Study: Tenfold growth in childhood obesity

Even as that crisis looms in countries across the globe, South Asia and others face the unique problem of underweight youth.

October 16, 2017 0

Football party food makeover

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

October 15, 2017 0

A slippery subject: Coconut oil

There's an ever-raging debate over its place in dieting and cooking, but the prevailing wisdom says moderation is best.

October 14, 2017 1

Our livers are screaming

'Stop eating so much sugar,' they seem to be telling us. If only we'd listen.

October 14, 2017 0

The great libation

Generations of tea-drinkers can attest to the natural benefits of the world’s second-favorite drink.

October 8, 2017 2

Wholesome breakfast, happy heart

Research suggests people who regularly skip their morning meal may be more likely to have clogged arteries.

October 8, 2017 0

Got a cold or trying to avoid one?

Zinc and vitamin C might offer relief (and maybe prevention), but you're better off focusing on a balanced diet.

October 7, 2017 2

Raise a glass to health—on occasion

Research paints a complex picture of the subtle benefits of wine and beer consumption, but this much is certain: Don't overdo it.

October 7, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Doctors schooled in nutrition

Medical residents cook up lessons―and sample the results―in a new Culinary Medicine program.

October 3, 2017 3

‘SEEDS’ require water

Proper hydration is one of the most important aspects of the Seven Essential Elements of Daily Success.

October 3, 2017 0

Too much weight? These meds might be great

Need a jump-start to your weight-loss efforts? Check with your doctor.

September 30, 2017 0

High, low levels of magnesium linked to dementia

Having too many or two few of these nutrients may put you at risk.

September 27, 2017 0