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Ignorance to sex differences may explain why nutrition interventions fail in research
A quarter of people are undoing the benefits of healthy meals by unhealthy snacking, research finds
Fats found in breastmilk may provide answers to why breast is best
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Culinary medicine: Dietary approaches to chronic disease
9 signs you have inflammation in your body. Could an anti-inflammatory diet help?
Fructose intake is a driver of obesity, just like in hibernating animals, study finds
Obesity and Mental Health: A Surprisingly Strong Connection
Full-fat or low-fat cheese and milk? A dietitian on which is better
Starches common in processed grains can curb helpful gut bacteria
Researchers show the importance of the liver-brain axis in Alzheimer's disease
Health organisations call on retailers to commit to restrictions on multibuy promotions
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How Obesity Is Linked to Our Brain and Gut Activity
Can we train our taste buds for health? A neuroscientist explains how genes and diet shape taste
Government announces further delay to introduction of junk food BOGOFs
Obesity impairs the brain's response to nutrients, suggests study
A student's poor eating habits can lead to a lifetime of illness, says researcher
WHO: Artificial sweeteners have no weight-loss benefit, may raise health risks
WHO warns against using artificial sweeteners
Study finds 'concerning' links between BMI and children's brain health
British doctor pioneers low-carb diet as cure for obesity and type 2 diabetes
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Lower birth weight, more weight gain seen with in utero COVID-19 exposure
Improved health during pregnancy - for mothers and their babies - linked with taxing sugary drinks
Why 'Dieting' backfires: Brain amplifies signal of hunger synapses, finds study
Sweets change our brain: Why we can't keep our hands off chocolate
Excess calories during development may alter the brain and spur adult overeating
Small changes in children's sleep lead to significant changes in eating habits, shows study
Maternal obesity can affect foetal development
More evidence that sugary drinks cause weight gain
Study finds common artificial sweetener linked to higher rates of heart attack and stroke
Disordered eating impacts one in five youth worldwide
Offspring obesity: review stresses “urgent need” to address maternal vitamin D deficiencies
Hydration, and Low fat vs Low carb diets? Learning more about the endocrine system could lead to fewer cases of type 2 diabetes and obesity
Mother's health, diet during pregnancy may impact child's later neurodevelopment
Bad diets are not just for Christmas – they’re for life
Some guts are better than others at harvesting energy, study shows
Fatty liver disease endangers brain health
Does diabetes during pregnancy increase the risk of neurodevelopmental conditions in children?
Delays to UK food advertising regulations condemned as unjustified, disastrous attack on health
Adults' interactions at mealtimes influence children's future relationships with food
Residue from rinse agents used in commercial dishwashers found to destroy protective layer in gut
Gut microbes influence binge-eating of sweet treats in mice
Obesity linked to poor brain health in children
Believe it or 'nut,' almonds can help you cut calories
Obesity medicine expert discusses the connection between metabolism and mental health
Highly processed foods can be considered addictive like tobacco products, study claims
Study confirms that processed foods key to rising obesity
Study reveals link between belly fat, blood pressure and food responses