Food and Nutrition News

Date Posted
Article Title
5/28/2002
Junk-Food Theories

Why and when we dispose of bad food

5/24/2002
The Mere Sight of Food Sets Brain Off

Study finds higher levels of dopamine

5/22/2002
Why Diets Flop

Hormone may help explain success of stomach surgery

5/22/2002
Ironing Out an Attention Deficit

In a woman, it's a sign of poor diet

5/21/2002
Exercise the Key for Overweight Kids to Thin Down

Strength training and low energy diet are a good combination

5/20/2002
Soy Formula Tied to Immune Trouble in Mice

Still, experts say it's safe for babies

5/16/2002
Vitamin D Defends Against Colon Cancer

Neutralizes acid produced by fatty foods

5/16/2002
A Smart Catch

Fish really is brain food

5/13/2002
Rats Give Cancer the Raspberry

Black raspberries cut size, prevalence of colorectal tumors

5/13/2002
Pear Warning

Certain fruit juices aren't good for infants

5/13/2002
Dressing for Success

Salad dressings aren't all bad

5/10/2002
Fast Foods Making Us Fat Folks

Too much snacking also behind the obesity boom

5/10/2002
007's Style Has Substance

At least his preferences at the bar

5/6/2002
Tea Helps Hearts Heal

Latest study adds to growing evidence the brew helps hearts recover from attacks

5/6/2002
Calming Colic

Study finds babies on white grape juice fuss less

5/3/2002
Add Miles to Your Gallop

Eat foods that contain magnesium

5/2/2002
High Folic Acid Intake Cuts Stroke Risk

Study finds 20% reduction in people taking 300 micrograms daily

5/2/2002
Of Salt and Bone Loss

Study shows a connection

4/29/2002
Spice Adds Flavor by Subtraction

Chemical in chili peppers numbs your taste buds

4/29/2002
A Positive Note on Peanuts

Fattening, but apparently heart healthy

4/26/2002
Lubricate Your Joints

Drink lots of water

4/26/2002
The Low-Down on 'Sugar High'

It's a myth, research finds

4/26/2002
Tomato Research Heating Up

Study finds cooked tomatoes have more antioxidants than raw

4/25/2002
Eat Right to Stay Fit

Proper nutrition offers plenty of health rewards

4/25/2002
Don't Encourage Overeating

Your child takes cues from you

4/24/2002
Soft Drinking to Excess

Which type of drink are you prone to guzzle more of?

4/24/2002
Snap, Crackle, and Stop

Choosing between two breakfasts

4/23/2002
Milk. It Does an Overweight Body Good.

Study finds dairy consumption lowers Type II diabetes risk

4/23/2002
New Alarm Sounded Over Antibiotics on the Farm

Dangerous germs can spread quickly from animals to humans

4/22/2002
Food for Thought

From berries to soy, studies offer some help for what ails you

4/18/2002
Start With the Heavy Foods

They'll help you eat less

4/17/2002
Cardboard or Styrofoam?

The better packaging material for eggs

4/17/2002
Preventing Heart Attacks in Cloves

Here's how the spice works

4/16/2002
Another Reason to Avoid Lots of Fat

You get hungry earlier

4/16/2002
A Beef With Eating Red Meat

Here are potential dangers

4/15/2002
A Souper Diet

It'll fill you up without weighing you down

4/12/2002
Purple Grape Juice May Stunt Breast Tumors

Preliminary rat experiment cuts number and size

4/10/2002
Foods With Sound Effects

Avoid them in crowded situations

4/9/2002
Fish Is Heart Food, Too

Studies confirm it cuts death risk from cardiovascular trouble

4/9/2002
Say the Magic Word

How different words can change behavior

4/8/2002
Pesticide Chemical Leaves Immune System Helpless

Lab study shows crop chemical debilitates human killer cells

4/4/2002
Rice Yields Its Genetic Secrets

Genome may lead to better strains of world's top crop

4/3/2002
Why Store Eggs Point South

To keep them fresh

4/3/2002
Vita-Misses

Why vitamin pills don't always work

4/2/2002
Diarrhea Relief in the Dairy Section

Bacteria in yogurt can cut bout by a day in kids

4/1/2002
Soda + Sugar = Extra Calories

And not just from the soda itself

3/26/2002
Mind Over Matter

How behavior affects the success of dieting

3/20/2002
Get Cracking, Lower Your Cholesterol!

Walnuts can help, French researchers say

3/14/2002
Breakfast Boost

The importance of that first meal

3/12/2002
Missing Minerals

They disappear after you cook food