Find out what the average weights and obesity rates are for women around the world. We also look at how weight can be measured and controlled.
We take a look at how diet can help with pancreatitis, including foods to eat and foods to avoid. We also examine diet tips and treatment options.
In this article, we look at nine ways to lower high insulin levels. This can be achieved through diet, lifestyle changes, supplements, and medication.
Many adults overeat when they feel low, and some binge when they are elated. A new study investigates whether children do the same.
Dieters must often pick a side in the low-carb vs. low-fat diet question, but how can they know which is best for them? A new study weighs in.
A new study reveals how reducing the intake of carbohydrates could help to reduce the buildup of liver fat in people who are obese.
Researchers have uncovered a link between conception and soda: drinking it daily could harm your chances of becoming pregnant. This goes for men and women.
We look at some possible natural alternatives to laxatives for people looking to have a bowel movement. We also look at when to see a doctor.
A look at emotional eating when people use food to cope with emotions, such as stress. Included is detail on the causes and common triggers to avoid.
A new study suggests a possible link between the consumption of ultra-processed foods and raised risk of overall cancer, and breast cancer in particular.
A look at the apple cider vinegar detox, which is a popular cleansing diet. Included is detail on scientific studies and the potential adverse effects.
Our bodies don't take well to repeated dieting, which they perceive as potentially dangerous. One protein, however, may be key to weight management.
Researchers have found that adopting a vegan diet has the potential to prevent type 2 diabetes in people who are overweight or obese.
Learn all about sugar alcohols, a substitute for sugar. We look at their uses, possible benefits and risks, and how they differ from standard sugars.
Drinking raw water is a relatively new health phenomenon, but are the rumors about its health benefits true; or is it dangerous? Find out here.
A look at the signs of a deficiency in iodine, an important mineral that helps many bodily functions. Included is detail on diagnosis and the causes.
A look at foods to avoid for IBS, or irritable bowel syndrome. Included is detail on alternatives for trigger foods and how to avoid foods when ordering.
A look at clean eating, a concept where someone avoids artificial foods or additives. Included is detail on the the facts and fiction behind the diet.
New research finds that nicotinamide riboside, which is a form of vitamin B-3, has the potential to treat Alzheimer's. Results in mice are hopeful.
A single enzyme might be key to the body's 'decision' to burn or store fat, says a new study from the University of California. So how can we work with it?