| Sep 7, 2014
| 10:00 PM
You may associate reading nutrition labels with trying to lose weight, but the truth is, reading food labels is an important practice for everyone. Understanding all the components of a label can be a bit tricky, but once you know what you’re...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:30 PM
If you're one of the 13 million Americans who have survived a heart attack, or if you've been diagnosed with heart disease, take heart. You can take control of your heart health with the knowledge that certain foods have been...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:21 PM
About a dozen schoolchildren at the Willows Apartments in Glen Burnie queued up curbside as the Anne Arundel County school bus pulled up.
Some kids were flanked by parents and toddler siblings who appeared just as excited to see the bus; the moment...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Actress Nicole Kidman has an enormously busy professional life, but she prides herself on her close family ties. She says she is happiest when she's spending time with her family: country-singer husband Keith Urban and children Sunday Rose, Faith,...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 4:45 AM
BRISTOL - Central Connecticut residents are invited this fall to learn about ways to eat and cook healthier while keeping a tight budget.
Bristol Hospital says its nutrition series will teach ways to incorporate fiber-rich grains and plant-based proteins...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 2:17 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – A new study of Americans' eating habits finds that people are choosing more healthy foods and less of the unhealthy ones, overall, and consumption of trans fats has plummeted over a decade.
But scores for diet quality...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:50 AM
You’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it twice and probably more than thrice – an apple a day keeps the doctor away. Add in generous servings of broccoli and whole grains, with a glass of green tea, and you have ammunition for the cancer...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
When the so-called "feeding tube diet" debuted in a Miami doctor's office two years ago, many saw it as a "crazy" gimmick sure to go the way of the ThighMaster.
After all, how many people would pay $1,500 to walk around with a rubber hose up their...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 5:45 PM
Inflammation is like salt. A pinch is a good thing, but get a tad too much and it ruins everything. Chronic inflammation has been linked to everything from acne and allergies to intestinal issues, neurological disorders, autoimmune diseases and joint...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 8:05 AM
These reader questions on dog behavior were answered by veterinary behaviorists at the Convention of the American Veterinary Medical Association, held July 25-29 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver.
Q: I feed my cat about half a manufactured...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Grass-fed beef and bison, pastured pork and poultry, and lamb and goat are enjoying a heyday right now. But if you don't cook them properly, you may be disappointed. We would never want that, so we're here to offer some tips to make your experience with...