By Christie Rizk | Tue, 05/21/2013 - 12:27
A new study funded by the National Confectioners Association claims frequent candy consumption isn't linked to obesity or heart problems.
By Christie Rizk | Wed, 05/15/2013 - 18:42
Researchers discover a genetic link to levels of bad cholesterol in baboons, and think the discovery could translate to a better cholesterol treatment for humans.
By Christie Rizk | Thu, 05/09/2013 - 13:05
Omega-3 fatty acids may not offer previously claimed health benefits to certain individuals, a new study finds.
By Jonathan Weiss | Mon, 03/11/2013 - 10:35
By using CT scans to look at calcification in the arteries of mummies from Egypt, Peru, the American Southwest and the Aleutian Islands, researchers have found that heart disease was far more common in the ancient world than thought.
By Amber Moore | Thu, 11/08/2012 - 10:13
Statin, a drug used to lower cholesterol levels can also reduce a person's risk of dying from cancer, says a new study.
By Makini Brice | Wed, 10/17/2012 - 12:04
The researchers' findings have buoyed doctors, but it is befuddling, considering the uptick in obesity during the same time period.
By Makini Brice | Tue, 09/25/2012 - 12:57
Previous reports about the idea of eating little and often had been greeted with skepticism.