| Feb 27, 2013
| 2:05 PM
It’s not clear what causes morning sickness — the nausea and vomiting many women have during pregnancy. There are home remedies you can try that may help. If you start to lose weight, if you can’t keep liquids down, or if vomiting...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 4:14 PM
(Reuters) - Women who get a little more than the recommended daily amount of iron in their diets may be less likely to get a more severe form of premenstrual syndrome (PMS), according to a U.S. study.
Researchers writing in the American Journal of...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Fort Lauderdale native Twan Russell was an NFL linebacker for seven years, including with the Miami Dolphins. During his playing days, he established The Russell Life Skills and Reading Foundation, which provides after-school programs for economically...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The organic industry is hot; it's the fastest growing sector of the supermarket, increasing in sales from $3.6 billion to $24.4 billion between the years of 1997 to 2011. The topic of organic foods has received even more attention recently in response...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 1:19 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Older adults who eat diets high in antioxidants may not have a lower risk of dementia or stroke, a new study suggests.
Researchers found that people who ate or drank lots of coffee, tea, oranges and red wine were just as...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 10:26 AM
By his late 30s, Eli Sapharti weighed almost 300 pounds. Every day, he smoked two packs of cigarettes, drank two liters of soda and "ate like crap."
He always resolved to get fit, joining gyms and working out a few times. But then he'd quit because...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 2:21 PM
The truth about healthy eating is that not all foods are created equal. When it comes to eating for fat-loss, this is especially true.
One of the hidden properties of healthy eating that rarely gets much discussion in the mainstream press is the "thermic...
| Feb 27, 2013
Babies born to women who are obese at the start of pregnancy tend to have one-third less vitamin D than the infants of lean women, according to a new study led by a Northwestern Medicine professor.
Vitamin D is important for children because it helps to...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 6:30 PM
The caper, courtesy of its sharp and tangy bite, is responsible for the Mediterranean flavors of regional favorites, like chicken piccata and spaghetti puttanesca. Capers, most likely native to Asia, and abundantly grown in Mediterranean countries, such...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 1:41 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The amount of vitamin D in some supplements may be either much lower or much higher than what's written on the label, according to a new analysis.
Researchers found that off-the-shelf pills from 12 different manufacturers...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - The other day I followed my nose to the garlic and onions sauting in a pan on the stove in the food preparation lab.
What kind of soup are you making? I asked one of my students who was testing recipes for a project we are completing....