Aug 272014
 

He lost more than half his body weight — and now the Rev. Al Sharpton is a fat shamer! The civil-rights leader and host of MSNBC’s “Politics Nation” regularly pokes…

Aug 272014
 

There is no end to the things people will try to control weight, and no end to claims of weight loss for products. And as obesity becomes an ever greater health concern globally, anything that may help to control weight attracts attention.

Aug 272014
 

A jog, a Mediterranean diet, and learning a new hobby are among the top five tips to stave off dementia – but one in five Britons think there is nothing they can do

Aug 272014
 

A diet of junk food not only makes rats fat, but also reduces their appetite for novel foods, a preference that normally drives them to seek a balanced diet, reports a study published in the open-access journal Frontiers in Psychology.

Aug 272014
 

With a new diet cropping up every other week, it can be tricky to know your enemy from your friend when it comes to deciding what to eat. To help set the record straight, expert nutritionist Lucy Jones busts four common nutrition myths to help you make the right choices, whatever your healthy eating plan may be. Myth: “ Carbohydrates are fattening.” Truth: “Carbohydrates have been labelled the …

Aug 272014
 

Few people would probably argue that as a nation, we're surrounded by food trends and diets. "The definition [of prana] is life force energy — basically anything that gives you energy: watching the beach, being near the ocean," says Los Angeles-based Kasia Fraser, who founded a website dedicated to high prana food called Hello Delicious. "The moment food is picked from the tree, it starts to …

Aug 272014
 

With a new diet cropping up every other week, it can be tricky to know your enemy from your friend when it comes to deciding what to eat. To help set the record straight, expert nutritionist Lucy Jones busts four common nutrition myths to help you make the right choices, whatever your healthy eating plan may be. Myth: “ Carbohydrates are fattening.” Truth: “Carbohydrates have been labelled the …

Aug 272014
 

Title: Diet, Exercise Counseling Urged for Overweight Americans With Heart Risks Category: Health News Created: 8/26/2014 9:35:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 8/26/2014 12:00:00 AM

Aug 272014
 

DALLAS — More than 55 million Americans suffer from painful and embarrassing Irritable Bowel Syndrome, or IBS. Symptoms typically occur after a meal and can include abdominal pain, bloating and altering …