Health

A better way to look at food

(HealthDay)—A "low-energy-dense food diet" sounds like just another weight loss fad, but it's an approach with decades of research behind it.

Health

Smokers have worse diets than non-smokers

Smokers have worse quality diets than former smokers or non-smokers, according to a study published in the open access journal BMC Public Health.

Health

Choosing colorful, healthy foods

Dear Mayo Clinic: I notice a lot of food products, including cereals, no longer use artificial colors. Is this because food dyes are harmful?

Health

ACOG: Assess all active women for female athlete triad

(HealthDay)—All active females should be assessed for components of the female athlete triad, with further evaluation if one or more components are identified, according to a Committee Opinion published in the June issue ...

Pediatrics

Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act linked to more nutritious meals

The Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act (HHFKA) was associated with more nutritious school lunches chosen by students with no negative effect on school meal participation, according to an article published online by JAMA Pediatrics.

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