The rate of diabetes worldwide quadrupled between 1980 and 2014, and the WHO says things will get worse if we do not tackle the issues at hand.
Smaller brain volume and poorer memory are linked in two recent studies with soda consumption – including of the supposedly healthier “diet” kind.
Soda no longer tops the list of Americans’ favorite beverages; it has been replaced by bottled water.
When a Rush University assistant professor rigged vending machines to make people wait 25 seconds for unhealthy snacks, more people chose healthier foods.
Dr. William Harris believes that omega-3 fats play such a huge role in preventing disease that he is launching the Omega-3 Index.
An Italian village near the see boasts 81 centenarians our of only 7,000 citizens. What is the secret to their longevity?
Researchers in Brazil have found that eating a diet high in citrus can help to lower the risks of diseases related to obesity.
According to a new study, a healthy diet in the first 3 years of school is linked to enhanced reading skills in children.
While the gluten-free diet trend has spiked, the number of people who suffer from Celiac disease – characterized by a gluten intolerance – remains stable.
Now, a new study suggests that there may be a scientific reason we can not resist food loaded with carbohydrates – because they are our 6th taste.
Virginia Tech researchers found that cutting out just one sugary drink per day can give you a noticeable overall health boost.
A new study suggests that heart attack patients who take high-dose fish oil supplements may suffer less permanent damage to their heart.
The UK government has issued a plan of action in order to tackle the issue of childhood obesity, but many critics are calling it ‘weak.’
Hundreds of thousands of people in the U.S. suffer a stroke each year, but a new study suggests that more than 90% of strokes are preventable.
A growing number of children in Italy are suffering serious health problems and dying because their parents are feeding them an improper vegan diet.
The results of a massive new study suggest that teen girls who consume plenty of fruits and veggies significantly cut their risk of future breast cancer.
Researchers have released a list of 6 deadly sins they say are most likely to shorten your life. Avoid them and experience a longer, healthier life.