diet

food news

19-Year-Old Goes Blind Due to Diet of Pringles, Bread, Fries, and Processed Meats

"I would make him nice sandwiches—and put an apple or other fruit in—and he wouldn’t eat any of it."
Jelisa Castrodale
9.4.19
News

Weight Watchers Under Fire for Diet and Food Tracking App for Kids

The app called Kurbo is referred to as "rewarding and inspirational," but experts believe that it's irresponsible, if not flat-out dangerous.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.16.19
body

We Asked Real Dietitians If Beyoncé's 22 Days Diet Plan Would Actually Work

The body-positive pop star's new nutrition plan is too time-consuming and too little food for the average non-celebrity star to follow.
Emily Cassel
8.1.19
tech-science

Crocodiles Evolved to Be Vegetarian 'At Least Three Times' in the Past

Fossilized teeth indicate that crocodilians had much more varied diets during the age of dinosaurs.
Becky Ferreira
6.27.19
food news

Oh Great, Eating Fast Food Might Wreck Your Sperm Count

Pizza and jalapeño poppers: great for a late-night drunk snack, not so great for your little swimmers, a study says.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.26.19
Food

Dieters Are Paying Internet Strangers to Eat Fattening Food for Their Vicarious Pleasure

Enterprising internet users in China are getting paid to eat McDonald’s, drink bubble tea, and down ‘Western food' on camera.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.16.19
Phys Ed

14 Wellness Influencers Making the Industry More Inclusive

These athletes, coaches, and yogis are a middle finger to the oppressively homogenous wellness world.
Spenser Mestel
4.15.19
microbiome

A Look at the Trillions of Microorganisms That Live in and on You

Scientists are continuing to learn what the microbiome does for our health, and how certain diseases and disorders are associated with changes in your microbes.
Shayla Love
4.11.19
Eat This

What Happens to Your Body if You Start Eating Bugs

They could up your gains, for one.
Grant Stoddard
1.28.19
Health

Gluten Is Perfectly Fine for the Vast Majority of People

There’s almost no proof that going gluten-free will do the average person any favors.
Markham Heid
1.10.19
Phys Ed

The Fat-Burning Effects of HIIT Workouts Are Exaggerated

Here’s a closer look at the science on cardio and weight loss and what it all means for you.
Christian Finn
1.9.19
Tonic

Here’s How Your Diet Affects the Health of Your Sperm

If you’re looking to hear the pitter-patter of tiny feet in the not-too-distant, you may want to consider getting some more of the following into your diet.
Grant Stoddard
12.20.18
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