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Black Americans are at greater risk for diabetes-related vision loss than other racial groups battling the blood sugar disease, a new study says.
New results show that it's possible to assess dietary compliance from a blood sample.
Over 11 school districts from around the area and over 200 school employees gathered at Sparta High School Thursday for a school nutrition in-service day.
Problems in NJ's food stamps program put funds at risk The state is working on a fix, said Department of Human Services spokeswoman Ellen Lovejoy via email.
The FDA's definition of 'added sugars' includes naturally-occurring sugars that are isolated from a whole food and concentrated so that sugar is the primary component, as is the case with fruit juice concentrates.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston has been awarded a $1.5 million grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to test the effectiveness of an online health and wellness program intended to improve volunteer firefighters' nutrition and fitness and reduce their risk of obesity and cardiovascular disease .
When you grill a piece of salmon or have a fish taco for lunch, you're getting a good source of high-protein food that provides important nutrients.
Three workers at a Louisiana grocery store pleaded guilty this week to participating in a $7 million scheme to exchange food assistance benefits for cigarettes and cash, federal prosecutors said on Wednesday.
Brooklyn will be the only borough taking place in a national health study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Yes, 'snacking' has its place in health promotion campaigns but there are communication barriers to overcome and recommendations must consider age and meal behavior, a review finds.
Weight-loss advertising tends to target people ready, willing and able to pay for diet programs, special meals or gym memberships.
Kyle Lovern/WDNThe Mingo County Board of Education received updates from several department heads at last week's regular meeting.
Burgers. Dogs. Steaks. Maybe some sausages. We know you've got the grilling part of your Labor Day cookout covered.
I am better at reading labels on the products that I purchase, but sometimes, I feel more confused.
Health and fitness store Total Nutrition will be moving to a new store inside a Benderson Development-owned shopping center.
The 'Saratoga chip' - a snack food sensation first cooked up in 1853 by George Crum in Saratoga Springs, NY - was ultimately overwhelmed by the might of Herman Lay's potato chip.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 04:02 am
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