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Healthy Habits May Slow Cellular Signs of Aging, Study Finds July 29, 2014

Pay attention to your lifestyle during stressful times, researcher says

Health Tip: Grill Fruits and Veggies July 29, 2014

Meat isn't the only grill-able food

Healthy School Lunches Get Thumbs Up From Students July 28, 2014

Kids aren't avoiding healthier fare or throwing more food away, research shows

Healthy 'Brown Fat' May Cut Odds for Obesity, Diabetes July 28, 2014

Study confirmed it helps regulate blood sugar levels, increases insulin sensitivity in people with more of it

Healthy Habits May Help Childhood Cancer Survivors Avoid Chronic Ills July 28, 2014

Lifestyle choices influence long-term outcomes, researcher says

Tonsillectomy for Sleep Apnea May Trigger Weight Gain July 28, 2014

Study found overweight kids who had surgery were more likely to become obese within seven months

A Healthy Lifestyle May Deflect Dementia July 15, 2014

Older folks who began eating right, exercising did better on memory and problem-solving tests in study

Omega-3s in Diet May Help Ward Off Lou Gehrig's Disease July 15, 2014

Study found strong association between higher intake and lower odds for ALS

Organic Foods May Be Healthier, Review Finds July 15, 2014

But critics say the analysis misses some important points

Gays, Lesbians Face Certain Health Challenges, U.S. Report Says July 15, 2014

They're more likely to smoke, binge drink, but also more likely to get regular exercise

Stress May Leave You Heading to the Cookie Jar July 14, 2014

Worried women could be prone to weight gain, study suggests

Make Exercise Fun, Eat Less Afterwards July 12, 2014

Researchers found that people ate more if told their walk was exercise, rather than scenic stroll

Losing Weight May Ease Hot Flashes, Study Finds July 10, 2014

Doctors say extra fat, and the extra estrogen it produces, make menopause tougher for heavy women

60 Percent of Diners Use Calorie Labeling When Posted: CDC July 10, 2014

More women rely on menu's health info than men

Health Tip: Measuring Your Waist July 10, 2014

It can help you determine if you're at a healthy weight

Obesity Epidemic Hitting Hispanics Hard, Study Finds July 09, 2014

Severe obesity most common among young adults, setting them up for health problems later in life

Exercising Moms-to-Be Have Less Chubby Babies, Study Finds July 09, 2014

This could benefit newborns later in life, researcher suggests

Kids Still Getting Too Much 'Screen Time': CDC July 09, 2014

Nearly three-quarters of 12- to 15-year-olds spend 2 or more hours a day watching TV or on computer

Will You Be Obese? Look at Your Sisters, Brothers July 08, 2014

Study found older sibling's obesity was strongest predictor for risk

Severe Obesity Cuts Up to 14 Years Off Life: Study July 08, 2014

As weight climbs, so do related deaths from heart disease, diabetes and cancer, researchers say

Inactivity May Be Main Culprit in Obesity Epidemic: Study July 08, 2014

Sharp rise seen in number of Americans who didn't exercise, while calorie intake stayed steady

Study: Recalled Yogurt Tied to Fungus Infections July 08, 2014

One strain can cause infections in healthy people, researcher says; company disputes finding

Health Tip: Debunking Myths About Weight Loss July 08, 2014

Fad diets aren't safe or effective

Obesity May Raise Risk of COPD July 07, 2014

Study found those with largest waist sizes more likely to develop lung disease

Many Obese Women Face Stigma Every Day, Study Finds July 07, 2014

Daily diaries documented snubs, insults and put-downs

Grill Safely This Holiday Weekend July 03, 2014

Expert offers tips on avoiding food poisoning and reducing cancer risk from barbecued meat

Change Bad Habits Early, Save Your Heart Later July 03, 2014

Young adults who adopt healthier lifestyle can cut their heart disease risk, researchers say

Health Tip: Eating for Energy July 03, 2014

Eat just enough to satisfy hunger

Could Dark Chocolate Help Ease Poor Leg Circulation? July 02, 2014

Perhaps, but experts say there are better ways to obtain beneficial polyphenols

Health Tip: Maintaining a Healthy Body Weight July 02, 2014

Weigh yourself often

Feeding Fido Raw Pet Food a Risky Choice: FDA July 01, 2014

Doing so raises risk of food poisoning for both you and your pet, agency warns

Nursing Home Care May Be Out of Reach for Many Aging 'Boomers': Study June 30, 2014

Price tag for 1 year of institutionalized care is now about $84,000, federal report says

Grief in Pregnancy May Trigger Obesity in Adulthood June 27, 2014

Extreme stress even before conception can affect unborn child's weight, study suggests

Gluten-Free Diet May Lift the 'Fog' of Celiac Patients, Study Says June 27, 2014

Scores on attention, memory tests improved after one year

Milk, Egg Allergies Seem to Make Parents Most Anxious June 26, 2014

Two-thirds of parents accurately assess severity of their child's food allergy, study reports

Neanderthal Poop Yields Clues to Early Man's Diet June 25, 2014

Analysis of ancient fecal matter suggests more plants were eaten than previously thought

Fruits, Veggies Not a Magic Bullet for Weight Loss, Study Finds June 25, 2014

If you don't reduce your calorie intake, you won't slim down, researcher warns

Health Tip: Drink Lots of Fluids This Summer June 25, 2014

Suggestions for what to drink, and when

Healthy Weight Loss May Bring Better Sleep, Brighter Mood June 24, 2014

But only the emotional boost seemed to last over the long-term, researchers say

Diets High in Dairy Might Boost Colon Cancer Survival, a Bit June 24, 2014

But, at least one expert strongly disagrees, and instead recommends that cancer patients avoid dairy

Health Tip: Eat Omega-3s During Pregnancy June 24, 2014

Many fish make great sources

People With Heart Disease, Diabetes May Be More Likely to Stay on Statins June 23, 2014

Study also finds former smokers, overweight better at taking cholesterol-lowering drugs as prescribed

Gut Microbes Differ in Obese or Diabetic People, Study Finds June 23, 2014

There's been research to suggest that changes in 'good' intestinal bacteria could affect health

FDA: Bee Pollen Weight Loss Products Pose Health Risks June 20, 2014

Some contain undeclared ingredients that can harm people with high blood pressure, other ailments, agency says

Certain Birth Defects More Common Among Hispanics: Report June 20, 2014

Unfortified corn masa flour may contribute to neural tube defects, March of Dimes says

Rising Stroke Rate for Blacks in South Carolina, Study Finds June 19, 2014

Increase in stroke risk factors such as diabetes and high blood pressure may be to blame, researchers say

1 in 10 Moms-to-Be Develop Pregnancy-Linked Diabetes: CDC June 19, 2014

Obesity a major risk factor for condition that causes problems for both mother and baby, experts say

U.S. Health Snapshots: Insurance Coverage Expands, but Gaps Remain June 19, 2014

Federal reports capture nation's pre-Obamacare health status and health-care coverage

Soy Foods Don't Seem to Protect Against Uterine Cancer: Researchers June 18, 2014

Japanese scientists find no association in large, five-year study

FDA Panel Backs Appetite-Curbing Implant for Severely Obese June 18, 2014

Agency committee says nerve-stimulating device may offer more benefits than risks