Category: Healthy Food

Your Favorite Food Combos Might Pose Health Risk by Middle Age

May 5th, 2021
  A new study tries to answer the question, “what food combos put you at greatest risk for heart disease and death in middle age”?   New Study Focuses on Food Combinations   Chocolate, butter and soda pose risk to health by middle age, a new study… more »

Wait Time for Introducing New Food to Babies may be too Long

September 2nd, 2020
  Current guidelines on introducing solid food to infants may hamper efforts to prevent food allergies, researchers say.   New Study Questions Guidelines   The American Academy of Pediatrics and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recomm… more »

Kids’ Fast Food Consumption Back up After Decline

August 26th, 2020
  A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that children and adolescents got 13.8 percent of their daily calories from fast-food in 2015 to 2018, up from 12.4 percent in 2011 to 2012.   Children’s Fast Food Intake… more »

Allowing Children to Make Food Choices can Improve Health

May 20th, 2020
  Enabling children to make decisions about food and educating them about healthy choices through example—can lead to improved nutrition and healthier lifelong eating habits, experts said on May 11.   Children and Food   According to the new scient… more »

Healthier Eating Could Save the U.S. Billions in Healthcare

January 2nd, 2020
Healthier eating could save the United States more than $50 billion a year in healthcare costs associated with heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, and related illnesses, according to a new study. Eating More Green Could Save the U.S. Some Green I… more »