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September 4, 2012

 

No wonder this food can make people depressed!

Is There A Link Between Fast Food And Depression?

According to a recent study, it's possible that eating fast food also raises your risk for depression.

August 24, 2012

 

Check out those calories!

How Do Scientists Measure Calories In Food?

A food Calorie represents the amount of energy that will raise the temperature of one kilogram of water one degree Celsius.

June 29, 2012

 

Get your work out on it can help your work performance.

Can Staying Physically Active Help You Perform Better At Work?

According to a study, being physically active can protect against job burnout, helping you perform better at work.

June 25, 2012

 

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Drinking Calories, Eating Calories

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

February 14, 2012

 

Don't you find nutrition labels confusing?

Shoppers Do Not Read Nutrition Labels Thoroughly

How carefully do you inspect the 'Nutrition Facts' when you're at the store?

February 3, 2012

 

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The Mathematics Of Middle-Age Spread

How much more does an older runner have to run in order burn as many calories as a teenager?

November 7, 2011

 

Want to lose weight? Count how many times you chew!

Chew Your Way To Weight Loss

According to a new study, taking more time to chew could help you better control your weight.

October 10, 2011

 

The Obesity Epidemic Is Caused By Overeating, Right?

One study claims that we eat nearly 600 more calories per day than people did in the mid 1970s. But, the obesity epidemic is more complicated...

September 27, 2011

 

The (Possible) Downside Of Fat Substitutes

According to some recent studies, fat substitutes may not help when it comes to losing weight. In fact, artificially low fat snacks may lead to weight gain.

August 2, 2011

 

Can Food Be Addictive?

"Today, high calorie foods are not only abundant; they contain much higher amounts of sugar and fat than what's found in natural food sources."

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