Category Archives: Diet

Weight-Loss Surgery Offers Long-Term Benefit to Very Obese Teens

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FRIDAY, Jan. 6, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Weight-loss surgery helps severely obese teens keep extra pounds off long-term, new research confirms.

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However, the authors of the two new studies also found that some young … read more

These Are the Best (and Worst) Diets of 2017, According to U.S. News

For the seventh year in a row, the DASH diet has been named the United States’ best diet overall by U.S. News & World Report in its annual rankings. The Mediterranean diet came in second (up from last year’s fourth … read more

The Most Googled Diets Of 2016 Include Some Surprising Searches

Google recently released its most Googled diets of 2016 list as part of its annual Year In Search report, and the breakdown of the top diet queries is pretty interesting. While some diets on the … read more

Does Santa’s Diet, Lifestyle Earn Him a Stocking Full of Coal?

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SUNDAY, Dec. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Santa might want to put a ho-ho-hold on some of his potentially damaging lifestyle habits, such as eating millions of cookies on Christmas Eve.

Concerned family doctor … read more

What Do Mediterranean and Japanese Diets Have in Common?

Inhabitants of Japan and the Mediterranean region are famous for their longevity. Senior citizens in these places often live to be 100 years old or more, baffling scientists, doctors, and nutritionists who have long tried to figure out what their … read more

The Real Paleo Diet Included More Plants Than We Thought

What would a caveman eat? That’s the basic premise behind the Paleo diet, a nutritional regimen centered on the same foods that sustained our hunter-gatherer ancestors. The trouble is, we don’t know exactly what those foods were.

But archeologists at … read more