The idea is simple: Load fresh fruits and vegetables into a refrigerator truck and drive it to a health clinic, then have a doctor write a "prescription" for food to improve the di...
Could the solution to post-study session cravings be a 15-minute jaunt on the treadmill?
While part of the food ritual of a baseball game is enjoying a hot dog and nachos, if you’re batting up for some healthier options, you’re in luck.
Obese children have a different population of microorganisms living in their intestinal tracts, compared with lean children, researchers have found.
Adopting a healthier diet may lower type 2 diabetes risk over time, while a worsening diet is often accompanied by increased risk, according to a new U.S. study.
It’s an age-old public health question — how to preserve people’s ability to make their own choices while encouraging them to make good ones.
Fast food deserves its share of criticism.
The United States could save at least $15.5 billion in annual health care spending if malnutrition caused by chronic diseases is better addressed, according to a study.
Stressful events may cancel out the benefits of eating healthy fats, a new study suggests, but researchers noted their findings don’t give people permission to eat whatever they wa...
If you're a fat-free-or-bust type of grocery shopper, it might be time to rethink your strategy.