Popcorn now comes candied in ruby red, indigo blue and more. And don't be surprised by the popcorn buffet at the next wedding you attend. Bradley P. Johnson/via Flickr hide caption

toggle caption Bradley P. Johnson/via Flickr
Popcorn Gets Its Moment On The Red Carpet
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/147353900/147442456" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Calorie counts like the one on this McDonald's drive-thru in New York are intended to help people make healthier choices. But researchers say they're often too confusing. Ed Ou/AP hide caption

toggle caption Ed Ou/AP

Food products need at least 3 grams of fiber to be labeled as a good source of fiber. John Rose/NPR hide caption

toggle caption John Rose/NPR
Is Adding Fiber To Food Really Good For Your Health?
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/146706553/146795757" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Consumers Have Little Guidance On Energy Drinks
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/146792630/146795758" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A vending cart with breakfast foods in New York City. In 2008, the city expanded its trans-fat ban from spreads and frying oils to baked goods, frozen foods, and doughnuts. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Spencer Platt/Getty Images

A shopper walks down an aisle in a newly opened Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market in Chicago. Jim Young/Reuters /Landov hide caption

toggle caption Jim Young/Reuters /Landov

Five people on a beach stand in the warrior pose. iStockphoto.com hide caption

toggle caption iStockphoto.com
The Risks And Rewards Of Practicing Yoga
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/146463156/146516796" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The latest subject in standardized tests for kids: cholesterol. iStockphoto.com hide caption

toggle caption iStockphoto.com

A tax proposal on the table in Massachusetts could discourage sugar consumption a bit by making sugary foods more expensive. Umberto Salvagnin/Flickr hide caption

toggle caption Umberto Salvagnin/Flickr
Could Taxes Or Food Stamp Restrictions Tame America's Sweet Tooth?
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/146481752/146508000" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The S&W Seed Co., in Five Points, Calif., will grow these seedlings of zero-calorie stevia in the fields of California's Central Valley. Dan Charles/NPR hide caption

toggle caption Dan Charles/NPR
California's Stevia Growers Bet On Fast Track To Sweetener Success
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/146309816/146453160" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript