By Mackenzie Quarles, age 11 A $5 million lawsuit has been filed against the Hershey Company following a report from Consumer Reports (CR) that revealed many brands of dark chocolate contain harmful heavy metals. Christopher Lazazzaro, a resident of Nassau County, N.Y., filed a lawsuit in December 2022 accusing Hershey of selling chocolate that contains …
Food & Nutrition
In areas that have few grocery stores, the only options around may be fast food and convenience stores that only sell high-fat, high-sugar snacks. The food justice movement seeks to make sure everyone has access to healthy foods and knows what goes into making a nutritious meal.
Genetic engineering is a process where the DNA in foods is altered. While it has many benefits, the potential drawbacks have scared some consumers.
The difference between a co-op and a regular supermarket is that co-op members make the decision of what foods to buy and how to purchase and distribute them.
Nutritious recipes and fun facts from around the world!
Under pressure from people concerned about kids’ health, McDonald’s announced some changes to its Happy Meal.
Little Village Academy, a public elementary school in Chicago, banned its students from bringing their own lunches.
High fructose corn syrup is found in more foods than we think!