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After 5,300 years, the last meal of an ancient Iceman has been revealed — and it was a high-fat, meaty feast
Otzi, the 5,300 year old iceman ate a high-fat, meat-lover's diet. But he wasn't 'Paleo,' and he also ate some toxic ferns and wheat. Scientists are analyzing his stomach contents using DNA analyses, and they're finding out that he wasn't in perfect health.
All that spitting during the World Cup could be something called ‘carb rinsing’ — here’s the science behind it
Football players might be rinsing their mouths out with a carbohydrate solution, then spitting it out without swallowing it. According to some exercise and nutrition scientists, this can trick your body into thinking energy is coming, so your muscles work harder.
Calories don't tell the full picture when it comes to healthy eating. In fact, focusing exclusively on a food's calorie count can be misleading. Instead of relying on a single number, dietitians gave us a handful of simple tips to help us clean up our eating game.
Childhood obesity rates have more than tripled in the US since the 1970s, to the point that nearly 20% of kids and teens aged 6 to 19 qualify as having obesity. Being obese as a child comes with serious long-term health effects. But kids with healthy mothers are far less likely to become obese.
Registered dietitian and nutritionist Andy Bellatti gave us tips for how to start feeling healthier quickly. There's no reason you shouldn't feel like the best version of yourself this summer.
Men who ate two handfuls of mixed almonds, hazelnuts and walnuts every day for 14 weeks had a better sperm count than those who didn't in a study from Rovira i Virgili University in Spain.
Roger Federer is widely acknowledged as the greatest male tennis player of all time and fuels his body in a specific way.
Intermittent fasting involves giving up food for a specific period of time per day or week. I tried the 16/8 intermittent fasting method, where I ate normally for eight hours and then fasted for 16. After 10 days, my acid reflux issues improved, and I shed a few unexpected pounds.
Scientists are learning more about how our bodies work, and there are simple actions you can take to make your life healthier. Here are 12 evidence-based things you can start doing today to look and feel great.
Real Madrid CF striker Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the fittest, athletic, and gifted soccer players on the planet — but how does he fuel his body? In this article we detail the diet the Portugal national team captain follows throughout the day.