Mushrooms are ‘the richest source’ of two antioxidants which fight age-related diseases

For once something that tastes good and is healthy for you.

Putting bacteria-targeting-viruses into food packaging could keep food from spreading illnesses such as Salmonella poisoning

This study was able to keep the viruses working on bacteria for three months.

Eating at night is really bad for you, new science reports

Don’t raid the midnight fridge!

Stop claiming marijuana cures cancer — FDA warns against unproven claims

Let’s stick to what’s scientifically proven, shall we?

Tricked into a treat: excessive amount of black licorice can be dangerous, FDA warns

Few people are aware that too much black licorice can be very dangerous.

How to wash your apples to eliminate pesticides — according to science

Or you could just buy organic.

Childhood obesity has grown by 1,000% worldwide in the last 40 years

We’re dealing with a worldwide crisis by now.

High-potassium foods like bananas and avocados can stave off strokes and heart attacks, new study finds

Munch up on those avocados and bananas, people!

New York mice are actively evolving into a new species: city mice

Soon they’ll carry little smartphones around. I hope.

How the alcohol industry lies to you

While it’s in no way as bad as Big Tobacco, Big Alcohol also isn’t clean.

Not art nor Instagram: Food art does not represent reality

Your Instagrams are not original. Painters have been doing it for centuries.

High salt intake doubles the risk of heart failure

A new study studied the connection between salt consumption and heart failure risk.

Waste not, want not: astronauts to turn pee into nutrients, tools on deep-space missions

Stay hydrated up there, ladies and gents.

Finally, a large-scale probiotics trial is successful — it combats infant sepsis

It’s one of the few major trials that actually reported success.

Modern humans might’ve killed off the Neanderthals by eating all the mammoth

Dibs on the last slice.

Overweight Asian Americans seen as “more American” than their thinner counterparts

Does that guy look American to you? Nah he’s too thin.

Cheers! Regular drinkers might live longer lives without dementia

You shouldn’t pick up drinking just yet — on the contrary.

Eating vegetables can fight cognitive aging, new study reports

Nom down on those greens!

A man’s sweet tooth can increase the risk of anxiety and depression

Bad news, everyone.

Not all plant-based diets are the same when it comes to heart health

Eating plants doesn’t necessarily make you healthier, but eating the right one certainly does.