If you're not sure of the best way to improve your cardiovascular health, results of a U.S. study suggest that it doesn't matter whether you choose to improve your diet, fitness, or both, as long as you lose weight.
A Canadian study has found that deep brain stimulation may help curb food cravings. In fact, the consumption of junk food products, such as soft drinks, cookies and cakes, could be reduced in particular.
Alcohol is a direct cause of seven forms of cancer. Tough words to swallow, but those are the conclusions of researchers from New Zealand, who say they found that no matter how much you drink, alcohol will increase your risk of cancer.
A University of British Columbia study says gay, lesbian and bisexual youth are continuing to purge, fast and take diet pills or laxatives to lose weight while the rates for such behaviour among heterosexuals are going down.