Packaging

A shopper leaves with her groceries from Trader Joe's. (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Recall Of Trader Joe’s Sweet Apple Sausage Due To Plastic In Packages

Trader Joe’s customers who bought the chain’s Sweet Apple Chicken Sausage are urged to throw it out amid concerns plastic may have made its way into the packages.

04/22/2015

Students exercise at the Wellspring Academy, a special school that helps teens and college level students lose weight along with academic courses.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

HealthWatch: High Levels Of BPA Linked To Child Obesity

New research reports a link between the bisphenol A (BPA) chemical used in many types of food packaging and childhood obesity. The study found the link existed regardless of how many calories kids were taking in through their diets.

09/18/2012