From slavery to snack food, sugar has ravaged Caribbean and South American nations. Is it time for reparations?
I cannot profess to know why ketogenic diets are the flavor of the week, other than the fact that there always is one of
Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD Physician-in-Chief The Mount Sinai Hospital Director of Mount Sinai Heart New U.S. guidelines for
Up to 650,000 people in the world die from seasonal flu each year. This is much higher than the often-used numbers of 250,000
An additional 10 percent of food dollars were spent on desserts, salty snacks, candy and sugar.
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The Close-Up View Half of the 32 row houses on Summerville’s block of Lemmon Street are boarded up, occupied only by the
An article just published in the New England Journal of Medicine predicts the future prevalence of obesity among adults in
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SNAP is an important federal assistance program that enhances nutrition and reduces food insecurity.
Houston is tapping into faith communities to tackle soaring diabetes rates.
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This article is authored by the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine. The mission of the Center is to discover
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