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Breast-Feeding Rates Climb, But Many Moms Quit Early: CDC August 23, 2016

American Academy of Pediatrics recommends babies get only breast milk for the first 6 months of life

Health Tip: Shop for the Freshest Fish August 23, 2016

Here's how to tell

Health Tip: Pack Healthier Lunches August 23, 2016

But don't sacrifice variety and taste

No More Than 6 Teaspoons of Added Sugars a Day for Kids August 22, 2016

New guidelines aim to help improve children's overall diet, health

Food, Even Water Can Spoil When the Power Goes Out August 22, 2016

A few precautions will help prevent contamination that can make you sick, CDC says

To Keep Teens Slim, Focus on Health not Weight August 22, 2016

New American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines cover preventing obesity and eating disorders

'Business Diet' a Bad Deal for the Heart August 19, 2016

Unhealthy eating on the road linked with early signs of artery clogging, study says

Health Tip: Eating Healthy on a Family Trip August 19, 2016

Suggestions for vacation

Fatty Fish May Curb Eye Risks for Diabetics, Study Finds August 18, 2016

Those who ate 2 servings a week were 48 percent less likely to develop diabetic retinopathy

Could Diet in Pregnancy Raise Child's Odds for ADHD? August 18, 2016

Study underscores importance of good prenatal nutrition

Peanut Allergy Treatment: The Earlier in Childhood, the Better August 18, 2016

Exposure therapy for infants and toddlers leaves 4 out of 5 'desensitized,' study finds

Healthy Diet, Exercise May Help Keep Alzheimer's at Bay August 17, 2016

Study finds people who are active and eat well have fewer brain effects linked to the disease

Celiac Disease Risk May Be Tied to Time, Place of Birth August 16, 2016

Swedish study finds lower risk of the digestive disorder in babies born in winter or cooler climates

Unhealthy Habits May Cost Canadians 6 Years of Life August 16, 2016

Smoking, inactivity top the list of culprits, researchers say

Heart Health May Hinge on Easy Access to Fresh Food August 16, 2016

Lack of dietary choices tied to early signs of heart disease

Blood Pressure-Lowering Diet May Help Treat Gout August 15, 2016

DASH eating plan brings blood pressure down, and seems to relieve inflammatory joint problem

Health Tip: Do Your Homework Before Dining Out August 15, 2016

Make sure there are healthy options

Where Do Americans Buy Most of Their Junk Food? August 12, 2016

Hint: Not where you probably suspect

How to Get Your Child Ready for a Successful School Year August 11, 2016

Good sleep, ample exercise and sound nutrition are keys, doctor says

U.S. Kids Don't Make the Grade on Heart Health August 11, 2016

Most don't eat right or get enough exercise, and the American Heart Association warns of problems ahead

Health Tip: Young Men Shouldn't Scrimp on Nutrition August 11, 2016

Good choices promote better health

What Mom-to-Be Eats Determines Bugs in Baby's Gut: Study August 09, 2016

Scientists say finding is key because these microbes play role in immune system development and more

Sugary, High-Fat Western Diet Tied to Denser Breast Tissue August 08, 2016

Previous research has linked higher density to increased risk of breast cancer

Health Tip: Need More Energy? August 04, 2016

Focus on nutrition

Breast-Fed Preemies Do Better on Skills Tests: Study August 03, 2016

Research points up the need to support new mothers' efforts to breast-feed

Lots of Red Meat, an Earlier Grave? August 01, 2016

People who eat more plant-based proteins lower risk of dying younger, study suggests

Order Lunch Early, Lose Weight Later? August 01, 2016

Study found those who picked their meal an hour or more before eating it chose lower-calorie fare

Is Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity Real? July 29, 2016

Study finds distinctly different biological changes than those from celiac disease, wheat allergy

Health Tip: Get More Omega-3 Fatty Acids July 29, 2016

Find them in these nutritious foods

Edible Pot Sends Toddlers to Colorado ERs July 25, 2016

Cannabis-laced candy, baked goods look irresistible to kids, doctors warn

FDA Renews Call to Reduce Salt in Processed Foods July 22, 2016

By cutting down on hidden sodium sources, agency hopes to reduce America's overall intake

Menopause: Not All Hot Flashes Are Created Equal July 22, 2016

Weight, race, education and lifestyle all affect timing, duration of symptoms, research indicates

Coming to a Brew Near You: Calorie Counts, Carbs Info July 22, 2016

Best-selling beers will soon disclose nutrition facts, ingredient list, freshness dates

Health Tip: Help Your Underweight Child Gain Safely July 22, 2016

Nutritious foods can help add a few pounds

Omega-3s in Fish Tied to Better Colon Cancer Outcomes July 21, 2016

Study couldn't prove cause-and-effect, however, so experts believe more data is needed

Even High-Fat Mediterranean Diet Good for You: Review July 19, 2016

Still protected against diabetes, heart disease and breast cancer

Health Tip: Pack Your Pantry With Heart-Healthy Staples July 18, 2016

Here's what to include

Too Much Red Meat Might Harm Kidneys, Study Suggests July 14, 2016

Substituting poultry for pork in Chinese diet seemed to reduce risk

Health Tip: Keep Spinach Fresher July 14, 2016

And get more nutrients

Health Tip: Go Easy on the Condiments July 13, 2016

Make healthier choices

Dietary Mineral Could Be One Key to Blood Pressure Control July 12, 2016

People who didn't get enough daily magnesium had higher BP readings, analysis showed

Health Tip: Logging What You Eat July 12, 2016

It can help you lose weight

Health Tip: Balancing Exercise and Nutrition July 08, 2016

Feed your body well to support your workouts

How to Stay Safe When the Power Goes Out July 07, 2016

American Red Cross advises keeping emergency supplies of water, cash and non-perishable food

Junk Food Ads Sway Kids' Preferences July 05, 2016

Children under 8 most vulnerable to marketing's effects, study says

Is U.S. Government Subsidizing Fattening Foods? July 05, 2016

Study found Americans who ate the most grains, dairy and livestock products had more health issues

Study Cites the Fats That Could Shorten Your Life July 05, 2016

High levels of animal-based saturated fats were tied to earlier death, unsaturated fats seem healthier

Now Pasta Is Good for Your Diet? July 05, 2016

Researchers link this Italian staple with lower BMI

Savvy Marketing Gets School Kids to Snap Up Veggies July 05, 2016

Using cartoon characters that resembled vegetables doubled, tripled how many students ate fresh produce

Health Tip: Packing for a Picnic July 05, 2016

Suggestions to avoid food-borne illness

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