| Apr 8, 2013
| 1:56 PM
The long-established link between red meat consumption and heart disease may have less to do with the fat in the meat than many have assumed, researchers said Sunday.
Writing in the journal Nature Medicine, a team led by Dr. Stanley Hazen of the...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 10:29 AM
Dear Pharmacist: I've had a couple of years of bad insomnia. I've tried medications, but I want something natural. Suggestions? — P.T., Denver, Colo.
Dear P.T.: There are many natural supplements known to help insomnia, among them: GABA, kava,...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 8:02 PM
A popular energy drink made here in Indiana is under scrutiny. The founder and CEO of 5-hour energy is strongly defending his product after claims that it led to 13 deaths in the past four years.
In the midst of this controversy, a group of Purdue...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 11:12 AM
Dana C James, MS, CN, CNS, CDN is a triple board certified nutritionist and is bringing the next generation of nutrition management to her clients. Dana merges nutrition with functional medicine and lifestyle enhancements to enable her clients to...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 12:00 PM
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| Feb 7, 2012
| 5:36 AM
It's time to Get the Skinny on all-natural energy shots – which you just may be checking out if you’re going nonstop from this past weekend’s Super Bowl all the way through the next two weeks of Carnival!
Unlike many other energy...
| Feb 9, 2012
It seems like all that healthy, organic food in your favorite supermarket is just way too pricey.
“The key with healthy eating is to plan and have a little creativity,” said Angela Lemond, Registered Dietitian.
With a little planning, you...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 6:13 AM
The next week is packed with Mardi Gras parades and parties, and it’s no secret that many of us will be celebrating late into the night. And late nights out often mean late-night eating, but that doesn’t mean you’re destined to heed...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Carnival season is synonymous with excess, and even if you start out with the best intentions, it’s easy to find yourself bending – okay, breaking – all rules of moderate alcohol intake. And you pay for it. You wake up feeling...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 8:25 AM
Should elementary schools should be allowed to sell energy drinks? Slate.com ponders that question in a new article:
"Some energy drinks are marketed as food while others are pitched as 'dietary supplements'; the Dietary Supplement Health and Education...
| Jan 16, 2008
Meat and milk from cloned animals and their offspring are as safe as the natural versions, the Food and Drug Administration declared Tuesday, clearing the way for such products to enter the food supply without special labeling.
In releasing its 968-...
| Dec 29, 2009
Ask anyone who's ever taken their child to the grocery store and they'll agree: Avoid the cereal aisle. Most children immediately gravitate toward the colorful boxes that feature their favorite cartoon mascot promising a tasty-yet, sugar-filled-breakfast....