Alcohol-attributable death rates were highest in Eastern Europe, sub-Saharan Africa, and countries with low human development indices (HDIs). Across countries, alcohol use disproportionately affected young people and men.
Largest percentage increases seen for those without high school diploma, household income under $25,000.
Agency releases new estimates of physical inactivity across states and US territories.
Lorcaserin may potentially increase the risk of cancer, according to results from a clinical trial assessing the safety of the weight loss agent.
Low-fat diets tied to lower testosterone, even after controlling for other factors.
Depression severity was correlated with dietary quality in patients who reported appetite loss.
In 2018, the World Health Organization (WHO) set guidelines suggesting 60 minutes or more of daily physical activity for adolescents.
The Mediterranean Diet was ranked as the best diet overall for 2020, according to new rankings released by US News and World Report.
Consumption of 4 cups of coffee per day linked to loss of fat mass, reduction in urinary creatinine.
Meta-analysis: Odds of overweight or obesity lower for children drinking whole-fat vs reduced-fat milk.
For patients who are overweight or obese, clinical visits are often characterized by negative interactions and dismissive advice.
Resistance exercise alone or in combination with aerobic exercise was found to be better than aerobic exercise alone in reducing weight loss-induced decreases in hip BMD.
Significant links persisted after adjustment for markers of nutritional quality, metabolic comorbidities.
Guidance focused on dietary patterns may be better to improve healthy eating and promote cardiovascular health, according to the American Heart Association.
Parallel trends seen for increasing current measured body mass index and weight among adults.
Researchers created an experiential education program for clinicians to learn about and follow a whole-food plant-based dietary pattern in order to better counsel their patients on this diet.
Women not meeting vegetable, cereal grain, or folate intake recommendations, iron and calcium requirements.
Supplements may not improve cognitive symptoms in youth who have high endogenous EPA levels.
The majority of adolescents worldwide do not meet current physical activity guidelines.
Timing of exercise and the consumption of mixed-macronutrient breakfast or carbohydrates may have acute and chronic effects on metabolic processes for men who are overweight or obese.