egg recall

What a Wild Year It Was
for Health Care

Led by the health insurance reform law, a flurry of drug and food recalls, key medical breakthroughs and plenty of layoffs and lawsuits, 2010 proved to be an exciting -- if not always positive -- year. Here's our list of the year's biggest health stories.

Organic Egg Sellers Scramble to Keep Up With New Demand

The recall of half a billion eggs potentially tainted by salmonella has scared the bejesus out of U.S. consumers, who are showing an increasing willingness to pay higher prices for safer eggs. Organic and premium egg producers now say they are stretching to keep up with rising demand.