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September 26, 2016

 

Ice-Cream In A Bowl

A Sweet Tooth Means A Numb Tongue

Ice cream seems to be the worst offender in terms of calories. Is there a reason why it has to be so very fattening?

August 11, 2016

 

Microscopic image of hydras

A New Mouth for Every Meal

Humans ingest food through their mouth, but some microorganisms work very differently.

July 27, 2015

 

desert

Water Deprivation and Eating

When dehydrated, the body makes it difficult to eat in order to conserve water.

May 28, 2014

 

Macro image of bubbles in wine

Is Getting ‘Blind Drunk’ A Real Thing?

Is drinking yourself 'blind' just an exaggeration, like 'eating till you burst'? Or can alcohol really turn out the lights?

January 8, 2013

 

man standing on a weight-measuring scale in black socks and khakis

How To Eat Less When Dining Out

According to one study, keeping your weight in check may also depend on where you eat.

October 22, 2012

 

family eating watermelon

Parents Model Healthy Eating

The more time parents spend working, the less time and energy they have to plan and prepare healthful meals.

October 1, 2012

 

white plate on wooden table with fork and knife surrounding

How Are Weight And Eating Time Related?

Does eating at "bad hours" affect weight?

August 13, 2012

 

a sun bear sitting in a tree

The Bare Necessities Of Bears

We can all hum the song from the "Jungle Book", but what really are the bare necessities for a big bear?

June 25, 2012

 

three glasses of orange juice

Drinking Calories, Eating Calories

Does it matter whether your calories come from solid food or liquid? A calorie is a calorie right?

April 11, 2012

 

exotic fruit plate

Why Are Some People Reluctant To Try New Foods?

Psychologists have observed that most people are reluctant to try unfamiliar foods. Why?

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