Scientists discover that high-fat diets actually dampen brain functions in test animals!
Even cockroaches get fat. The surprising truth about junk food and health in animals.
Diet betting is a weight-loss tactic where people at work or groups of friends join weight loss pools. But does it work?
If you're smart about what you eat, you might actually become smarter!
Our development of larger brains had much to do with our evolution as a species. But the question is, what fueled the development of those larger brains?
As you might expect, planning astronauts' diets requires special considerations. Learn more on this Moment of Science.
Chocolate may be healthier than you think. Learn more on this Moment of Science.
You probably know that the way to stronger muscles is a weight or resistance training program, but do you know how weight lifting increases strength?
You may have heard of a recent study claiming that eating a low fat diet does nothing to prevent heart disease and cancer.
Eat too much and you might wind up obese. Eat the wrong things and watch your cholesterol shoot through the roof. As if that’s not enough, doctors have found that, taken together, conditions like high blood pressure and obesity are good predictors of illnesses including heart disease, stroke, and diabetes. Learn more on this Moment of Science.