Doctors not taught to discuss diet, nutrition with patients
Good diet and nutrition can put you on a path to health and wellness, but it's unusual to find doctors who are trained well enough and can spend the time required to have this conversation with patients. In the United States, the traditional medical ...
New nutrition labels will do little to bring quality to American diet
The new Food and Drug Administration guidelines for labels detailing Nutrition Facts are unlikely to make a significant difference in what most people choose to eat for one simple reason: The average consumer does not treat food shopping as a research ...
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Test Your Genes to Find Your Best Diet
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Your genes can help tell you what to eat and influence how diet affects your health. Variants in some of our genes determine how we metabolize and utilize nutrients, a field of study known as nutrigenomics. Nutritional genetic testing is offered by a ...
The Olympic diet: How athletes use nutrition to boost performance
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - It's the fuel that's driving our Olympic athletes -- helping them train harder and race faster. Nutrition is a key component of athletic success. But for most athletes, learning how to eat right is definitely a team sport. For ...
Eric Muth is a sucker for Twizzlers. So, to prevent his sweet tooth from overruling his health sense, his wife knows not to throw them in the grocery cart .
Kim Kardashian shares picture of her scales as she celebrates the success of Atkins plan... with just 3lbs to go And on Friday Kim Kardashian showed that she is only steps away from reaching her goal of 120 pounds as she posted a shot of the scale to Snapchat. The scale read 123.8 and the 35-year-old captioned the picture '#ATKINS,' giving credit for her impressive weight loss to her strict diet.
Why carbs can be GOOD for you: Nutritionist reveals how choosing the right types can reduce tiredness and boost health Diets such as the Paleo and Atkins suggest nearly eliminating this food group, promising this is a pathway to a slimmer body and a healthier self. Yet London-based nutritionist Rob Hobson said they provide much needed fibre, are full of essential vitamins and can combat fatigue.
About halfway into a 28-day fitness and nutrition program headed up by Mikki Reilly at Fitness Transform, I experienced a sustained upswing in energy as I went about my typical weekend. I had woken up 30 minutes earlier than usual and, unvisited by my normal grogginess, dispatched household chores -raking leaves, emptying trashes, unloading armloads of family beach gear from my pickup - with renewed strength and nary a mumbled complaint.
For when it comes to losing weight, there are no one-size-fits-all instructions, and different diets suit different people depending on their genetic make-up, scientists say. This means that while the latest miracle diet might help your friend drop a dress size, it could well be a fat lot of good for you.