User Name:

Password:

remember me

Forgot your password?

Not a member?

Join Now

Fitness and Nutrition News

RSS feedDisplaying articles 21 - 30 of most recent articles

WHO's recommended sugar intake 'should be halved to combat dental cavities' A study claims the WHO recommendation of a maximum of 10% total daily calories from free sugar should be halved to 5%, with 3% as a target, to tackle rising rates of tooth decay.
Medical News Today | Sep 16, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Photo from New York Times
Well: But What if They Were to Die? Is there any harm in prescribing drugs to a patient who believes she has been infected with H.I.V., even when all the evidence says she has not been exposed to the virus?
New York Times | Sep 15, 2014 10:41 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Photo from New York Times
Ask Well: Plantar Fasciitis Relief If you have stairs or a sturdy box in your home, along with a backpack, timely relief for plantar fasciitis may be possible.
New York Times | Sep 15, 2014 9:16 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Photo from New York Times
Well: Off the Drugs, Onto the Cupcakes Programs to rehabilitate substance abusers are starting to become conscious of diet, learning that sugar addiction can replace drug addiction.
New York Times | Sep 15, 2014 6:41 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Photo from New York Times
Well: Bright Green Pesto That Wont Fade How to make pesto that doesnt fade from bright green to olive and four new ways to use it.
New York Times | Sep 15, 2014 2:29 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Researchers use breast milk to show a correlation between dietary fats and academic success You are what you eat, the saying goes, and now a study conducted by researchers at UC Santa Barbara and the University of Pittsburgh suggests that the oft-repeated adage applies not just to...
Medical News Today | Sep 15, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Fish and fatty acid consumption associated with lower risk of hearing loss in women Researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital found that consumption of two or more servings of fish per week was associated with a lower risk of hearing loss in women.
Medical News Today | Sep 13, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Dietary self-monitoring aided by smartphone apps Smartphones have seen wide adoption among Americans in recent years because of their ease of use and adaptability.
Medical News Today | Sep 12, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Appetite is a reliable predictor of mortality in old age A simple question about appetite can provide insights into old people's general health that may help reduce their risk of dying.
Medical News Today | Sep 12, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Encouraging healthier food choices via weekly text messages Many people are unaware that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's mandated nutrition labels are based on a 2,000-calorie-a-day diet, but a simple weekly text message reminder can greatly improve...
Medical News Today | Sep 12, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend