Are you looking to lose weight and keep it off? Here are MNT's pick of the best dieting and weight loss apps that can help you to achieve your goal.
A new study has identified the sugar alcohol erythritol as a biomarker for increasing fat mass.
What are the common themes of cholesterol-cutting diets? In this article learn about the vegan diet, the Mediterranean diet, and the TLC diet.
NIH-funded research identifies cells in fly brains responsible for regulating protein levels.Have you ever found yourself craving a steak or a burger?
With drug resistance being on the rise worldwide, bacterial infections pose one of the greatest global threats to human health.
Smoothies are a healthful and delicious way to have fruits and vegetables, but they can pose significant risks for people with diabetes. Learn more.
The largest observational study to date of dairy intakes and bone and frailty measurements in older adults has found that increased yogurt consumption was associated with a higher hip bone density...
A new study suggests that gluten-free products have poor nutritional value, compared with their gluten-containing counterparts. This may mislead consumers.
A plant-rich diet that lowers blood pressure and is recommended for lowering heart disease risk may also lower the risk of gout, a study suggests.
What is insulin resistance and what how might it link to weight? Can insulin resistance be reversed and what lifestyle changes may help?
In this article, we look at a variety of risk factors for type 2 diabetes, as well as how to reduce the risk and when to get tested.
Caffeinated energy drinks can trigger serious cardiac events including cardiac arrest in individuals not known to have a specific heart disease of genetic origin.
ImmusanT, Inc., a clinical-stage company developing Nexvax2®, a therapeutic vaccine intended to protect against the effects of gluten exposure while maintaining a gluten-free diet in HLA-DQ2.
Previous research has demonstrated that saturated fat is more fattening and less muscle building than polyunsaturated fats.
Making a grocery list can help people buy nutritious foods and improve their overall health. What should be on your list if you have diabetes?
The dawn phenomenon is a natural rise in blood sugar that happens before a person wakes up. How does it affect people with diabetes? Find out here.
Fast food should usually be avoided, but sometimes you need a quick bite on the run. Can people with diabetes eat fast food without risking their health?
Resveratrol, a natural compound found in red wine, peanuts, berries and the skin of red grapes, may reduce artery stiffness in some people with Type 2 diabetes, according to an abstract presented at...
Increasing affordability expected to hamper efforts to address global obesity epidemic.
In January 2016, the EU imposed a maximum limit of inorganic arsenic on manufacturers in a bid to mitigate associated health risks.