August 10, 2006
American babies carry more “baby fat” now than ever before, a new study finds. Researchers say infants are 59 percent more likely to be overweight today than they were two decades ago.
August 9, 2006
Parents with small children usually store firearms safely enough in the home, but that’s not always the case when their kids are teens, U.S. researchers report.
July 26, 2006
Are your countertops clutter-free? Do you know how long you’ve had everything in your refrigerator and pantry? Are healthy snacks in plain view? If you answered no to any of these questions – and most of us will – your kitchen is in need of a fitness makeover. Your health depends on it.
July 24, 2006
This answer from the most respected man in health care, Dr. David L. Katz of Yale, O’ Magazine, and The Way to Eat and The Favor Point Diet …
July 21, 2006
For older workers, a pink slip can be a red flag for increased cardiovascular risk.
July 20, 2006
Kids have energy to burn, and experts currently recommend that children get an hour per day of exercise to help ward off heart trouble as adults. But a new study suggests more activity may be needed.
July 20, 2006
For decades, food-industry scientists have been working hard to figure out how better to hook people, claims David L. Katz, MD.
July 18, 2006
When it comes to protein, there are lots of choices besides meat, fish and poultry.
July 17, 2006
Teenage girls who are obese run a three-fold greater risk of premature death in middle age, according to a new study in the Annals of Internal Medicine.
July 14, 2006
Goji, a tiny red berry known to Chinese herbalists for thousands of years, has become the newest craze in man’s quest for the mythical fountain of youth.
July 14, 2006
Nutritionist believes he has discovered an anti-aging secret in the juice of a tiny, red berry called goji.
July 13, 2006
Poorer, less-educated men are more than twice as likely to die as their wealthier, better-educated counterparts, and smoking is to blame for more than half the difference in those mortality rates.
July 12, 2006
Happy diet: David L. Katz, who created the Flavor Point Diet, will teach a dinner seminar at 6:30 pm July 20 at Fort Worth Central Market.
July 11, 2006
The adage “leaves of three; let it be” might become increasingly harder to live by if, as one scientist suggests, global warming produces more abundant and more potent poison ivy. … Dr. David L. Katz, an associate professor of public health at Yale University, said several aspects of Mohan’s findings are troubling.
June 30, 2006
Eating every day should be about health, enjoyment and conducive to weight control,” said David L. Katz, an associate public health professor at Yale.