A school in Rhode Island sent parents warning letters about the health risks of snorting or smoking Smarties candy.
An unidentified woman from Fargo, ND announced on live radio that she plans on giving obese children a letter instead of candy.
Researchers identified the leading cause of choking in children between zero and 14 is food.
Feeling tense and restless? Pop a piece of chocolate to feel better, a new study suggests.
Halloween is just round the corner, and the time has come to fill that stomach up with tempting candies and let guilt take over once again, for adults and for children alike. Well, do you have to necessarily let take guilt take over once again? Won't it be better to simply steer clear of sweet temptations or choose mini treats over fun-size? At least that's what the experts suggest. For all those people who watch their calorie intake and are conscious about putting on weight, experts advise a few simple tips to resist the candy temptation. First of all, they say, it might help to wait till the last moment before buying the Halloween candies in order to cut extra calories, because if there are no candies in the house, you can't be tempted to eat them, Health Day reports.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.