Food and Nutrition News

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9/19/2017
Cancer Treatment Can Affect Your Food Preferences

Metallic tastes can appear for many patients on chemo

9/19/2017
Restaurant Rules for Weight Loss

How to indulge at these diet danger zones

9/15/2017
Heath Tip: Dining Out If You Have Diabetes

Ways to avoid complications

9/15/2017
Increasing Salt Intake Tied to Diabetes Risk

Odds of both type 2 and latent autoimmune diabetes rose when adults consumed more salt, study shows

9/15/2017
Smoking, Poor Diet Lead Global Death Causes

But disease study of 195 areas also finds some hopeful signs with many people living longer

9/15/2017
Which Single Behavior Best Prevents High Blood Pressure?

One critical trait emerged when researchers reviewed smoking and drinking habits, weight, diet and exercise

9/14/2017
Could Artificial Sweeteners Raise Your Diabetes Risk?

Small study suggests these products might somehow inhibit blood sugar control

9/13/2017
Lifestyle Tips for Better Diabetes Control

Exercise and diet are two great places to start

9/9/2017
Brown-Bagging It? Think Outside the Box

Dietitian shares tips for tasty, affordable lunches

9/8/2017
Could Folic Acid Fight a Cause of Autism?

Prenatal supplements may help reduce harms of pesticide exposure, study suggests

9/8/2017
The Best Way to Diagnose a Food Allergy

Oral food challenges are safe and rarely result in a serious reaction, researchers say

9/7/2017
Here's the Recipe to Keep Colon Cancer at Bay

Increase whole grains and exercise, limit booze and processed meats: report

9/7/2017
Acid Reflux? Try Going Vegetarian

Study hints that change in eating habits may be as effective as medications

9/7/2017
Remember This: A Healthy Body Keeps the Mind Sharp, Too

Major heart health groups say exercise, good diet can help you maintain memory as you age

9/7/2017
Get Your Kids to Eat Smart at School

Helping youngsters make the right food choices

9/7/2017
You're Only as Full as You Expect to Be

People who ate the same amount of food were hungrier if they thought they got less food

9/7/2017
9/6/2017
Researchers Find Genes Linked to Preterm Birth

They also found that low selenium may play a role in early delivery, but these findings need to be replicated

9/4/2017
Get the Veggies, Skip the Starch

Tasty swaps for standard potatoes

9/4/2017
9/4/2017
Health Tip: Avoid These Beverages to Fight Insomnia

Prevent sleep problems while traveling

8/31/2017
Brain Scans Offer Clues to Why Some Teens Pile on Pounds

Imaging showed less activity in the areas responsible for reining in impulses

8/31/2017
U.S. Obesity Rate Holding Steady, but Still High

In 25 states adult rates exceeded 30 percent this year, report notes

8/31/2017
Eating Feeds 'Feel Good' Hormones in the Brain

Overstimulation of this system could play a role in obesity, researchers say

8/30/2017
Health Tip: Avoid Juice Before Age 1

Offer fresh fruit as a healthier choice

8/29/2017
Diet Study Suggests It's Carbs, Not Fats, That Are Bad for You

But don't give up on fruits, vegetables and legumes -- they're still good for you

8/28/2017
The Benefits of a Weekly Diet Plan

Mapping out meals keeps you on the weight-loss track

8/25/2017
Are Her Chocolate Cravings a Product of the Culture?

These premenstrual urges seem far more common among U.S. women than others, study suggests

8/25/2017
Cookies, Apples or Yogurt? Not Always a Simple Choice for Kids

Snack preferences drive buying decisions, but brands and allowance also play a part, researchers say

8/24/2017
Human Gut Germs Dictated by Diet

Lifestyle advances over thousands of years may have altered people's microbial makeup, study suggests

8/23/2017
Cutting Carbs and Calories at Lunch

Smart ways to rethink your brown bag

8/21/2017
Health Tip: Prevent Dehydration

How to avoid a summer threat

8/17/2017
High-Cal Foods May Raise Cancer Risk in Women, Even Without Weight Gain

Plant-based diet could help avoid malignancies, study suggests

8/17/2017
4 Ways to Jazz Up Your Salad

Simple steps to rethink this diet mainstay

8/17/2017
Young Breakfast Skippers Lack Vital Nutrients

Calcium, iron and folate may be shortchanged when morning meal is missed

8/16/2017
Health Tip: Food for Fido

What dogs shouldn't eat

8/15/2017
Health Tip: The Facts About Fat

The good, the bad and the ugly

8/12/2017
An Expert's Guide to Preventing Food Poisoning

Start by washing your hands and then prepare food carefully, emergency room doctor advises

8/11/2017
Focusing on Patient Nourishment Can Cut Hospital Costs

Modest changes in approach to malnutrition tied to shorter hospital stays, researchers say

8/10/2017
Artificial Sweeteners Trick the Brain: Study

Sugary taste can cause a heightened metabolic response, researchers say

8/4/2017
Picky Eater? It Might Just Be Your Child's Personality

Temperament determines which kids will resist new foods, study suggests

8/4/2017
Can Breast Milk Feed a Love of Vegetables?

Think of it as an early stealth strategy in the war against picky eating, researchers say

8/4/2017
8/4/2017
Protein at All 3 Meals May Help Preserve Seniors' Strength

Staves off muscle decline, Canadian researchers suggest

8/3/2017
Asthma Drug May Help Kidney Patients Regain Sense of Smell

Problem is common in chronic kidney disease and can lead to malnutrition and other health issues

8/3/2017
Protein Intake and Muscle Mass

When you eat your protein may affect your muscle strength as you age, study finds.

8/2/2017
Getting Kids to Like Veggies

Eating more veggies when breastfeeding may help kids like them better, study says

8/1/2017
Rich, Well-Educated Get Bigger Bang for Buck From Mediterranean Diet

Researchers suspect food quality may account for the difference

7/28/2017
Are You Eating for the Wrong Reasons?

Getting over an overeating habit

7/28/2017
Could a Little Alcohol Lower Your Diabetes Risk?

Daily drink or two may provide a bit of protection, study suggests, but one expert skeptical