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Nearly two-thirds of Indian executives are overweight—and that evening samosa is to blame

Nearly two-thirds of Indian executives are overweight—and that evening samosa is to blame

Stressful jobs, sedentary lifestyles, and unhealthy eating habits.
19-Year-Old Goes Blind Due to Diet of Pringles, Bread, Fries, and Processed Meats

19-Year-Old Goes Blind Due to Diet of Pringles, Bread, Fries, and Processed Meats

"I would make him nice sandwiches—and put an apple or other fruit in—and he wouldn’t eat any of it."
“Fussy eater” goes blind after years of eating only junk food

“Fussy eater” goes blind after years of eating only junk food

Poor nutrition can damage the nervous system, even in people with normal weights.
Can you be body-positive and want to lose weight?

Can you be body-positive and want to lose weight?

It’s not a moral crime to want to lose weight—but it's hard to figure out how to love your body while wanting to change it, too.
Should I Give My Child Juice? Here’s What Experts Say

Should I Give My Child Juice? Here’s What Experts Say

Though juice was once a cornerstone of a balanced breakfast, its place at the table has been looking a bit precarious these days. Concerns over excess sugar and calories have led many parents to stop
Study Finds Vegetarians, Vegans at Increased Risk of Stroke

Study Finds Vegetarians, Vegans at Increased Risk of Stroke

A new study found that people on plant-based diets were more likely to suffer strokes.
An Indigenous Group Famous for Its Heart Health Started Using Cooking Oil—and Began Gaining Weight

An Indigenous Group Famous for Its Heart Health Started Using Cooking Oil—and Began Gaining Weight

A group of indigenous people in Bolivia are famous for their healthy hearts, but a new study shows that they are experiencing higher rates of obesity after the introduction of processed cooking oils

Instagram will restrict posts on cosmetic surgery and diet products

You'll soon see fewer ads for "flat tummy" tea and lip fillers on Instagram. The social media platform announced today that it is tightening restrictions on posts related to diet products and cosmetic
Instagram to restrict posts promoting diet culture and plastic surgery

Instagram to restrict posts promoting diet culture and plastic surgery

Instagram seems to be trying to combat the toxic diet culture often promoted by influencers on its platform. The post Instagram to restrict posts promoting diet culture and plastic surgery appeared
Instagram Will Hide Weight Loss Posts from Users Under 18

Instagram Will Hide Weight Loss Posts from Users Under 18

Facebook-owned social media platform Instagram recently announced that posts promoting weight loss products and cosmetic procedures will soon be hidden from users under 18.
One stark graphic shows how we need to shift our diets for the planet

One stark graphic shows how we need to shift our diets for the planet

The calculations were made by the EAT Lancet Commission in an attempt to chart a path to address climate change.
Will and Jada Staged an Intervention Over Jaden Smith ‘Wasting Away’ as a Vegan

Will and Jada Staged an Intervention Over Jaden Smith ‘Wasting Away’ as a Vegan

Jaden Smith's vegan and vegetarian eating habits were concerning his parents.
Diet study says we’re still eating way too many bad carbs

Diet study says we’re still eating way too many bad carbs

Remember the old food pyramid from a couple of decades ago? You know, the one that showed you should essentially eat as much bread and pasta as you could stand while ditching fats? Well, with obesity
Our complicated relationship with comfort food in the age of self-care

Our complicated relationship with comfort food in the age of self-care

Not to brag, but I've had probably dozens of ice cream cones and hundreds of creamy scoops during my 30 years on this Earth. Still, the cone that I remember the most is one I didn’t eat. My parents
Outrage After Researchers Can’t Confirm Red Meat Causes Cancer

Outrage After Researchers Can’t Confirm Red Meat Causes Cancer

An academic study has concluded that there is little evidence eating red meat causes health problems and that most people should not reduce their meat intake, causing outrage amongst anti-meat
Why Am I So Tired All the Time Even When I Get Enough Sleep?

Why Am I So Tired All the Time Even When I Get Enough Sleep?

When you ask someone how they’re doing, if they don’t throw out the usual “I’m fine,” they’ll probably mention that they’re tired, or even exhausted. So what’s going on? Are we all actually that tired

Are You Buying Fresh, When You Should Buy Frozen?

This post Are You Buying Fresh, When You Should Buy Frozen? appeared first on Daily Reckoning. You may think that there’s not much difference between the two, except than one is in the fresh produce
Diet and depression: what you eat impacts your mood

Diet and depression: what you eat impacts your mood

For years a friend has been telling my diet was hurting my general demeanor. Last year I stopped ignoring her and switched to a diet more like what is described in this study. I will never be Mr.
Israel steps closer to winning the race to serve cultured meat

Israel steps closer to winning the race to serve cultured meat

An Israeli cell-cultured meat startup plans to break ground on the product's first pilot production facility.