| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:39 AM
For Maureen Burke, “gluten-free” is not just the latest diet trend -- it’s a way of life.
Since being diagnosed with celiac disease in the late 1980s, Burke has wrestled with her intolerance of gluten. And now, as chef and owner of One...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:55 AM
Dr. Jacqueline Wolf
To purchase a copy of the book:
A Woman's Guide to a Healthy Stomach: Taking Control of Your Digestive Health
If you bloat after eating dairy products, you may be lactose intolerant. Lower-lactose foods or...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 11:26 AM
While many people report added stress during the holidays, doctors say the season can also uncover hidden allergies that would otherwise go unnoticed.
Dana Conte is allergic to almost everything, including Christmas trees.
"My family has a tendency...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 5:55 AM
Making nutritional changes to improve your health is always a good idea..just make sure that the changes you’re making are really worth it!
Natural sweetener of choice => Splenda Essentials
- with B vitamins – just 20% of vitamins B1, B5,...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 5:30 AM
Each week a nutritionist from the University of Maryland Medical Center provides a guest post to The Baltimore Sun's health blog Picture of Health (baltimoresun.com/pictureofhealth), which is reprinted here. This week, Amy Reed, RD, LDN, weighs in on...
| Dec 22, 2011
Q: Is it true that chocolate is really bad for dogs? My dog got into some chocolate cookies several years ago but didn't seem to suffer any ill effects. Is this chocolate thing a myth? -- G.D., Miami, FL
A: Chocolate is indeed toxic to both dogs and...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 7:30 PM
Question: Is it true that chocolate is really bad for dogs? My dog got into some chocolate cookies several years ago but didn't seem to suffer any ill effects.
Is this chocolate thing a myth? — G.D., Miami
Answer: Chocolate is indeed toxic to both...
| Apr 11, 2012
According to one lab that tests for "toxic food syndrome," eating green peppers may cause bloating or lethargy. Lemons might trigger headaches. Other common foods like corn, soy, egg whites, whey and chicken "may act like a poison in your body," the...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 7:00 AM
When La Cañada Flintridge resident Oliver Kolevski’s 11-year-old son, Max, was diagnosed with gluten and lactose intolerances a year ago, he had a hard time finding healthy foods for him to eat.
“I had to find a way to send my son to school,...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 1:05 AM
A soft-spoken Minnesota farmer was cleared of violating state laws for distributing raw milk on Sept. 20, a verdict advocates for such foods called their first major legal victory.
After a three-day trial and more than four hours of deliberation, a...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 5:41 AM
5:30 - 9 a.m. Jonathon Brandmeier
7:05 a.m. Lower Wacker Drive reopens today! Johnny B welcomes Governor Pat Quinn to talk about the completion of the 300 million dollar project.
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Mike McConnell
10:05 a.m. Mike McConnell...