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What Causes Colorectal Cancer?
Several non-genetic factors may increase your risk for colorectal cancer.
Changing Your Diet After Gestational Diabetes
Pregnant women made only small diet changes after a gestational diabetes diagnosis, a new study found.
Want Less Stress? Eat Your Fruits and Veggies
Feeling stressed out? You might want to take a look at your diet.
The Food Poisoning 411
As the weather warms up, you are probably thinking about spending more time outdoors. And, of course, you will have to pick out the perfect snacks for these outings. As fun as this all sounds, it can quickly become dangerous if you're not careful.
Supplements for Depression? FDA Says Not So Fast
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued warning letters to 10 companies accused of illegally selling dietary supplements.
'Fast-Moving' Listeria Outbreak in US
Health officials are investigating a "fast-moving" outbreak of Listeria that has hit four states.
New Dietary Guidelines: What You Need to Know
United States health officials have released new dietary guidelines for 2020 to 2025. Here is what you need to know.
Losing Weight: How Much and How Fast?
When trying to lose weight, how much should you lose and how fast should you do it?
Happy, Healthy Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is a great time to be with friends and family, but it's also a time when it's easy to eat too many unhealthy foods.
Seven Ways to Make Thanksgiving Healthier
It's here — that one day of the year when the whole point is to eat all manner of tasty comfort food with abandon. But is it possible to have a healthy Thanksgiving that's both enjoyable and delicious?