Diet & Nutrition News and Research

Latest Diet & Nutrition News and Research

High-fiber diet may reduce your risk of diabetes, some gastrointestinal disorders, high cholesterol, coronary artery disease and obesity

High-fiber diet may reduce your risk of diabetes, some gastrointestinal disorders, high cholesterol, coronary artery disease and obesity

Cholesterol isn’t all bad

Cholesterol isn’t all bad

Body fat not always bad

Body fat not always bad

65 percent of America’s adults are overweight and 31 percent of adults are obese and at risk for chronic diseases

65 percent of America’s adults are overweight and 31 percent of adults are obese and at risk for chronic diseases

World Blood Donor Day

World Blood Donor Day

Virginia Health urges women of childbearing age to take folic acid

Virginia Health urges women of childbearing age to take folic acid

Survey finds over 60% of clinically obese women began dieting before 14

Survey finds over 60% of clinically obese women began dieting before 14

Higher-than-normal amounts of a selenium-containing enzyme could promote type 2 diabetes

Higher-than-normal amounts of a selenium-containing enzyme could promote type 2 diabetes

Exercise is more influential than calcium intake in determining bone strength in young women

Exercise is more influential than calcium intake in determining bone strength in young women

Russian doctors appreciate benefits of natural remedies

Russian doctors appreciate benefits of natural remedies

Some African American adolescents who live in cities have low levels of vitamin D

Some African American adolescents who live in cities have low levels of vitamin D

Low-fat products can have a higher content of added sugar or other processed carbohydrates

Low-fat products can have a higher content of added sugar or other processed carbohydrates

Foundation for poor heart health laid early in life

Foundation for poor heart health laid early in life

Low-carb potato will help win back die-hard carbohydrate counters

Low-carb potato will help win back die-hard carbohydrate counters

Lovastatin and Simvastatin have a significantly reduced risk of prostate cancer

Lovastatin and Simvastatin have a significantly reduced risk of prostate cancer

Obesity threatens health of women in nations previously not known for a growing percentage of overweight citizens

Obesity threatens health of women in nations previously not known for a growing percentage of overweight citizens

Antioxidants in fruits and vegetables, might reduce the risk of ischemic stroke

Antioxidants in fruits and vegetables, might reduce the risk of ischemic stroke

Revealing new insights into young people's health

Revealing new insights into young people's health

Combination treatment may help type 2 diabetes patients

Combination treatment may help type 2 diabetes patients

Overweight families unaware & unconcerned about risk of diabetes and premature heart disease

Overweight families unaware & unconcerned about risk of diabetes and premature heart disease