Food and Health, Prevention

The rise in obesity in the US has led to an increase in fatty liver disease, including in children. Now a new study out of Texas A & M finds that a common compound in vegetables may help combat fatty liver disease. The research, published in Hepatology, showed how...
 

Putting together a comprehensive and engaging cooking demonstration is hard work -- but that's about to change.
 

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Food and Health, Prevention

Recent weight stats for the US are growing -- literally. According to the CDC, the obesity rate for US adults is 40% and 30% of American adults are overweight...
Food and Health

New research is finding that fasting may be a better option for weight loss than we thought. It may also provide a whole host of other benefits...


As nutrition and wellness professionals, many of us have clients that want to lose weight or “have more energy,” which are totally valid reasons for seeking our help. Food impacts so many health conditions from arthritis to obesity and without adequate or balanced nutrition, weight and energy levels are...
Food and Health, Kids

A new study by researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Health finds that the bacteria in our guts and how it interacts with metabolic organs such as fat tissue and immune cells, may impact the risk of obesity in children.