The amount of sugar Americans eat is scarier than the slim chance they'll get Ebola.
Jill Richardson, an OtherWords columnist, writes about all aspects of the food system, from farm to fork. She’s the author of Recipe for America: Why Our Food System is Broken and What We Can Do To Fix It and blogs at La Vida Locavore.
Each fall, trees offer homeowners a bounty of free mulch.
Why deny a cancer or AIDS patient a medication that reduces suffering?
Turning the tide on diabetes will require the next generation to establish healthy habits early on.
Composting toilets would save water and, uh, resources.
We can conserve by not wasting stuff we don't actually need.