It is well known that in the long run, eating fatty foods is bad for you and can increase your risk of having a stroke or heart attack. But a surprising new study shows that a high-fat diet may actually be beneficial to your health, and help to reduce heart attack damage.
Dieting and fasting may be a little extreme when it comes to losing weight, but it may work just fine in helping to fight inflammatory diseases, according to a new study.
Scientists have identified a unique peptide and hormone that can curb hunger and lessen one's desire for food, potentially leading to future medications that can treat both obesity and binge eating disorders, new research says.
Here's yet another reason to drink wine: it could help you burn fat better. At least, if you drink it - or red grape juice - in moderation, according to a new study.
Climate change is putting picky penguin eaters at risk, according to a new study.
A high fiber diet has reportedly been linked to a lower risk of death, according to a new study.
Blueberries have long been associated with a healthy lifestyle, but this is often attributed to the fact that they are packed full of antioxidants. Now new research has revealed that these incredible little fruits can also help people avoid heart disease, improving the health of their arteries well into old age.
New research shows that mice can delay aging with a high-fat diet, a finding that can possibly lead to new treatments for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease, as well as premature aging in children.
Honeybee diets that consist of natural pollen can help make the flying insects more resistant to deadly pesticides compared to feeding them an artificial diet, new research says.
Past research has said that up to 42 percent of all treated cases of depression do not respond to antidepressants, although it has remained largely unclear why. Now researchers have found that diet can impact how a patient responds to their medication, where fish consumption can help.
When you think of Roman gladiators, you might picture burly, muscular men chowing down on slabs of meat and guzzling down flagons of wine, but these prized fighters were actually vegetarians, according to a new study.
Worried about all the super-fatty meals you've been eating these days? Afraid of gaining some poundage or worse, diabetes because of it? Now researchers are saying that regularly drinking grapefruit juice can help mitigate the adverse consequences of a high-fat diet.
Dinosaurs were the largest animals ever to walk the Earth, and with thousands of them roaming around competing for the same food resources, it's a wonder they managed to survive. But new research indicates that differing dino diets allowed them to peacefully coexist, especially at dinnertime.
Researchers have determined that a very specific species of gut bacteria coupled with a high-fat diet may cause animals to gain weight, causing experts to wonder if it can seriously impact weight loss efforts.