McDonald’s announced that it will gradually stop buying chicken raised with antibiotics that are used in humans. This move will have a large effect on how all chickens are raised in the United States because the fast-food chain is one of the largest buyers o…
Researchers at the University of Wyoming in Laramie say that capsaicin, the chemical in hot peppers that provides the heat, may be helpful as a weight loss supplement. By an expert at the University of Utah is cool to this idea.
Millions of people around the world are affected with diabetes, and many more remain undiagnosed. While there’s no cure to it yet, there are ways to control one of its symptoms, high blood sugar, by consuming cinnamon.
A team of researchers which was funded by the National Institutes of Health and Food Allergy Research and Education has conducted a study to see if early exposure to peanuts played a major role in the development of peanut allergies.
Women who have had weight-loss surgery and who then become pregnant have fewer risks during those pregnancies than do obese women who have not had such surgery. However, they still have some risks not seen in women who haven’t had such surgery.
Obesity is not a one-dimensional issue. It is so complex researchers are still trying to find out what exactly causes it. These include the belief that it may have been caused by a damage to gut health and low-grade inflammation.