It’s no secret that more people are overweight or obese than not these days. But the question continues to be why the rates are increasing, despite so much public health knowledge about healthy eating
Consumption of emulsifiers, additives widely used in the production of processed foods, promotes inflammatory bowel disease and a cluster of obesity-related diseases known as metabolic syndrome, and may
The New York Times has a cool interactive project about what people actually order at Chipotle that, I think, is supposed to shock you with the revelation that the typical order contains 1,000 calories.
fastcoexist.com - About the author Adele Peters is a staff writer at Fast Company who focuses on solutions to some of the world's largest problems, from climate change to homelessness. Previously, she worked with GOOD, BioLite, and the Sustainable Products and Solutions program at UC Berkeley. More
Weighing in at over 120kg Neil Coleman’s goal to retire and enjoy travelling around New Zealand was unlikely. The long-term foodie, school counsellor and writer was only in his early 60s but suffered diabetes,
We're in the midst of an obesity epidemic, the last thing we need is fast food delivered to people's doors, says Judith Woods Not so long ago I heard a fascinating snippet on the wireless about the importance
Councils have been told to do more to limit fast-food outlets in a bid to combat obesity, as health watchdogs warn that two in three deaths before the age of 75 could be avoided Two in three deaths of
You might not be the best judge of that. Here's what you need to know about the health risks of obesity and the simple changes all families can make. Is real baby fat a problem? For the most part, a plump
The answer might surprise you. You know the old adage that eating a late dinner will make you gain weight? Turns out that might not exactly true after all.—but on the flip side, downing a whole meal and
Good Housekeeping - Elizabeth Narins Senior fitness and health editor Elizabeth Narins is a senior editor at Cosmopolitan.com, where she covers fitness, celebrity body language, health news, healthy food, and more.When she's not working or working out, you'll find her honeymooning with her husband and Instagramming away.