Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 20:41
First Lady Michelle Obama plans to announce a series of proposed changes to food labels today, aiming to make healthy choices easier for consumers in a country where obesity is rampant.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 19:13
Every year malnutrition kills over 5,000 children in India alone and the problem is costing billions of dollars to Asian countries, says former Indian football captain Baichung Bhutia.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 16, 2014, 11:58
Researchers from the University of Toronto (U of T) have discovered that the theory behind the popular blood type diet - claiming an individual`s nutritional needs vary by blood type - has been debunked.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 07, 2014, 17:59
The government Tuesday launched a health programme for adolescents, in the age group of 10-19 years, that would target their nutrition, reproductive health and substance abuse, among other issues.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 09:45
For patients with diabetes, it is better to eat a single large meal than several smaller meals throughout the day, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 15:09
Nutrition and diet play a major part in preventing, managing or even slowing the rate of complications associated with diabetes, says an expert.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 09:48
People who increased the number of times they chewed their food before swallowing ate less over the course of a meal, in a new study.
Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 09:35
Older adults who follow dietary guidelines tend to have a better quality of life and less trouble getting around and taking care of themselves, according to a new study.