Doctors should ID opportunities for activity assessment, prescription among those facing barriers to activity.
For older persons, following a Mediterranean diet is associated with an increased abundance of specific taxa linked to markers of lower frailty and improved cognitive function.
A continuous behavioral lifestyle intervention supported by a smartphone app can assist in improving dietary intake and physical activity among pregnant women with overweight and obesity.
Eating a poor-quality low-fat or low-carb diet may not positively affect mortality rates and may even cause harm.
Malnutrition needs to be recognized and treated early to ensure the best possible outcomes for elderly patients.
Among patients with anorexia nervosa, disorder-specific reactions were influenced by homeostatic conditions and not just by the cephalic phase of digestion or awareness of caloric intake.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Palforzia (Peanut [Arachis hypogaea] Allergen Powder-dnfp; Aimmune Therapeutics) for the treatment of peanut allergy.
A study found that patients with anorexia nervosa have a particularly high risk for hip, vertebral, and upper arm fractures.
Does the consumption of omega-3 fatty acid-containing supplements benefit testicular function in young men?
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.