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Feb 27, 2015 07:23 AM ET
Everybody knows soda isn't exactly at the tip-top of a healthy diet, and now a new study finds a particular ingredient in the fizzy drinks has generated evidence of tumors in mice! Is it safe to have our pop?
Feb 25, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Food additives that are commonly used to thicken processed foods may disrupt the bacterial makeup of the gut, causing health problems.
Jan 19, 2015 07:55 AM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Kids in the United States eat so much pizza that some researchers now argue the food should join the ranks of sugary drinks and fast foods.
Dec 16, 2014 11:51 AM ET
Scientists are discovering that neurological changes that create addictive brains can begin at a very young age, while the brain is still developing. What does that mean for children and sweets? Could some of them be addicted to sugar?
Dec 4, 2014 12:18 PM ET
Want to be a better burner of all those calories you regret taking in? Maybe compressing your eating into a 8-12 hour window could help. Catie Wayne has the results of a study on how time windows affect our ability to process food.
Dec 3, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Women who eat a Mediterranean-style diet may live longer than those who don't, according to new study that looked at one marker of aging.
Dec 2, 2014 12:01 PM ET // Amanda Onion
When it comes to controlling your weight, WHEN you eat can be as important as WHAT you eat, research shows.
Oct 7, 2014 06:01 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Weight discrimination, while serious, is rarer than most people assume, new research suggests. Continue reading →
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