Food and Nutrition News

Date Posted
Article Title
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

3/11/2002
Here's a Dinner Guest You Didn't Invite

Foodborne illness still a threat to American tables, report says

3/7/2002
Don't Toss the Salad

It can help keep you healthy

3/6/2002
Juice or Soda

Which is better for your teeth?

3/4/2002
Glutton Maximus

Why you still have room for dessert

2/28/2002
Why You Crave Greasy Food

Especially when you're very hungry

2/27/2002
2/26/2002
Diabetes Relishes Hot Dog Lovers

Study links disease to diet laden in processed meats

2/22/2002
Kids' Obesity Tied to Mom's Feeding Approach

Study: Ordering child to eat everything on plate may backfire

2/21/2002
Eating More Fish Cuts Preterm Delivery Risk

Study says one fish meal a week will do the trick

2/20/2002
Healthy Food Choices

Here's how much you should eat

2/19/2002
Super-Size Portion Causing U.S. Distortion

Study links large servings of food to obesity epidemic in America

2/18/2002
Can Wheat Make for a Smoother Treat?

Scientists use winter wheat proteins to make ice cream creamy

2/14/2002
How to Eat Right

Dietitians offer advice

2/13/2002
Mold Toxin May Be Behind Testicular Cancer

Cancer researcher proposes theory of cause of disease that strikes mostly young men

2/4/2002
Burgers and Fries Raise Diabetes Risk

Study finds it so, independent of other risk factors

1/31/2002
1/31/2002
I'm Gonna Wash That Fat Right Out of My Beef

How to lower beef's fat, cholesterol