Food and Nutrition News

Date Posted
Article Title
3/10/2003
Snack Attack

Make healthy choices

3/6/2003
Another Reason Not to Skip Breakfast

Early eaters have lower rates of obesity, insulin resistance

2/25/2003
Eggs Today May Beat Breast Cancer Tomorrow

Study ties consumption in adolescence to lower rate of disease

2/21/2003
Clued Up About Calcium

Take the supplement with meals

2/20/2003
Fruits in Childhood Bear Health Fruits Later

Study finds those who eat a lot lower cancer risk

2/18/2003
New Studies a Mixed Bag for Diet and Alzheimer's

One says vitamins won't help, the other says vegetable fats might

2/13/2003
The Perfect Couple on Valentine's Day

New research shows chocolate and your heart make a good pair when it comes to health

2/12/2003
Want to Lose Weight? Beef Up

New study says more protein, fewer carbs will help and also keep your muscle mass

2/6/2003
Are We Driven to Overeat?

Researcher finds obesity a siren's call; others cite environment

2/6/2003
Lose Weight, Caveman Style

Burn more calories than you eat

2/6/2003
Organic Foods

They're no more nutritious than non-organic products

2/5/2003
Soy-Tea Combo May Thwart Prostate Cancer

Taken together, they inhibited tumor growth in mice

2/3/2003
Girls Who Dine Alone May Pay a High Price

Study finds a link to developing eating disorders

1/31/2003
The Super-sizing of America's Waistline

Consumers tempted by 'bargains' of bigger portions

1/31/2003
High Fiber Fact

Fiber-rich foods aren't high in calories

1/28/2003
No Cancer Risk Found in Food Chemical

First study of acrylamide in humans finds no link

1/27/2003
High-Fat Chow No Friend of Fido's

Research could pinpoint potential hazards for growing children

1/27/2003
Stronger Fish Mercury Warnings Sought

Activists hope California suit spurs national seafood safety campaign

1/27/2003
Health Groups Sour Over New Dairy Campaign

They ask National Dairy Council to kill its "3-A-Day" promotion

1/25/2003
Eating Pyramid Style

Food guide helps you eat healthier

1/23/2003
Gene Twitching Lets Mice Eat All They Want

They gained no weight and lived longer, study finds

1/21/2003
America's Plates Are Fuller Than Ever

Food portions have increased significantly since the 1970s

1/21/2003
Fiber Feast

How much should you eat?

1/18/2003
Weighing In on Diet Plans

Low carb or high carb? Experts disagree

1/16/2003
Cut Corners in the Kitchen

Spend less time cooking

1/14/2003
Sweet Nothings

Sugar has little nutritional value

1/13/2003
Taking Aim at Trans Fatty Acids

U.S. to require food labeling for these health threats

1/9/2003
Eschewing Good Food

Chewing habits signal better taste

1/8/2003
Hold the Pickles, Add the Peppers

Peppers and tomatoes can prolong beef burger shelf life, study finds

1/8/2003
A Nutritional Menu

Your mother was right about broccoli, say Mayo Clinic experts in picking healthy foods

1/3/2003
Dietary Counseling Effective for High-Risk Patients

Threat of illness may motivate some to make dietary changes

1/3/2003
Slim Sandwich

Make sandwiches with healthier fillings

1/1/2003
Food of the Future: Healthier, Safer ... Tastier

New innovations abound, but the tastebuds still rule

12/30/2002
Holy Cow! Now That's Progress

A look at some major changes in the dairy industry

12/30/2002
Shellfish Surprise

Some shellfish contains healthy fat

12/26/2002
Seasonal Link to Celiac Disease Uncovered

Study says children born in spring and summer are at greater risk

12/25/2002
Deck the Bowls With Loads of Veggies . . .

Healthy eating ideas for children

12/24/2002
Curative Cranberries

They can ward off urinary tract infections

12/24/2002
The Goodness in Garlic

It gives you more than bad breath

12/23/2002
High-Fat Diets Not Linked to Dementia

Study finds no connection between Alzheimer's and cholesterol levels

12/20/2002
Preventing Cancer

What you can do to reduce your risk

12/18/2002
Chocoholic

Chocolate can be good for you

12/16/2002
Eating Your Way to Acne

Western diet blamed for proliferation of pimples

12/14/2002
Don't Gorge on the Christmas Goodies

Ways to eat healthy at holiday parties

12/13/2002
All You Want to Know About Healthy Eating

Nutrition summit Web site launched

12/13/2002
High Blood Pressure

Reduce your risk

12/6/2002
Watch for Portions out of Proportion

Study finds almost no one can resist big servings

12/6/2002
Drink Enough Water

How to up your daily intake

12/4/2002
Levels of Possible Food Carcinogen Vary Widely

FDA report finds big differences within the same brands

12/2/2002
Breastfeeding Can Aid Weight Loss

So there may not be a need to diet