The protein problem: why eating too much chicken might not help your diet

The protein problem: why eating too much chicken might not help your diet When it comes to diet, many health-conscious consumers have come to the conclusion that protein is king. Specifically: chicken. Diet trends, such as the recently debunked Paleo diet, have overstated the importance of eating a lot of meat. At the same … […]


Your child's health: Lazy eye iPad study

Your child's health: Lazy eye iPad study CLEVELAND – Greyson Sluzewski not only likes playing games on an iPad, it is doctor's orders. The six-year-old has amblyopia or lazy eye. “He has been patching for about three years now with little improvement. And, it's becoming much more difficult to … Read more on fox8.com L.A. County […]


Top 10 Worst Diet Choices if You Have Diabetes

Top 10 Worst Diet Choices if You Have Diabetes If you have diabetes, in many ways your diet is your medicine. As diabetes educators, we help patients understand what food and beverage choices are best to avoid. When foods are high in carbohydrates, fat and sodium, they increase your risk for high … Read more […]


Latest Health News

CEO of health care company charged in undercover fraud probe Yet the home visits were classified as treatment for the homebound, enabling a Chicago-based health care company to bill Medicare for thousands of dollars. The 71-year-old man, it turns out, was an undercover confidential source for federal agents who … Read more on Chicago Tribune […]


No training wheels needed! Stationary cycling dominates as new exercise trend

No training wheels needed! Stationary cycling dominates as new exercise trend For many, riding a bike serves as the first introduction to exercise. Children spend entire summers racing their bikes from dawn to dusk throughout their neighborhoods. As we become adults, biking starts to feel more like work and less like fun. While … Read […]


Lawsuit Says Bronx Health Center Turns Away Patients With Physical Disabilities

Lawsuit Says Bronx Health Center Turns Away Patients With Physical Disabilities Michelle Caiola, the managing attorney for the New York office of Disability Rights Advocates, a nonprofit group that represents the plaintiffs, said that while disabled patients faced barriers at many hospitals and health centers, this particular … Read more on New York Times UnitedHealthcare […]


Do fad diets have weight loss benefits?

Do fad diets have weight loss benefits? Everyone wants to look their best for summer time and will often go to great lengths to lose some weight. This is why weight loss is a multibillion dollar industry! It also means that people want to pay for a quick fix or for the newest and most […]


I Want Knife Workouts to Replace SoulCycle as the Hot New Exercise Trend

I Want Knife Workouts to Replace SoulCycle as the Hot New Exercise Trend On this week's True Detective, Bezzeredis hacks away at a wooden wall with surgical precision, and she's dripping with sweat. She tells her sister “I was working out before you came.” Wait. What? That was a workout? I got the feeling that […]


Soybean oil causes more obesity, diabetes, than fructose, coconut oil

Soybean oil causes more obesity, diabetes, than fructose, coconut oil "C57/BL6 male mice fed a diet moderately high in fat from coconut oil and soybean oil (SO-HFD, 40% kcal total fat) showed statistically significant increases in weight gain, adiposity, diabetes, glucose intolerance and insulin resistance compared to … Read more on The San Diego Union-Tribune […]


Latest Diet News

Calories Burn to lose 1 pound of fat: Diet and weight loss tips | BGR Calories Burn Pound Fat Diet Weight Loss Image Source: www.huffingtonpost.com. Think you know how many calories you need to burn to lose a pound? If you answered 3,500 calories, you're wrong, new research shows. DON'T MISS: How have you lived … […]