'Haredi MKs neglect the public'

Shas MK slams UTJ MK for holding up regulations to ensure better quality food for Israeli students.Michal Levi, 12/20/2017, 9:00 AM

Knesset approves healthier menu for afternoon programs

Knesset passes new law requiring foods served in afternoon programs to meet health standards.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2016, 7:00 AM

Health Minister: No more chocolate milk at school

Health Minister bans distribution of 'shoko' - chocolate milk drinks - in Israeli schools as part of campaign for healthier school lunches.Gary Willig, 11/17/2016, 8:45 PM

New development in Telma cornflakes investigation

According to report by a private investigation company, a wrong barcode on the salmonella infected cornflakes caused them to be distributedArutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2016, 2:37 PM

MKs to Tackle Nutrition, Hygiene in Schools

‘Worrying’ findings from 2009 the subject of Knesset discussion after MKs find no changes were made.Maayana Miskin, 11/27/2013, 9:51 AM

Health Ministry Promotes Whole Grain Products

The Health Ministry will allow bakers and bread manufacturers to use a “seal of approval” if they use whole grain flourDavid Lev, 12/24/2012, 12:42 AM

IDF Base Aims to Produce Healthier Soldiers

The IDF has begun a program designed to encourage soldiers to eat more healthfully, exercise more, and take better care of their teethDavid Lev, 11/6/2012, 8:14 PM

Medical Tourism is New Trend in Israel

Now you can tour Israel and at the same time get a knee replacement. Sounds unusual? Thousands are turning Israel into a medical hot-spot.INR Staff, 10/9/2012, 7:00 AM

Nutrition: Pass Up on the Salt, Please

The pros and cons of salt consumption.Nili Abrahams, CHHC, 10/3/2012, 3:27 PM

Nutrition Series: Real Food

Arutz Sheva offers a new series to help you think and know more about what you eat. Part 1 defines what can be called food.Nili Abrahams, CHHC, 8/31/2012, 8:21 AM

NY Soda Ban Hearing with a Holocaust Allusion

NY City board of health held a public hearing over proposal to limit size of sugary drinks, with councilman making allusion to Holocaust. Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/25/2012, 12:39 PM

Israel May Impose 'Junk Food Tax'

Israelis, like many Westerners, are getting fatter, and the government is considering taxes to discourage consumption of junk food.David Lev, 3/15/2012, 3:51 PM

Yeshiva Students Learn About Health

The Bnei Akiva Nechalim yeshiva dedicates a whole month to health awareness, nutrition, fitness, harmful factors and addictions.Elad Benari and Yoni Kempinski, 2/10/2012, 9:33 AM

‘Beware Vitamin E’

A unique Tel Aviv U. study warns that Vitamin E, once ballyhooed as wonder vitamin, may do more harm than good.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/6/2010, 1:20 PM