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Research: Foods with added vitamins, nutrients can be harmful

Foods with added vitamins and minerals may seem like a healthy option to supplement a diet, but it turns out that the added nutrients can be harmful to consumers -- especially young children, senior citizens and pregnant women.

Tuesday - 06/24/2014, 08:10am EDT

Tags: health, Environmental Working Group, vitamins, Sarah Beth Hensley, cereals

Nutrient shortages hurt local infants, area hospitals

It sounds like a Third World problem: Hospitals are rationing, bartering and hoarding critical nutrients that premature infants need to survive. But it's a problem that's happening in the Washington area and in other major cities across the country.

Wednesday - 07/31/2013, 02:52pm EDT

Tags: Children Are Dying, Washingtonian, Alexandra Robbins, shortages, hospitals, premature, infants, FDA

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