Health effects of eggs: Where do we stand?

Are eggs good for you or not? The 2015 to 2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommends the nutrient-dense food as a source of protein, but an article in JAMA this month made a stir when it reported an association between eating eggs and an increased risk of heart disease and early death.

Supreme Court won't preside over egg law challenge

The U.S. Supreme Court has decided not to preside over a legal battle that impacts egg producers in Missouri and other states.    A total of 15 states led by Missouri and Indiana had asked the court to accept original jurisdiction over the lawsuits that challenged laws in California and Massachusetts requiring larger living areas for some farm animals.