Updated: 01/20/2014 - Some Kraft shelf-stable pasta and ground beef products are under recall because they contain hydrolyzed soy protein and dried soy sauce.
Updated: 01/16/2014 - A new study shows that overweight and obese adults who drank diet beverages took in more food calories on average than their counterparts who drank the sugary stuff.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - Zookeepers are trading the monkeys' favorite fruit in for green leafy vegetables, saying bananas grown for human consumption are full of sugar and calories.
Posted: 01/14/2014 - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment says, so far this year, influenza or pneumonia has caused or contributed to 510 deaths in Kansas.
Posted: 01/14/2014 - A preservative called methylisothiazolinone (MI), which is found in personal care and household products, is being linked to allergic skin reactions when contained in wet wipes.
Posted: 01/10/2014 - The University of Utah said in a statement that the school had been investigating “credible information regarding the possible mislabeling or tampering of a semen sample” since April 2013.
Posted: 01/10/2014 - New data released Friday show that for the week of Dec. 29, 2013 to Jan. 4, 2014, flu activity was widespread in 35 states, up from 25 states in the previous week's report.
Updated: 01/10/2014 - It seems like the flu is everywhere this year. The CDC said it saw widespread flu activity in 35 states, including Kansas, last week, up from 25 states the previous week.
Posted: 01/08/2014 - The results are based on about 800 kids who self-reported their activity levels and had physical exams as part of the 2012 National Youth Fitness Survey.
Posted: 01/08/2014 - Research conducted on African-American men showed that those who experienced the greatest amounts of discrimination and showed the strongest negative attitudes against their own racial group had shorter telomere lengths, a sign of cellular aging.
Posted: 01/08/2014 - A new study commemorates the 50th anniversary of the surgeon general report credited with raising alarms about the dangers of smoking.
Posted: 01/07/2014 - Massachusetts General Hospital's cafeteria got an overhaul. Healthy items were labeled with a "green light," less healthy items were labeled with a "yellow light," and unhealthy items were labeled with a "red light."
Updated: 01/07/2014 - Followers of the Paleo Diet may go prehistoric on U.S. News & World Report this week. The publication has ranked the controversial diet last on its "Best Diets Overall" list for 2014.
Posted: 01/06/2014 - Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos was recently flown off the Galapagos Islands on an Ecuadorian navy helicopter, authorities there said, after the CEO was struck by renal colic .
Posted: 01/06/2014 - State health officials have confirmed the cause of an illness that struck patrons of a southwest Kansas restaurant last month.
Posted: 01/06/2014 - New research published on Jan. 6 in Pediatrics found that more than one-fifth of seventh graders who were considered "at-risk" because of behavioral and emotional difficulties admitted to sexting.
Updated: 01/06/2014 - Researchers found kids and adolescents who immersed themselves in tasks that required cognitive activity after a concussion -- including homework, video games and reading -- had longer recoveries than young people who limited these types of activities.
Posted: 01/03/2014 - The obesity rates for the developing world are overtaking rates seen in richer countries for the first time.