| Oct 15, 2013
| 6:37 PM
Kim Kardashian is setting the Internet on fire today and it has nothing to do with the paparazzi, or Kanye West, or their new baby girl, or Kris and Bruce Jenner calling it quits.
No, Kim Kardashian is setting the Internet on fire today because she is...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 11:25 AM
The great news about weight-loss is you have options. The not so great news is too many options can leave you overwhelmed and frustrated. How can you decide which is the best diet for you?
Among the many popular diet programs are The Atkins Diet, The...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:32 PM
“When I’m done gold mining, I’m starting a rock band,” Todd Hoffman from Gold Rush tells us. And, he’s not kidding. The star of Discovery Channel’s most successful series, Gold Rush — which airs on Discovery...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Dieters have weighed in on their favorite weight loss plans, and this month’s Consumer Reports has the score. After tallying more than 9,000 surveys, magazine editors found that a high-tech app and a caveman approach were respondents favorite ways...
| Dec 20, 2010
Most Americans eat between 250 and 300 grams of carbohydrates a day, the equivalent of 1,000 to 1,200 calories. The Institute of Medicine, which sets dietary nutrient requirements, recommends 130 grams a day. Some, such as Dr. Frank Hu, professor of...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 4:23 PM
In a study released this week, researchers found that a high fat diet damaged important appetite-regulating cells in the brains of mice. Once this area of the brain was damaged, the mice were rendered permanently hungrier. There's a lot of debate about...
| Jan 22, 2011
| 7:05 AM
Kristen Wong-Denman, 28, exudes good health and optimism. A cascade of dark brown hair frames her face with its fresh, flawless complexion, her features a happy blend of her Chinese and Native-American heritage. She's exuberant about her recent victory in...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 1:29 AM
Think about what you ate this morning.
Maybe it was a bagel, or a bowl of cereal to go along with that cup of coffee.
Now compare that to what Olympic gold medalist and swimming sensation Michael Phelps eats in the morning, and you might feel a little...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 1:06 PM
Healthy Never Tasted So Good!
The New Atkins for a New You revolutionized low-carb eating and introduced a whole new approach to the classic Atkins Diet, offering a more flexible and easier-to-maintain lifestyle. But there’s one thing people keep...
| Jul 2, 2007
| 2:01 PM
Administrator: Welcome to our first nutrition chat with Susan Bowerman of UCLA.
Administrator: Here's a question to start:
Administrator: I've been seeing all these vitamin drinks everywhere. Even Coke has vitamins in it now! Are these drinks really...
| Aug 23, 2010
Fifteen years ago, I gained the dreaded "freshman 15" — times two. I packed on 30 pounds in what felt like a blink of an eye. Sophomore year, things were going to change. I adopted a Spartan regime: limiting my calories and fat intake, emulating...