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10 Daily Servings of Fruits, Veggies a Recipe for Longevity February 23, 2017

Reductions seen in risk of heart disease, stroke, cancer and early death

Belly Fat More Dangerous in Older Women Than Being Overweight February 23, 2017

While a few extra pounds doesn't up death risk, weight around the middle does, study contends

Can an Apple a Day Keep COPD Away? February 23, 2017

See which fruits, veggies may be linked to lower risk of lung disease in smokers, study suggests

A Stressed Life May Mean a Wider Waistline February 23, 2017

Study finds chronic anxiety might raise risk of obesity

Common Virus May Be Linked to Heart Disease, Diabetes in Some Women February 23, 2017

CMV associated with increased chances of metabolic syndrome in those of normal weight

Little Weight Gain in Pregnancy Tied to Schizophrenia Risk in Kids: Study February 22, 2017

Malnutrition may cut levels of essential nutrients that prevent some mental disorders

Don't Skip Veggies in Winter February 21, 2017

Root vegetables, oatmeal, hearty soups, sushi, broccoli and cauliflower should all be on the menu, nutritionists say

Tired of the Ups and Downs of Yo-Yo Dieting? February 20, 2017

'Coaching' sessions seemed to help keep the weight from coming back, study found

Does Mercury in Fish Play a Role in ALS? February 20, 2017

Certain types of seafood may be linked to the fatal disorder, early research suggests

There's Fun and Fitness in the Pool for Asthmatic Kids February 20, 2017

High humidity in indoor pools can also help keep airways open and prevent attacks, doctor says

Most Parents Don't Think They're Meeting Kids' Nutritional Needs February 20, 2017

In national survey, only 1 of 3 respondents felt they're teaching healthy eating habits

Health Tip: Reducing Your Heart Disease Risk February 20, 2017

Tips to benefit your ticker

Low-Fat Meal May Boost Costly Cancer Drug February 17, 2017

But patients shouldn't try this on their own, researcher warns

Lingering Baby Weight? Don't Blame the Pregnancy February 17, 2017

Researchers find weight gain speeds up a year after delivery, suggest motherhood might be the reason why

Vitamin D Pumps Up Muscles February 17, 2017

People with higher 'active' levels of the vitamin in the bloodstream had more muscle mass, study finds

Cutting Salt a Health Boost for Kidney Patients February 16, 2017

Blood pressure and fluid retention improve in those counseled by dietitians, small study shows

Possible Drawback to Gluten-Free: Toxic Metals February 16, 2017

Higher levels of arsenic, mercury found in people who follow this eating plan, study finds

Post-Menopausal? Give Exercise a Try February 16, 2017

Study participants were fitter, felt better -- and were less bothered by hot flashes

Vitamin D Linked to Lower Risk of Respiratory Infections February 16, 2017

But medical experts can't agree if recommending supplements or food fortification would be helpful

Health Tip: Give Your Kids Bone-Building Food February 16, 2017

Suggestions for stronger bodies

Weight-Loss Surgery May Help Obese Patients Beat Diabetes February 15, 2017

After procedure, some patients were able to stop taking insulin to control their blood sugar, researchers report

Teens May Go Hungry as Poorest Families Struggle to Feed Kids February 15, 2017

Parents skip meals so children can eat, but youngest siblings get priority if there's not enough food

5 Ways Women Can Cut Their Heart Attack Risk February 15, 2017

Heart disease is leading cause of death in U.S., but many don't know they have it

Health Tip: Enjoy Beans February 15, 2017

Here are potential benefits

Heart Disease Could Cost U.S. $1 Trillion Per Year By 2035: Report February 14, 2017

American Heart Association estimates that nearly half of Americans will have heart disease in less than 20 years

Genes Tied to Belly Size Also Linked to Heart Disease February 14, 2017

Large study found association, but did not prove cause and effect

Health Tip: Eat Your Antioxidants February 14, 2017

And protect cells from damage

Mediterranean Diet Plus Olive Oil a Boost to Heart Health? February 13, 2017

It enhances protective effects of 'good' HDL cholesterol, study suggests

FDA Issues Warning About Balloon Obesity Treatments February 13, 2017

Some devices are over-inflating, and some have been linked to pancreas inflammation, agency says

Winning the Veggie Wars With Kids February 10, 2017

Nutritionist offers advice on getting children to eat healthier fare

Health Tip: Eating a Healthy Diet February 10, 2017

Watch what you eat, but don't go overboard

Heart-Healthy Tips for Your Grocery List February 09, 2017

Start by loading up with veggies, preferably in a variety of colors, cardiologist says

Divorce May Shrink an Older Woman's Waistline… February 09, 2017

… while marriage may widen it, study suggests

Whole-Grain Foods May Help You Stay Slim February 08, 2017

Study found switching to more fibrous fare lowered calorie absorption, boosted metabolism rate

Many Hospital Workers Are an Unhealthy Lot: Study February 07, 2017

Houston-area review found high rates of overweight and obesity, low physical activity

Know Your Heart's Numbers February 07, 2017

Too few Americans aware of modifiable heart disease risk factors, such as blood pressure and weight

When Counting Calories, Consider the Cream and Sugar February 07, 2017

Most calories in coffee and tea come from what's added, researchers say

Health Tip: Have an Unusual Breakfast February 07, 2017

But make sure it's nutritious

Terminally Ill Obese People Less Likely to Get Hospice Care February 06, 2017

And those who did get end-of-life services had fewer days than slimmer patients, study finds

Weight Loss Tied to Lower Risk of Uterine Cancer February 06, 2017

Benefit was greatest in women who were obese and achieved a normal weight, study suggests

Health Tip: For Better Sleep, Watch What You Eat February 06, 2017

Sleep experts offer do's and don'ts

Hey, Super Bowl Fans: Don't Choke on Game Day February 04, 2017

Be especially careful with meats as these foods are most likely to get stuck, study finds

Substitutions for a 'Slimmer Bowl' Football Party February 03, 2017

Game-day tip: Swap out calorie-laden staples with healthier fare

Obese Couples May Take Longer to Conceive February 03, 2017

His weight appears to affect pregnancy success, too, study finds

U.S. High School Kids Abandoning Sweetened Sodas February 02, 2017

CDC study finds daily intake of these and other sugary drinks fell to just 20 percent by 2015

Health Tip: Make Sure You Get Enough Iron February 02, 2017

Here's why your body needs it

Health Tip: Buying Nutritious Food on a Budget February 02, 2017

Follow the three P's

Eating Disorders Rampant on the Runway February 02, 2017

Over half of models surveyed said they'd been asked to lose weight or change their body shape

What You Don't Know About Cancer Can Kill You February 01, 2017

Too few Americans realize that obesity, alcohol and inactivity boost risk for disease, survey finds

Fat Near the Heart a Hazard for Postmenopausal Women January 31, 2017

Study ties 'paracardial' fat to raised risk of hardening of the arteries

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