We all indulge in fried foods once in a while, so scientists are trying to find a way to help combat bad cholesterol.
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.
Good news: Hot chocolate is good for your heart! Learn about all the beverages that help prevent cancer and heart disease, on this Moment of Science.
What is nutrigenomics? Find out on this Moment of Science.
Are there added benefits to getting a yearly flu shot? Find out on this Moment of Science.
What is the leading cause of death in women over fifty? The answer may surprise you. Find out on this Moment of Science.
Did you know that obesity in men lowers their mental ability? Learn more on this Moment of Science.
In a recent study, researchers found that people in good marriages lead healthier lives. Learn more on this Moment of Science.
Vitamin C does a lot of good things for the body. It prevents diseases like scurvy, can lower the risk of certain forms of heart disease, and it is beneficial to people with anemia and iron deficiency.