Jun 18, 2013 The American Medical Association votes to classify obesity as a disease in a move that will broaden coverage for related treatments.
May 30, 2013 In 2010, 16 food and beverage companies promised to reduce calories as part of the First Lady’s Partnership for a Healthier America. Two years later, how have they done?
Mar 7, 2013 New research says diabetes cost the nation a record $245 billion in 2012, up more than 40 percent in the past five years.
Feb 27, 2013 Anheuser-Busch InBev is facing a lawsuit over whether or not the company has been watering down its beer.
Feb 18, 2013 The company that owns Maker's Mark, the brand known for bottles that are hand-sealed with wax, is backing down from a decision to water down its whiskey.
Feb 18, 2013 Makers of aged bourbon didn't anticipate a surge in popularity in both the U.S. and overseas, so whiskey distilled years ago is running short. Maker's Mark chose to add water to make its bourbon go further.
Jan 15, 2013 Sugared drinks are under attack for contributing to obesity, especially among children. Coke's new campaign acknowledges the concern.
Dec 25, 2012 Distillery stocks in China tumble this week after the government announced a ban on high priced spirits at state events.
Dec 20, 2012 Basketball great Shaquille O'Neal puts his big name on a new brand of vodka.