Movie theater snacks can be hazardous for your health. The sizes are larger than recommended servings (by a lot)! The best strategy for going to the movies? Try not to go hungry! But if you must munch on something, follow these tips.
Have your efforts at dieting sapped your energy without moving the scale at all? Be wary of claims and promises made by diet food manufacturers, and choose sound nutrition principles instead.
You kicked your regular soda habit, and now you’re sitting on cloud nine. But if that cloud is made of diet soda, you may have just created new problems.
Colas and coffee affect women's bone density and could lead to osteoporosis. But tea -- even the kind with caffeine -- and other sodas do not. And men are not affected at all. Confused? You're not alone.
Craving a snack at work? Plan ahead to make sure it’s healthy. A little time spent packing good snack options will keep you on track.
Limiting your salt intake calls for more than just leaving the salt shaker behind. Many foods people eat every day have hidden salt in them. Knowing which foods are high in salt can help you cut back.
Want to curb your kids’ sugar consumption? The answer may be limiting the amount of salt in their diet.
Concerns are building about sugary beverages and their association with obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and heart disease, fueling a debate in New York City. A citywide ban on super-sized sodas was proposed, then struck down one day before it was to take effect.
When it comes to dieting, there's no shortage of misinformation out there. Get the skinny on myths in this slideshow.