits Under Federal RulesIt's been a fall fundraiser for the Crescent Elementary school PTA for years—Otis Spunkmeyer cookies and treats, a favorite among family and friends of students.
Ask A Sacramento Expert: Best Workout RecipesSacramento nutritionist, female body builder, Bikram yoga instructor and teacher at California State University Sacramento, Alice Nicolai offers advice on what to eat before, during and after a workout to get the best results for your body.
Dog-Friendliest Workplaces In SacramentoStudies show that having pets in the workplace can be a win-win for both employees and for the company for which they work.
FDA To Revise Nutrition Facts LabelThe Food and Drug Administration is revising the nutrition facts label -- that breakdown of fats, salts, sugars and nutrients on packaging -- to give consumers more useful information and help fight the national obesity epidemic.
Eating Healthy Means Spending MoreA healthy diet is expensive and could make it difficult for Americans to meet new U.S. nutritional guidelines, according to a study published Thursday that says the government should do more to help consumers eat healthier.