From organic standards to genetic modifications to animal antibiotics, food safety issues are hotly debated between consumer health advocates and those with commercial agendas. Food Sleuth Melinda Hemmelgarn sorts through the confusion by updating us on the facts that matter—and shows us what we can do about it.
Habitually eating in response to our emotions can cause weight gain and health problems. Follow these suggestions to help rebalance the body’s chemistry and biochemical signals (hunger, cravings and fullness).
Health experts agree that many foods can play multiple roles in weight loss. Learn which key foods to add to your diet.
Learn why preventive cardiologist Dr. William Davis, author of Wheat Belly: Lose the Wheat, Lose the Weight and Find Your Path Back to Health, believes wheat is behind so many current health problems.
Today’s hectic schedules make it easy to rely upon drive-through dining, and our expanding waistlines—a national epidemic among children as well as adults—demonstrate the dangers of too much fast food. Try this smorgasbord of simple strategies, compiled by our experts, to boost nutrition, taste and pleasurable family time.
Famed vegan Ironman triathlete Brendan Brazier shares how seven super foods can help us regain energy, sleep better, shed pounds, feel happier and thrive.
Many communities skirt the line of what’s safe when it comes to drinking water. Follow these tips to stay abreast of the status of your tap water.
You don’t need to drink as much as you might think. Here’s the truth about what’s sufficient, plus five other myths about water.
Juices extracted from whole fresh produce deliver pure liquid nutrition for clean, bio-available fuel and cell-quenching hydration.
Research shows you can have your bliss and eat it, too—dark chocolate benefits both mind and body. Try our favorite smoothie recipes for an unforgettable Valentine experience.