Page 1 of 38, 1897 articles total

Study Confirms Obesity-Breast Cancer Link for Blacks, Hispanics October 31, 2014

You can't change your genes, but you can control your weight, researcher says

Study Compares 2 Common Weight-Loss Surgeries October 30, 2014

Gastric banding, bypass each have their pluses and minuses, researchers say

Stroke Prevention Guidelines Emphasize Healthy Lifestyle October 29, 2014

Eat lots of fruits and veggies, get exercise, limit salt and don't smoke, experts say

Is Milk Your Friend or Foe? October 29, 2014

Instead of reduction in fractures, study suggests higher risk of heart disease, cancer

Health Tip: Change Your Diet to Help Lower Blood Pressure October 29, 2014

Munch on lots of fruit and veggies

FDA Cautions Against 'Undeclared' Food Allergens October 29, 2014

Labels omitting certain ingredients are leading cause of FDA recalls

Health Tip: Cooking Can Be Challenging With Arthritis October 28, 2014

Meal planning can help ease the strain

'Prehabilitation' Before Colon Cancer Surgery May Aid Recovery October 27, 2014

Study finds pre-op exercise, diet and relaxation program helps after procedure

Obese Children With Leukemia Fared Worse in Study October 27, 2014

Excess weight linked to doubled risk of leftover cancer cells after chemotherapy

More Kids Harmed by Drinking in Pregnancy Than Expected, Study Reports October 27, 2014

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders may affect about 5 percent of U.S. children

Special Cocoa Drink May Improve Age-Related Memory Loss October 27, 2014

Findings don't apply to regular chocolate or hot cocoa, however

Tips for Safe Trick-or-Treating October 25, 2014

Make sure costumes are visible, discard homemade goodies, expert advises

Researchers Say Antibiotics in Fish a Health Concern October 24, 2014

Although levels are below government limits, scientists believe it contributes to antibiotic resistance

Childhood Peanut Allergy May Be Linked to Skin Gene Mutation October 24, 2014

Study bolsters the dual-allergen-exposure theory, expert says

Teens Who Dine With Their Families May Be Slimmer Adults October 24, 2014

Study found eating meals together once or twice a week was tied to lower risk of becoming overweight

Health Tip: When Your Child Needs to Lose Weight October 24, 2014

Get doctor's approval before starting a diet

Gestational Diabetes May Influence Daughter's Weight Later October 23, 2014

Girls' risk of being overweight may be more than tripled, study finds

Weight-Loss Surgery May Raise Risk of Severe Headaches, Scientists Report October 22, 2014

But experts find the study too small, problem too rare to be of concern

Study Finds U.S. Diets Still Contain Too Many Bad Fats October 22, 2014

Americans need fewer trans and saturated fats, and more omega-3 fatty acids

Use Chia Seeds With Caution, Researcher Warns October 21, 2014

Never eat them dry, especially if you have swallowing problems, expert says

Tall, Heavy 1-Year-Olds May Be at Risk for Obesity Later, Study Finds October 21, 2014

But experts say genes aren't destiny

Health Tip: Dish Up Healthier Halloween Goodies October 21, 2014

Non-candy alternatives

Regular Doctor Visits Help Control Blood Pressure, Study Says October 20, 2014

Having health insurance also associated with better readings

Mouse Study Suggests Antibiotics May Aid Salmonella's Spread in Animals October 20, 2014

Experts say findings have troubling implications for use of drugs to treat livestock

Dieters May Be Thwarted by Absence of Healthy Foods October 18, 2014

Study finds easy access to nutritious fare important for successful weight loss

Frequent Dining Out Might Widen Your Waistline, Study Finds October 17, 2014

People who ate out a lot also had worse cholesterol levels than those who dined at home

Health Tip: Watch Your Family's Portion Sizes October 17, 2014

Use smaller plates and bowls

Health Tip: Enjoy Your Coffee, But ... October 17, 2014

Don't overdo the sweeteners and added fats

'To Burn Off Calories in This Soda, Walk 5 Miles' October 16, 2014

Teens drank fewer sugary drinks when energy content info was converted to exercise, study found

Gut Microbes Tied to Jet Lag, Shift-Work Weight Gain October 16, 2014

Body's helpful bacteria may have internal clocks, too, researchers suggest

If You Do Gain Weight, Polyunsaturated Fats May Prevent Some Damage October 16, 2014

Sunflower oil linked to better cholesterol readings, study finds

Healthy Lifestyle May Boost Breast Cancer Survival October 16, 2014

Proper diet, exercise, weight control among factors that may help, experts say

Obesity and Depression Often Twin Ills, Study Finds October 16, 2014

Nature of connection isn't clear, but both conditions can be treated, experts say

Is 'Slow and Steady' Weight Loss Really the Best Approach? October 16, 2014

Study suggests some overweight people might get better results from more aggressive dieting

Race Doesn't Affect Obesity's Toll on Health October 14, 2014

Obese blacks were no more or less likely to die early than were obese whites, research shows

Another Study Links Mediterranean Diet to Better Heart Health October 14, 2014

Healthy eating may not always prevent metabolic syndrome, but may reverse it

Obesity May Speed Aging of the Liver, Study Suggests October 13, 2014

Heavier people might be more prone to liver cancer, insulin problems, researchers say

Broccoli Compound Shows Promise for Autism Symptoms in Small Study October 13, 2014

Researchers caution that not everyone improved, and findings are preliminary

Eating Disorders May Start in Elementary School October 13, 2014

They're often linked with other mental health issues, researchers say

Calm, Positive Family Meals May Help Keep Kids Slim October 13, 2014

Having both parents present, eating in kitchen also linked to healthier weights, researchers report

Even Decaf Coffee May Help the Liver October 10, 2014

New study echoes prior findings and suggests caffeine isn't the key ingredient in the effect

Healthy Habits Might Reduce Your Colon Cancer Risk October 10, 2014

Men in particular would benefit from 5 lifestyle practices, researchers say

Body May Change Bad Fat to Good After Exposure to Cold October 09, 2014

But researchers say obesity and inflammation may blunt this effect

Fried Foods Linked to Raised Risk of Diabetes in Pregnancy October 09, 2014

Seven or more weekly portions of greasy fare may double odds, researchers say

Health Tip: Enjoy the Fruits (and Veggies) of Autumn October 09, 2014

Suggestions for nutritious fall produce

Obese Kids May Show Early Signs of Heart Trouble October 08, 2014

Study found they have higher blood pressure, higher levels of 'bad' cholesterol than normal-weight kids

Healthy Lifestyle Choices May Cut Women's Stroke Risk October 08, 2014

Following 5 healthy habits halved chances of most common kind of brain attack, study suggests

Laxative Type Might Influence Colon Cancer Risk, Study Finds October 08, 2014

Fiber-based formulations seem to lower chances for the disease, non-fiber products seem to raise them

Chain Restaurants Cutting Calories October 08, 2014

Many offering new selections that have roughly 12 percent fewer calories, researchers report

Screen Everyone Over 45 for Diabetes: U.S. Task Force October 07, 2014

Members of independent panel of health experts say science now supports more aggressive testing

NAVIGATION WE ARE HERE TO HELP YOU! STAY CONNECTED Like Tweet Share Pin it Follow