Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTPhysical activity has numerous health benefits. However, a new study suggests that fitness, not physical activity, reduces cardiovascular risk factors.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTA review of more than 460 studies finds that there is no solid link between how hungry we feel and the amount of calories we consume.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PDTWhat happens when a stroke occurs in the basal ganglia? Learn about its symptoms, treatment, and how to prevent strokes from occurring.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PDTInfants who were born less than two years after a mother's bariatric surgery had higher risks for prematurity, neonatal intensive care unit admission, and small for gestational age status compared...
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PDTAs little as 10 minutes of high-intensity physical activity per day reduces the amount of adipose tissue and enhances cardiorespiratory fitness in 6-8-year-old children, according to a new study...
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTRegular exercise has been found to improve overall thinking skills and cardiovascular capacity in people with vascular cognitive impairment.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe Daily Meal report on how to maintain weight loss, including a list of foods to help keep the weight off while helping you feel full and satisfied.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTProtein shakes are used as nutritional supplements but why might they be an issue for diabetics? Learn about different protein shakes and nutrition tips.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTIn a study of 81 overweight and obese women with type 2 diabetes who usually consumed diet beverages and were on a weight loss program, those who substituted water for diet beverages after their...
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTNew research from New Zealand's University of Otago suggests that people managing type 2 diabetes should walk after meals to gain the greatest blood sugar-lowering benefits.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTThere are plenty of reasons it's important to maintain a healthy weight, and now you can add one more to the list: It may be good for your brain.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTOne million participants across four continents provide the most in-depth analysis of exercise and its ability to stave off type 2 diabetes.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTWomen who have a higher BMI before pregnancy are likely to have newborns with shorter telomere length - a biomarker for biological age, says new research.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe Daily Meal report on kitchen techniques we can implement that will help with weight loss, without robbing us of flavorful, satisfying food.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe preschoolers, all regular afternoon nappers, were deprived of roughly three hours of sleep on one day - they had no afternoon nap and were kept up for about two hours past their normal bedtime...
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTA study using virtual reality to test body perceptions finds that in response to obesity, women have more negative feelings about their body than men.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 07:00:00 PDTScientists discover the hormone IGF-I limits the fibrosis associated with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis - a progression of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTLiver cancer is an uncommon but serious condition. Breaking research shows that BMI, waist circumference, and diabetes are risk factors for the disease.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTA Purdue University study of an indigenous group of Maya people reinforces the link between Cesarean births and obesity.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTChildren and teens with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) may be more likely to be obese and stay obese during adolescence than their peers without ASD, according to a new epidemiological study led by...
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PDTDieters sometimes consume extra protein to stave off hunger and prevent loss of muscle tissue that often comes with weight loss.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTA new study reveals that at least 96 national health organizations received funding from soda giants Coca-Cola and PepsiCo between 2011-2015.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 09:00:00 PDTActivating a brain receptor called TAAR1 blocked compulsive eating and junk food consumption in rats, making it a promising drug target for binge eating.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 07:00:00 PDTNew research finds even with charity or cash incentives, regularly wearing activity trackers may increase exercise levels, but not enough to boost health.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTPeople with a gene defect have greater preferences for high-fat, but not high sugar foods, drawing a direct link between food choice and genetic variants.