Category: Blog Briefing Room

  • American College of Physicians calls US food insecurity a threat to public health

    Inadequate access to nutrition has become a threat to public health in the U.S., amplifying existing food insecurity and social issues, the American College of Physicians declared on Monday. With about 10 percent of the U.S. population suffering from food insecurity, more needs to be done to address the source of the problem and strengthen […]

  • Here are the 50 Jif peanut butter products being recalled

    J.M. Smucker, the company that produces Jif peanut butter, last week recalled around 50 types of its products last week over concerns there might be links to a salmonella outbreak across 12 states. Salmonella is a bacterial organism that can seep into the bloodstream and cause potentially fatal infections in the young, frail and elderly. […]