| Feb 20, 2012
| 10:19 PM
The organic industry is booming, especially in California, but the question is whether or not the extra price that normally comes with buying organic fruits and vegetables is worth it.
FOX40 wants to help you Beat the System by making an educated...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 6:43 AM
Suze Kerrigan dances with wild abandon every moment of what she calls "this marvelous adventure we call life."
Along the way the Somerset County resident finds time to play with her six granddaughters, all under the age of 10, share time with her three...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 3:50 PM
Thomas K. Pettit, a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. engineer who later co-owned a natural-foods store, died Tuesday of complications after gall bladder surgery at Northwest Hospital.
The one-time Timonium and Mays Chapel resident was 86.
| Mar 2, 2012
| 9:14 AM
As loaded shopping carts are emerging from the Grain Train Natural Foods Market on a wintry Sunday afternoon, guitars, a bass, a banjo and other acoustic instruments are being carried inside.
Before long, shoppers at the Petoskey market are being treated...
| Mar 17, 2012
Remember chia pets? Rinsing your hair with beer? Food that's just food — no soy protein isolate, xanthan gum, red dye No. 40 or mystery ingredients from the Amazon rain forest?
Well, chia is back, big time (the seeds, not the chia pets). And so is...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 5:04 AM
St Patrick’s Day means it’s time for all things green! And when it comes to food (or beer!), some of you may be looking for more natural alternatives to old-school green food coloring. In today’s Love it, Like it, Hate it! segment, I...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 1:05 AM
MILWAUKEE (AP) - A Wisconsin factory worker worried about layoffs became a dairy farmer. An employee at a Minnesota nonprofit found an escape from her cubicle by buying a vegetable farm. A nuclear engineer tired of office bureaucracy decided to get into...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 1:46 PM
You've seen the Polar Plunges before, right? You know, usually on New Year's Day, a group of people jump into icy ocean waters as a way of welcoming in the new year, thus attracting lots of media attention.
The tradition goes back to 1903, when Bernarr...
| Dec 31, 2011
In 2011, we interviewed 26 South Florida celebrities regarding their fitness regimens. Just in time for New Year's resolutions, we've selected some of their best answers to our questions.
Read what they're doing to keep their bodies healthy and looking...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 7:59 PM
Power bars, sports drinks -- who needs them? Chances are not you! The very products marketed to help with fitness and weight loss may actually be hampering your progress.
There are athletes and then there's the rest of us -- the ones who squeeze in...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 10:54 AM
The “organic” food health craze has provided a health-conscious generation with more nutritious food options.
But as it turns out, some of the foods you think are making you healthier may in fact contain a very toxic ingredient –...