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Bust Those Junk Food Cravings!

Bust Those Junk Food Cravings!

By Tom Bonanti | Apr 2
Cravings of all kinds come from the central nervous system; they're a response to signals from the brain that something's missing.

Does Diet Impact Mental Health?

Does Diet Impact Mental Health?

Mar 19
Government figures show more than 16 million American adults report having a major episode of depression in the past year. Women are affected more often than men.

Juicing: Five Facts You Need to Know

Juicing: Five Facts You Need to Know

By Tom Bonanti | Feb 26
Enter the popular craze known as juicing - a healthy, practical trend that can help you pack precious nutrients into your diet. Here's all you need to know.

Snack Bar CEO Contributes Millions to Fight Food Industry Sway

Snack Bar CEO Contributes Millions to Fight Food Industry Sway

By Candice Choi | Feb 17
A $25 million pledge to fight the food industry's influence on public health is coming from a surprising source - the CEO of a snack bar maker.

Tips and Information for Dietitians from Food Companies

Nov 1
Food makers like PepsiCo Inc. and groups like the Sugar Association were among the exhibitors at an annual dietitians conference in Boston, an illustration of the often conflicted links between the food industry and nutrition.

Six Healthy Foods That Satisfy Every Urge!

By Troy Maillis | Jul 24
Regardless of one's motivation, getting in great shape is always a good idea and can only improve one's quality of life-especially in the bedroom. A healthy diet is key.

Developers of Fortified Food Staple Awarded World Food Prize

By David Pitt | Jul 2
Four scientists credited with creating food that's fortified with essential nutrients and vitamins and has helped an estimated 10 million people avoid starvation and disease were awarded this year's World Food Prize on Tuesday.

Why "Ultra-Processed" Foods Pose Health Hazards

Why "Ultra-Processed" Foods Pose Health Hazards

Mar 12
Those include packaged breads, cookies, soda and frozen meals.

Eat This, Not That! - The Hotspots Edition

By Mike Halterman | Jan 9
It's very important to not feel deprived, but at the same time, it's also important to change your eating habits if you want to live a healthier life. Here are a few things you can eat in lieu of your favorites. Try them; I bet you'll like them!

Critics: Food Industry Influences Dietary Guidelines

Critics: Food Industry Influences Dietary Guidelines

Jan 8
New dietary guidelines from the USDA and Department of Health and Human Services are supposed to tell you what to eat. But critics claim pressure from food industry lobbyists has watered down the guidelines. Anna Werner reports.

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