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

Here's why

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

What makes you more vulnerable

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

High-Protein Diets May Not Help Fend Off Diabetes: Study October 11, 2016

These regimens didn't reverse drops in 'insulin sensitivity,' a forerunner of the disease

Health Tip: Watching Portions and Your Wallet October 11, 2016

Opt for budget-friendly bulk foods

6 Keys to a Safe, Allergy-Free Halloween October 10, 2016

These tips can ease parents' worries and help kids with food allergies or asthma enjoy the holiday

Health Tip: Saut&eacute Your Veggies October 10, 2016

Here's how

Target Fast-Food Combo Meals to Cut Sugary Drinks for Kids: Study October 07, 2016

Researchers want chains to stop including the beverages with meal deals to reduce calorie intake

Healthy Living May Mean More Healthy Years for Seniors October 07, 2016

Study found they enjoyed longer spans without disability even as they lived longer

How 'Mindful Eating' Can Keep Kids Slim October 07, 2016

Step one, pediatrician says, is to examine emotional connection to food

Health Tip: Enjoy a Heart-Healthy Football Meal October 07, 2016

Opt for healthier game-day snacks

Health Tip: Skip the Late Night Snacks October 04, 2016

Here's what you should be eating

More Research Cites Salt's Potential Health Risks October 03, 2016

Every half-teaspoon or so raises risk of premature death by 12 percent, study suggests

It May Be Time to Punt on Your Favorite Football Fare September 30, 2016

Nutrition expert says tailgating standards aren't scoring any heart-health points

Health Tip: Make Sure Eggs Are Thoroughly Cooked September 30, 2016

Tips to help prevent food poisoning

FDA Asks Public: What Is 'Healthy Food'? September 28, 2016

Agency seeks input from Americans on defining what is considered nutritious

Health Tip: Let Kids Make Breakfast September 28, 2016

Here are some healthy options

Health Tip: Add Veggies to Most Any Meal September 28, 2016

Suggestions for sneaking them in

Food Flavors May Come From Surprising Sources September 28, 2016

If you're looking for real, rather than artificial, tastes, be sure to check food labels

Healthy Diet as Teen, Less Weight Gain as Adult September 23, 2016

Study suggests food choices made at 15 may establish long-term eating habits

Gardening May Give Kids' Diets a Boost September 23, 2016

Those who gardened ate more fruits, veggies by the time they were in college, study shows

New MRSA Strain Found in Denmark September 23, 2016

Researchers believe it was spread through contaminated imported poultry

Do Open Floor Plans Invite Overeating? September 22, 2016

Fewer calories are consumed in closed kitchen spaces, study says

Around the World, Holidays Bring Added Pounds September 21, 2016

Findings from Germany, Japan and the United States suggest festive seasons spur overeating

Health Tip: Make Time for Family Dinners September 21, 2016

Here are potential benefits

Stress Might Undercut Benefits of Healthy Diet for Women September 20, 2016

Finding show importance of coping skills in tough times, researcher says

Healthy Diet May Be Key to Kids' Reading Skills September 19, 2016

More fruits, vegetables, fish and whole grains linked to higher test scores in study

Carrot-Stick Approach: A Way to Get Folks to Eat More Veggies, Fruits September 19, 2016

Study of financial incentives for healthful eating also banned payments for sugary foods, sodas

'Baby-Led' Weaning Doesn't Raise Choking Risk: Study September 19, 2016

But only give softened 'finger foods' to infants and watch them while they eat, researcher says

Health Tip: Fill Up On Low-Calorie Foods September 19, 2016

Eat healthy amounts and still lose weight

Health Tip: For a Healthier Diet, Plan Ahead September 19, 2016

Suggestions for cooking in advance

Could Fish Oil Fatty Acids Raise a Woman's Risk for Diabetes? September 16, 2016

Long-term French study finds an association between the two

Scientists Debunk the '5-Second Rule' September 15, 2016

Germs can transfer almost instantly to food dropped on the floor, study shows

Fruits, Veggies Powerful Rx for Kidney Disease: Study September 14, 2016

Researchers found 3 to 4 extra servings a day lowered blood pressure, cut medication costs

Health Tip: Too Busy for Breakfast? September 14, 2016

Here are quick but healthy options

Sugar Companies Shifted Focus to Fat as Heart Harm: Study September 13, 2016

Decades-old documents show researchers were paid to influence scientific thinking, researchers say

Health Tip: Create a Heart-Healthy Salad September 13, 2016

Staples to make it more nutritious and interesting

Sugary Drink Warnings Hit Home With Teens September 08, 2016

Fewer choose sweetened beverages when labels mention obesity, diabetes, study finds

'Glycemic Index' May Be Too Unreliable to Manage Diabetes: Study September 07, 2016

Wide variability seen after eating same food at different times

Number of Americans on Gluten-Free Diet Tripled in 5 Years September 06, 2016

But number of people diagnosed each year with celiac disease has remained stable

Health Tip: Heal Your Body With Nutrition September 06, 2016

The right foods can help with wounds

Kids Make Better Food Choices Online Than in School Lunch Lines September 03, 2016

Study found some high-tech help brings balance to kids' plates, but do they eat it?

Parents Can Play Key Role in Setting Healthy Habits for Kids September 02, 2016

Shut down the iPads and lead by example, study suggests