Food and Nutrition News

Date Posted
Article Title
6/24/2002
New Tool For Weaning: Egg Yolks

Study says they pick up where mother's milk leaves off

6/24/2002
Nuts Cut Heart Death Risk in Men

Doctor study finds 30% reduction with regular consumption

6/20/2002
Bush's Newest Campaign: Physical Fitness

More exercise now a government project

6/19/2002
Food Genies

Your tastes may be in your genes

6/18/2002
Cranberry Juice Bogs Down Urinary Tract Infections

Study finds it flushes bacteria out of a woman's system

6/13/2002
Hot and Cold Tastes

How the brain processes food flavors

6/11/2002
Nurse, I Need a Big Mac, Stat!

Survey finds leading hospitals now offer fast food

6/11/2002
Making Sandwich Meats Safer to Eat

Scientists say they've developed a way to kill germs on luncheon meats

6/10/2002
Dieting to Disaster

Herbal supplement plus dieting causes rare neurological disorder in Italian woman

6/10/2002
More Fiber, Later Periods

Girls who eat the most fiber likely to get periods later

6/6/2002
When Food Becomes Fat

And why losing weight isn't so easy

6/6/2002
Onions Have Health 'Apeel'

They contain a chemical that can protect against cancer

6/3/2002
Carbohydrates Key to Keeping Weight Off

Popular low-carb diets aren't the way to go

6/3/2002
You Eat What You Know

Training session turns attitudes positive toward bioengineered food

5/31/2002
Bananas Help Boost Bone Mass

Potassium found in fruits and veggies may prevent osteoporosis

5/28/2002
Broccoli: The Latest Cancer Killer?

Research shows it may protect against stomach cancer, ulcers

5/28/2002
Match What You Like to Eat With What's Good For You

Nutrient directory tells you if your food has the right stuff

5/28/2002
Simple Diet Change Lowers Hypertension Fast

Eating more fruits, veggies cuts it in only six months

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