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Low-Carb Diet May Aid Your Metabolism December 02, 2016

Cutting back on sweets helps, while exercising before meals may not, small study finds

Americans Divided Over Organic, GM Foods: Poll December 01, 2016

Their opinions aren't driven by politics or income, researchers say

Vegetarian Diets Called Good for People and the Planet December 01, 2016

These food plans are safe at all stages of life, nutrition group says

Health Tip: Build Your Child's Healthy Plate November 30, 2016

Make sure the child has nutritious meals

Doctors Should Counsel Even Low-Risk Patients on Heart Health November 29, 2016

U.S. government panel says advice on healthy eating and physical activity likely benefits all

Fast-Food Calorie Labeling Not Working, Study Finds November 29, 2016

More visible signage could tip scales toward healthier eating

U.S. Kids Are Eating Healthier Now, But . . . November 23, 2016

Their salt intake has risen and veggies are still shunned, study finds

Don't Get Stuffed on Thanksgiving November 23, 2016

Dietician offers tips for avoiding weight gain during the holidays

Mercury Levels Dropping in North Atlantic Tuna November 23, 2016

Study suggests industry emission controls may lead to healthier fish

Exploding Some Turkey Myths November 23, 2016

No, eating it doesn't make you sleepy, the skin isn't all bad and other common misconceptions

Your Recipe for a Healthy, Delicious Holiday Season November 23, 2016

Fruits, veggies and sensible portions are keys, experts say

How to Prepare That Holiday Turkey Safely November 22, 2016

USDA offers advice for avoiding foodborne illness

Health Tip: Don't Overeat During the Holidays November 21, 2016

Strategies to avoid too much food

Health Tip: Don't Nullify Your Workout November 21, 2016

Here's how to eat healthy

Choose the Healthy Foods Options This Holiday Season November 20, 2016

Display healthy foods and keep unhealthy ones out of sight, nutritionist advises

Bagged Salads May Be Fertile Ground for Bacteria November 18, 2016

Study found juices released from damaged leaves encouraged salmonella spread

Health Tip: Eating Healthier November 18, 2016

Here are some suggestions

Can Protein, Probiotics Help With Blood Sugar Control? November 18, 2016

Simple dietary changes seem to reap important benefits, researchers say

Public Health Campaign Cut Consumption of Sugary Drinks November 17, 2016

Soda sales fell 20 percent in Maryland county, study finds

Health Tip: Enjoy Autumn Produce November 17, 2016

Some healthy fall foods

Meat-Heavy Diets May Raise Older Women's Heart Risks November 14, 2016

Vegetable protein sources appear safer, study suggests

Health Tip: Be Healthier for the Holidays November 14, 2016

Suggestions for you and your guests

Omega-3s a Recipe for Healthy Blood Pressure in Young Adults November 14, 2016

Study found higher blood levels of fatty acids were linked with lower blood pressure

Craving Salt? Your Genes May Be the Reason, Study Suggests November 14, 2016

Inherited distaste for bitterness could make people reach for the shaker, putting heart at risk

Food Safety Not Always on Menu of TV Cooking Shows November 11, 2016

Researchers say producers are missing a chance to teach viewers how to head off foodborne illnesses

How to Introduce Your Baby to Food Containing Peanuts November 11, 2016

New guidelines coming soon from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Health Tip: Toast Pumpkin Seeds November 11, 2016

Here's how

Low Vitamin D Levels May Raise Bladder Cancer Risk: Study November 08, 2016

Researchers say finding might lead to cheap and safe way to prevent the disease

Soft Drink Suppliers Try to Blunt the Blow of Soda Taxes November 04, 2016

Distributors absorbed some of the extra cost, researchers say

Lack of Sleep May Stretch Your Waistline November 03, 2016

Tired people tended to eat higher fat foods, researchers found

Skip Dinner and Maybe Boost Your Metabolism November 03, 2016

But, study didn't show overall changes in fat burning or calories used

Too Many Kids Still Eating Too Much Salt November 03, 2016

9 out of 10 exceed daily recommendations, CDC researchers find

Health Tip: Don't Give in to Food Cravings November 03, 2016

Focus your attention on something else

Health Tip: Help Teens Learn to Read Food Labels November 02, 2016

What parents can do

Food Labels on Potential Allergens May Confuse Shoppers November 01, 2016

Misunderstanding warnings could be dangerous for those with food allergies, researcher says

Big $ Spent Marketing Not-So-Healthy Baby, Toddler Foods: Study November 01, 2016

Of concern are liquid supplements, toddler milk and sweetened snacks, researcher says

Health Tip: Snacking Healthier With Diabetes November 01, 2016

What experts suggest

Join the Teal Pumpkin Project on Halloween October 28, 2016

Painted pumpkins let trick-or-treaters with food allergies know safe treats are available

Heart Group Advises Personalized Nutrition Counseling October 27, 2016

Providers should take ethnic, cultural and individual preferences into account

Health Tip: Looking for a Sweet Snack? October 27, 2016

It doesn't have to be unhealthy

Review Says Calcium Supplements Won't Harm the Heart October 24, 2016

Other physicians urge caution, however, and say these findings aren't conclusive

Tips for Keeping Halloween Safe and Fun October 21, 2016

Bobbing for apples, trick-or-treating can expose kids to potential hazards, health experts say

Digestive Byproduct Tied to Meat Raises Risks for Some Heart Patients October 19, 2016

Those with narrowed leg arteries and high levels of the byproduct had higher odds of dying early, study suggests

National School Lunch Program Serving Up Healthier Fare October 19, 2016

Since starting to offer more fruits, vegetables, whole grains, consumption of fat, salt dropped

Mouth and Gut Germs May Be Linked to Migraines October 18, 2016

People who get the severe headaches have more nitrate-reducing microbes, researchers say

Are Vegetarian Diets Heart-Healthier? October 18, 2016

Study finds no significant difference in 10-year cardiovascular risk, but one expert is skeptical of research

Health Tip: Health Tip: Risk Factors for Malnutrition October 17, 2016

What makes you more vulnerable

Health Tip: Kids Don't Need a Low-Fat Diet October 17, 2016

Here's why

1 in 4 College Students Is Hungry: Survey October 16, 2016

And nearly half say they are food insecure

Health Tip: Get Enough Dietary Iron October 14, 2016

Here are good sources