All Articles

Nutritionists Demand FDA Crack Down on Misleading Food Labels
Credit: iStock/violetta
October 30, 2018
The nation's largest organization of nutritionists wants the FDA to more closely regulate the use of words and pictures that…
Can We Bring Meaning Back to the Term 'Natural Foods'?
September 7, 2017
The word "natural" has become nearly devoid of meaning when it comes to food, but it's more important than ever…
general mills nature valley granola bars
August 31, 2016
General Mills has been slammed with three lawsuits, due to the presence of glyphosate in the "100% natural" oats in…
woman in tub
September 30, 2014
Wind, cold and incessant drying from indoor heating systems are about to hit our skin. Try our seven fall skin…
August 26, 2014
Coca-Cola's use of artificial ingredients that it promotes as "all-natural" has landed the soda company with a lawsuit filed by…
whole foods
July 28, 2014
Whole Foods Market faces another lawsuit over misuse of all-natural claims on products with synthetic ingredients.
all natural
June 27, 2014
'All natural' label claims are ubiquitous. But do they mean anything? Consumer Reports says no and they should be banned.
whole foods
June 10, 2014
'All natural' claims have landed Whole Foods Market in court. The class action lawsuit alleges that a synthetic leavening agent…
May 12, 2014
Some of the more popular Kellogg's cereal brands will no longer bear 'natural' claims after a class-action lawsuit settlement.
March 21, 2014
Heinz sells its distilled white vinegar as an 'all natural' product but GMO ingredients have landed it in court.