Today’s goal is not to re-create a Norman Rockwell painting, but to produce a festive meal you will be happy to serve on Thanksgiving Day. The biggest change: If you don’t need to present the whole turkey for carving at the table, cook a turkey breast instead.
Vegetables offer not only a variety of flavors and textures--they are also packed with nutrients. But many Americans limit their vegetable consumption to just a few types.
Detailed information on diagnosing and evaluating heart disease in children
Emotional eating affects most everyone from time to time, but regularly letting your feelings guide your food intake can affect your health.
Eating healthy is an important part of a healthy lifestyle and is something that should be taught to children at a young age.
Maintaining a healthy diet is one of the best weapons for fighting cardiovascular disease and other heart conditions.
The kitchen is the "dirtiest" room in the house, according to a recent study, because people are less likely to use strong cleaners and disinfectants in that room.
Choosing how to feed your baby is an important decision that has life-long effects for your baby and for you.
A study in the New England Journal of Medicine showed that following the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet reduced blood pressure. This diet is low in saturated fat, cholesterol and total fat and emphasizes fruits, vegetables and low-fat dairy products.
Omega-3s are a beneficial and essential form of fat, one that your body needs but can't make.
Many people experience late-in-the-day energy lags, but you can take steps to prevent them.
You may think of heart disease as a problem for adults, not your young children. But diet and exercise habits started in childhood can begin a lifetime of heart health, or a lifetime of heart damage.
In a healthy choice contest, fresh fruit would win out over a slice of pie any day. But many of us find it hard to resist the dessert. Here are tips to help you eat nutritiously.
If you are what you eat, that's particularly true for your teeth and gums. When you drink and munch starchy foods, you're not only feeding yourself, you're feeding the plaque that can cause havoc in your mouth.
Triglycerides are the most common type of fat in your body. Most of your body's fat is stored as triglycerides.
Understanding how food affects blood glucose is the first step in managing diabetes. And following a diabetes meal plan can help keep you on track.
Most food additives are safe and beneficial, experts say. What's more, they're everywhere.