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Low-Carb Diet May Aid Your Metabolism December 02, 2016

Cutting back on sweets helps, while exercising before meals may not, small study finds

Americans Divided Over Organic, GM Foods: Poll December 01, 2016

Their opinions aren't driven by politics or income, researchers say

Vegetarian Diets Called Good for People and the Planet December 01, 2016

These food plans are safe at all stages of life, nutrition group says

Standing or 'Easy' Walks May Help Type 2 Diabetics Control Blood Sugar December 01, 2016

Study counters notion that vigorous exercise is key to battling the illness

Health Tip: Build Your Child's Healthy Plate November 30, 2016

Make sure the child has nutritious meals

Doctors Should Counsel Even Low-Risk Patients on Heart Health November 29, 2016

U.S. government panel says advice on healthy eating and physical activity likely benefits all

Fast-Food Calorie Labeling Not Working, Study Finds November 29, 2016

More visible signage could tip scales toward healthier eating

3 Keys to Cutting Your Risk of Heart Failure November 28, 2016

Guarding against obesity, high blood pressure and diabetes at middle age may slash risk, study finds

Diabetics Can Keep Disease Complications at Bay November 24, 2016

Vascular expert urges regular doctor visits, eye exams, healthy lifestyle

U.S. Kids Are Eating Healthier Now, But . . . November 23, 2016

Their salt intake has risen and veggies are still shunned, study finds

Mercury Levels Dropping in North Atlantic Tuna November 23, 2016

Study suggests industry emission controls may lead to healthier fish

Don't Get Stuffed on Thanksgiving November 23, 2016

Dietician offers tips for avoiding weight gain during the holidays

Your Recipe for a Healthy, Delicious Holiday Season November 23, 2016

Fruits, veggies and sensible portions are keys, experts say

Exploding Some Turkey Myths November 23, 2016

No, eating it doesn't make you sleepy, the skin isn't all bad and other common misconceptions

How to Prepare That Holiday Turkey Safely November 22, 2016

USDA offers advice for avoiding foodborne illness

TV Snack Ads Make Preschoolers Snack More: Study November 21, 2016

This happened even with kids who weren't hungry, researchers found

Health Tip: Don't Overeat During the Holidays November 21, 2016

Strategies to avoid too much food

Health Tip: Don't Nullify Your Workout November 21, 2016

Here's how to eat healthy

Choose the Healthy Foods Options This Holiday Season November 20, 2016

Display healthy foods and keep unhealthy ones out of sight, nutritionist advises

Bagged Salads May Be Fertile Ground for Bacteria November 18, 2016

Study found juices released from damaged leaves encouraged salmonella spread

Health Tip: Eating Healthier November 18, 2016

Here are some suggestions

Can Protein, Probiotics Help With Blood Sugar Control? November 18, 2016

Simple dietary changes seem to reap important benefits, researchers say

Public Health Campaign Cut Consumption of Sugary Drinks November 17, 2016

Soda sales fell 20 percent in Maryland county, study finds

'Yo-Yo Dieting' Hard on Older Women's Hearts: Study November 17, 2016

But at least one nutrition expert says it's too soon to draw conclusions

Health Tip: Enjoy Autumn Produce November 17, 2016

Some healthy fall foods

Weight-Loss Surgery Tied to Lower Heart Risks November 14, 2016

Patients were less likely to develop irregular heartbeat, diabetes, heart failure, study finds

Meat-Heavy Diets May Raise Older Women's Heart Risks November 14, 2016

Vegetable protein sources appear safer, study suggests

Health Tip: Be Healthier for the Holidays November 14, 2016

Suggestions for you and your guests

Could C-Section Birth Raise Child's Risk of Obesity? November 14, 2016

Study suggests passage through birth canal confers protective gut bacteria to newborns

Omega-3s a Recipe for Healthy Blood Pressure in Young Adults November 14, 2016

Study found higher blood levels of fatty acids were linked with lower blood pressure

Craving Salt? Your Genes May Be the Reason, Study Suggests November 14, 2016

Inherited distaste for bitterness could make people reach for the shaker, putting heart at risk

DNA Isn't Destiny: Healthy Living Can Overcome Genes Linked to Heart Disease November 14, 2016

Study found exercise, healthy diet could lower odds for heart attack even in those at high genetic risk

Food Safety Not Always on Menu of TV Cooking Shows November 11, 2016

Researchers say producers are missing a chance to teach viewers how to head off foodborne illnesses

How to Introduce Your Baby to Food Containing Peanuts November 11, 2016

New guidelines coming soon from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Health Tip: Toast Pumpkin Seeds November 11, 2016

Here's how

Daily Can of Soda Boosts Odds for Prediabetes, Study Finds November 10, 2016

Diet sodas do not appear to pose the same danger, researcher says

Sugary, Caffeinated Drinks Could Cost You Sleep November 10, 2016

Researchers don't know if beverages keep you awake or lack of sleep prompts cravings

Premature Calcium Deposits May Trigger Premature Births November 09, 2016

Mother's water can break too soon, researchers report

Low Vitamin D Levels May Raise Bladder Cancer Risk: Study November 08, 2016

Researchers say finding might lead to cheap and safe way to prevent the disease

Additive in Processed Foods Tied to Colon Cancer in Mice November 07, 2016

Emulsifiers may change intestinal bacteria and promote inflammation, researchers say

Follow-Up Appointments Boost Weight-Loss Surgery Success November 05, 2016

Those who saw doctor three times after procedure had better blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol levels

Balloon-in-a-Pill Helped Obese Patients Lose Weight November 04, 2016

Curbing appetite by making patients feel full could jumpstart a weight-loss program, researcher says

Soft Drink Suppliers Try to Blunt the Blow of Soda Taxes November 04, 2016

Distributors absorbed some of the extra cost, researchers say

Weight-Loss Surgery Brings Bigger Heart Benefits to Women: Study November 04, 2016

Researchers suggest their bodies may respond differently than men after procedure

Lack of Sleep May Stretch Your Waistline November 03, 2016

Tired people tended to eat higher fat foods, researchers found

Skip Dinner and Maybe Boost Your Metabolism November 03, 2016

But, study didn't show overall changes in fat burning or calories used

Too Many Kids Still Eating Too Much Salt November 03, 2016

9 out of 10 exceed daily recommendations, CDC researchers find

Health Tip: Don't Give in to Food Cravings November 03, 2016

Focus your attention on something else

Lazy Summer Days Mean Weight Gain for Young Kids November 02, 2016

Children from kindergarten through second grade put on weight when school's out, study found

Health Tip: Help Teens Learn to Read Food Labels November 02, 2016

What parents can do