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Health Tip: Bake a Healthier Holiday Treat December 19, 2014

Cut calories and boost nutrition

Health Tip: Eating Disorder Can Hurt Your Child December 18, 2014

Here are possible health consequences

'Low-GI' Diet May Not Benefit Blood Sugar December 17, 2014

Focus should be on eating healthy foods rather than glycemic index, experts say

Only 4 in 10 Americans Eat Heart-Healthy Nuts Each Day, CDC Says December 17, 2014

Even fewer consume an amount thought to help curb heart disease, study found

Poor Students Eat Healthier Foods at School, Study Finds December 16, 2014

Having fruits and vegetables available boosts nutrition for some, researchers say

Yoga May Cut Heart Disease Risk Factors December 16, 2014

Review found those who took yoga classes saw improvements in blood pressure, cholesterol, weight

Obese Kids' Brains Show Stronger Response to Sugar: Study December 15, 2014

Research suggests that some children may be 'wired' to crave sweet foods

Exercise, Diet May Be Key to Beating a Common Irregular Heartbeat December 12, 2014

Atrial fibrillation often hits older people, but study shows getting healthier can curb it

Low-Fat Diet May Boost Survival for Some Breast Cancer Patients December 12, 2014

Women without estrogen-dependent disease benefited most in study

Health Tip: Make Simple Swaps for a Healthier Breakfast December 12, 2014

Eat a waffle instead of a doughnut

Could a Supplement Prevent Weight Gain? December 11, 2014

Chemical compound curbed appetite in study, but more research is needed before marketing

For Young Kids, Too Little Sleep Linked to Later Obesity December 11, 2014

Sleep issues, such as sleep apnea, also associated with excess weight, study finds

Health Tip: Seniors, Focus on Nutrient-Dense Foods December 11, 2014

Eat plenty of fruit and veggies

Does High-Fructose Corn Syrup Make People Hungrier? December 10, 2014

Study suggests link between fructose and obesity

Many Women Don't Lose Those Pregnancy Pounds, Study Finds December 09, 2014

One-third who had been normal weight before giving birth were overweight or obese a year later

Obesity Can Cause 'Silent' Damage to Heart December 05, 2014

Study shows excess weight harms cardiovascular system without symptoms

Longer Breast-Feeding May Protect Infants at Risk for Obesity December 05, 2014

Those who drank mother's milk for less than 2 months were more likely to gain extra weight

Obesity-Related Ills May Shave Up to 8 Years Off Your Life: Study December 05, 2014

Excess weight also shortens the time you live free of chronic diseases that lower quality of life, researchers say

Exercise After Weight-Loss Surgery Yields Added Health Gains December 04, 2014

Physical activity reduced risk factors for diabetes, study says

Vitamins May Help Prevent Eye Problems After Weight-Loss Surgery, Study Finds December 04, 2014

Vision-related complications can range from dry eye to night blindness

Health Tip: Pack a Healthier Lunch December 04, 2014

Suggestions for what to include

Mom's Obesity May Affect Newborn Survival December 03, 2014

Infant deaths are more likely among very heavy women, but still rare, study finds

Health Tip: Avoid Overindulging at Holiday Office Party December 03, 2014

Eat a healthy snack beforehand

Could a 'Mediterranean' Diet Extend Your Life? December 03, 2014

Study points to genetic signs that the antioxidant-rich regimen might boost longevity

Better Diet, Exercise Can Prevent Diabetes in Both Sexes, Study Finds December 02, 2014

Taking blood sugar-lowering medications can also help, researchers say

Holiday Overindulgence Risky for People With Type 2 Diabetes November 29, 2014

Carbohydrate-heavy meals can send blood sugar levels soaring, expert warns

Holiday Eating Tips for People With Diabetes November 28, 2014

Plan ahead and make exercise a part of your tradition, expert advises

Health Tip: Monitor Your Child's Fat and Cholesterol Consumption November 28, 2014

Offer plenty of fruit and veggies

Want Kids to Eat Better? Get Them Cooking November 27, 2014

Children involved in food prep classes may eat more fruits, veggies and fiber, study says

Expert Shares Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Tips November 27, 2014

Loved ones need to understand risks some foods pose for those with celiac disease

Weight Could Influence Rheumatoid Arthritis Relief November 26, 2014

Study finds overweight people are less likely to have remission

Obesity Tied to Half a Million Cancers Worldwide, Report Shows November 26, 2014

Largest number of obesity-related cancers diagnosed in North America and Europe, researchers report

Health Tip: Plan a Healthy Thanksgiving Menu November 26, 2014

Include these nutritional choices

Health Tip: Kick Unhealthy Eating Habits November 26, 2014

Don't neglect breakfast

Infants With Eczema May Be More Prone to Peanut Allergy: Study November 25, 2014

If damaged skin exposed to peanut proteins in household dust, chances of allergy higher, researcher says

Yogurt Every Day May Help Keep Diabetes Away November 25, 2014

Study found modest effect against the disease, but experts say overall healthy diet is still best approach

Calorie Counts Mandated at Chain Restaurants, FDA Says November 25, 2014

Rules also apply to theater popcorn, bakeries and ice cream parlors

Obese Employees Miss More Work, Study Finds November 24, 2014

Additional missed days cost U.S. economy more than $8 billion a year, researchers report

Kids' Bag Lunches Not Meeting Nutrition Guidelines: Study November 24, 2014

Second study found that providing classroom breakfast didn't improve grades, though longer-term studies are needed

Childhood Obesity Brings Host of Health Problems, Researchers Report November 24, 2014

High blood pressure, liver problems and heart disease risk upped in heavy kids

'Tis the Season of Challenges for Those With Food Allergies November 22, 2014

Expert gives tips on avoiding problems

Exercise Might Not Help Some Type 2 Diabetics Control Their Blood Sugar November 20, 2014

Study suggests that about 20 percent of patients carry 'exercise-resistant' genes

Cost of Diabetes Care Keeps Climbing, Report Shows November 20, 2014

Increases also seen for prediabetes, undiagnosed diabetes care

Kids Born to Overweight Moms May Face Higher Heart Risks as Adults November 20, 2014

But researchers add that eating behaviors mothers pass on might play greater role than genetics

Type 1 Diabetes Lowered Survival in Study November 19, 2014

Better blood sugar management helped, but risk during 14-year period was still doubled

U.S. School Meal Rules Might Work Against Good Nutrition, Study Says November 19, 2014

Federal mandates don't limit added sugar or carbohydrates, researchers say

Working Night Shift Slows Metabolism, Study Suggests November 18, 2014

Finding means fewer calories burned, and may explain why shift workers tend to gain weight, researcher says

Even With a Little Weight Gain, Quitting Smoking Is Still Healthier Choice November 18, 2014

Japanese study found that stopping the habit boosted survival, even if a few pounds were added on

Trans Fats May Sap Your Memory November 18, 2014

Researchers report that men who consumed more of them did worse on word recall test

Health Tip: Make Holiday Beverages Healthier November 18, 2014

Use skim milk in holiday recipes

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