Artificial sweeteners, such as those contained in diet drinks, don’t actually help people lose weight, a new Canadian study suggests. In fact, they appear to be linked to weight gain and an increased risk of diabetes.
Two prominent African-American pastors have filed suit against Coca-Cola and the American Beverage Association, claiming soda manufacturers knowingly deceived customers about the health risks of sugar-sweetened beverages.
The more people drink, the quicker their cells age, placing heavy drinkers at a higher risk of age-related illnesses, such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, cancer and dementia, according to new research.
British researchers are urging parents not to give up on encouraging their children to eat their vegetables, suggesting the three most effective tactics that parents can use to boost vegetable consumption in a new study.