Thanksgiving eve food recalls raise questions

Grabbed from link

Recalls of two iconic holiday foods — dried cranberries and canned pumpkin — on the night before Thanksgiving are raising eyebrows about the way some companies notify consumers about problems.

To view the entire post click the word "link" next […]

Pieces of Crystal: HIV and the streets

Grabbed from link

An Atlanta addict and mother tells of her fall from a life with “everything I needed” as a youth to a cycle of addiction, drugs, homelessness and HIV.

To view the entire post click the word […]

Battling painful memories? Dream on

Grabbed from link

People have long wondered about the purpose of dreams. But scientists say they now know: they sooth the sting out of troubling memories. And when dreams don’t do their job, horrific memories can take over a person’s life, as […]

Florida city battles fear and denial

Grabbed from link

Even in a city as big as Jacksonville, the stigma surrounding HIV/AIDS persists. Clinics change their names, patients hide diagnoses and experts fear it’s only making the problem worse.

To view the entire post click the […]

A second chance for faulty food? It’s OK with FDA

Grabbed from link

Moldy applesauce repackaged as canned goods and fruit cups sparked a furor, but it’s actually quite common for food processors to turn imperfect, mislabled or contaminated foods, even ice cream, into edible — and profitable — goods. The FDA […]

2011’s biggest celeb health news

Grabbed from link

To view the entire post click on "link" next to the title of the post.

Follow me on Twitter www.twitter.com/missprobinson for more healthy info and motivational quotes!

Related Blogs

The 8 germiest places in the mall

Grabbed from link

From fitting rooms to the food court, the surprising spots that can make you sick while shopping this holiday season.

To view the entire post click the word "link" next to the title.

Follow me on Twitter at […]

Lower cholesterol without pills? It’s possible

Grabbed from link

A nutrient-poor diet filled with added sugars and unhealthy trans fats is known to cause high cholesterol, so it sure makes sense try and fix the problem with healthy food.

To view the entire post click the word "link" next […]

Pastor fights HIV stigma in rural town

Grabbed from link

Brenda Byrth fights against fear, poor education and a lack of funding as she works to help people with HIV/AIDS in her community.

To view the entire post click the word "link" next to the title.

Follow […]

Ocean Spray recalls metal-tainted Craisins

Grabbed from link

Ocean Spray has recalled certain packages and bulk orders of original flavor Craisins — sweetened dried cranberries — because they may contain small, hairlike metal fragments.

To view the entire post click the word "link" next to the title.

Follow me on […]