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October 22, 2012

 

Did your parents teach you healthy eating habits?

Parents Model Healthy Eating

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

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.

April 20, 2012

 

Hmm, healthy chocolate? We're skeptical.

Are Antioxidants The Fountain Of Youth?

Reading ads for antioxidant supplements, you'd think you'd found the fountain of youth. What are antioxidants and how do they work?

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?

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 13, 2011

 

The Dawn Of Agriculture (And Health Problems)

According to many studies, the rise of agriculture coincided with declines in human height and overall health.

June 15, 2011

 

What Are The Hidden Costs Of Coal?

An A Moment of Science listener wrote to us: I keep hearing about the hidden costs of fossil fuels like coal. What exactly does it mean? What are hidden costs?

June 3, 2011

 

Should I Have My Tonsils Removed?

Say, "Ahh!" Why do we have tonsils and why are they sometimes taken out?

May 27, 2011

 

Healthy Snacking Dos And Don’ts

We are a nation of snackers. It can be difficult to resist that piece of candy or that soda. However, there is a way to snack healthy.

May 4, 2011

 

Why Does Weight Loss Slow Down After A While?

Losing weight can be a frustrating experience when you hit a point where the weight slowly comes off. Learn why the process slow down.

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