| Apr 30, 2015
| 6:11 PM
A comprehensive study of European adults has found that compared with people who drink a single sugar-sweetened drink daily, those who drink water, coffee or tea instead are at 14% lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
The research found that...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 7:53 AM
Nutritionist Diana Fleming, co-author of "The Full Plate Diet" will host a free seminar at 5:30 p.m. May 5 at the Donald and Audrey Conry CREATION (Choice, Rest, Environment, Activity, Trust, Interpersonal Relationships, Outlook and Nutrition) Health...
| Apr 23, 2015
They're linked to calorie absorption, high blood pressure and heart trouble.
For weight-conscious people who love the bite of carbonation and the taste of various soft drinks, the advent of sugar-free sodas 60 years ago seemed a blessing: If there were...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 7:45 AM
You eat clean, work out, meditate and pretty much do all the "right" things. So of course that means you'll be slim, healthy and injury-free, correct? Not so fast. Some seemingly good things actually aren't so great, especially if you go overboard or...
| May 17, 2015
Nutrition and bone, muscle and joint health are closely related. A healthy diet can help prevent and manage osteoporosis and related musculoskeletal disorders by assisting in the production and maintenance of bone.
If you are not getting the right...
| May 2, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Whether you clear your cabinets for every new diet that promises health and beauty, just grab the bacon-topped cheeseburger or live somewhere in the middle, you must — you just must — know by now that we should all eat more vegetables and...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 5:18 PM
Dieters looking to maximize their chances for long-term weight loss should consider trying Jenny Craig or Weight Watchers, according to a new review of clinical trials.
People who used the Jenny Craig program lost 4.9% more weight after one year than...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 7:49 AM
An amphetamine-like compound that has never been tested in humans is present in a range of popular diet pills and sports supplements, a study in a pharmacological journal has found.
The substance, known as BMPEA, is found in products advertised as...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 10:00 AM
If, like millions of people, you've been on diets, perhaps lots of them, researcher Traci Mann says you should be relieved to know that it's not a flaw in your character that they didn't work. Or at least they didn't work for long.
That may seem to make...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 8:24 AM
WASHINGTON — Citing research suggesting that diet soft drinks and other artificially sweetened products actually contribute to weight gain, a new advocacy group is asking federal regulators to investigate whether manufacturers including Coca-Cola...
| May 11, 2015
| 7:12 AM
With such an overload of nutritional information out there, Caroline Susie hears plenty of questions.
People ask the registered and licensed dietitian with Methodist Health System: What should they be eating — or not eating? What do they need to...