June 29, 2022

Only 1 in 5 people in the U.S. has optimal heart health

Researchers found the U.S. population is well below optimal levels of cardiovascular health after applying the Life’s Essential 8™ cardiovascular health scoring, the American Heart Association’s […]
June 28, 2022

No more binge eating: Signal pathway in the brain that controls food intake discovered

Researchers have developed a novel approach to treating eating disorders. The scientists showed that a group of nerve cells in the hypothalamus (so-called AgRP, agouti-related peptide […]
June 13, 2022

Study shows people ‘right size’ portions of high-calorie foods

New research has revealed that humans moderate the size of energy-rich meals they eat, suggesting people are smarter eaters than previously thought.
June 9, 2022

Binge drinking raises risk of developing alcohol problems, even for moderate drinkers

Moderate average drinkers with a pattern of binge drinking were almost five times more likely to experience multiple alcohol problems, researchers report.
June 8, 2022

Pregnant women’s drinking correlates with their partner’s drinking

Pregnant women’s use of alcohol correlates with that of their partner, a new study shows. Paying attention to both parents’ use of alcohol may help to […]