There's been a stark rise in autoimmune disorders over the past 50 years, from type 1 diabetes and multiple sclerosis to celiac disease and asthma. What is autoimmune disorder? The first step toward a cure is understanding and controlling the causes.
The revised changes would be a sweet victory for health advocates and place beverage manufacturers in a sticky situation.
If passed, the new bill would require a tax on sugar-sweetened drinks.
Doctors across the country are prescribing fruits and vegetables to their overweight and obese patients. But the health benefits extend beyond weight loss.
Brominated vegetable oil, commonly used in sports drinks and sodas, has been banned in several countries because it’s both a flame retardant and a potential hormone disrupter.
The studies, which looked at data on more than one million people, confirmed previously reported evidence of the risks associated with vitamin D deficiency.
New research on mice provides clues to how excess body fat harms the human brain — and how exercise may help.
New research adds to growing evidence that sugar is connected to numerous health woes, including cardiovascular disease.
Chocolate lovers, rejoice! In today's happy nutrition news, a study finds that chocolate consumption is linked to lower body-fat levels.
How a father's healthy lifestyle and weight can benefit the health of his children.